Chiang Mai

CHIANG MAI - A team of earth science experts are conducting geophysical surveys along the Chiang Mai Woman Correctional Institution to search for artifacts and ancient ruins. Asst Prof Krit Won-in, Lecturer at the Department of Earth Sciences, Faculty of Science of Kasetsart University has led...
CHIANG MAI - Chiang Mai provincial administration will organize the 15th Strawberry Fair from February 11th - 14th at Samoeng district office. Event-goers can participate in many activities such as a strawberry contest, floral floats and a beauty contest, to name a few. Couples who are...
The Royal Thai Police arrested a British man on Tuesday, January 6, 2016 on charges of possessing pornographic images of children in Fang District in Chiang Mai. The police were alerted to the issue by the U.S. National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children who...

Countdown activities kick off in Chiang Mai

Monday, 28 December 2015 10:10
CHAING MAI - Chiang Mai Province has kicked off New Year countdown activities in the city center. Several of Chiang Mai’s landmarks such as Thapae Gate, the city moat’s bridge and public gardens have been decorated with colorful lighting and Christmas trees. The festive ambience has...

First winter frost seen in Chiang Mai

Saturday, 12 December 2015 09:25
CHIANG MAI-First winter frost of the year can be seen at Doi Intanon, the highest mountain in Thailand, as temperatures dropped to 3 degrees Celsius. Several mountain tops in Chiang Mai have become colder as the temperatures are declining continuously. The temperature at Doi Intanon was...

US ambassador meets Chiang Mai governor

Saturday, 21 November 2015 10:14
CHIANG MAI – US Ambassador to Thailand Glyn Townsend Davies has paid a courtesy call on Chiang Mai Governor Pawin Chamniprasart. During the meeting, the Governor updated the US Ambassador on economic development projects of Chiang Mai, including the enlargement of Chiang Mai International Airport, and...
CHIANG MAI - A total of 135 flights both to and from Chiang Mai province have either been cancelled or rescheduled from November 24 - 26, in order to avoid floating lanterns which will be released during the Loy Krathong Festival. The Chiang Mai provincial administrative...

Chiang Mai prepares for winter weather

Saturday, 14 November 2015 09:41
CHIANG MAI - Chiang Mai province is establishing a command center to deal with the cold snap this winter. Head of the provincial public relations department in Chiang Mai Ubonrat Khongkraphan said the northern region’s meteorological center had predicted that winter would begin mid October 2015...
CHIANG MAI – Tourism is starting to pick up in the upper part of Thailand after cool breezes arrived. Thai and foreign tourists have been traveling to Baan Mong Doi Pui in the northern province of Chiang Mai to get a glimpse of picturesque flowers. Local...
The operator of Chiang Mai zip-line adventure ride where a Chinese tourist was killed was arrested was arrested after authorities determined the attraction was encroaching on national forest reserve.
Bangkok, 21 October, 2015 – The Chiang Mai-based domestic airline, Kan Air has announced that it will introduce a new thrice-weekly domestic flight between its base and U-Tapao International Airport in Pattaya, starting from 26 October, 2015.
BANGKOK (AP) — A man in northern Thailand stormed into a neighbor's home, hacked five children to death and inflicted multiple stab wounds on a pregnant woman who was watching them, police said Monday. Police said the 24-year-old man, who had a history of mental illness...
CHIANG MAI, 17 September 2015 - The Forest Management Bureau in Chiang Mai on Wednesday reclaimed 600 rai of land in Mae Fang National Park in Fang district, after receiving reports that the areas had been encroached on. 
BANGKOK, 29 June 2015 (NNT) - His Majesty the King has ordered the opening of two special rainmaking units in Chiang Mai and Nakhon Sawan to relieve shortage of water due to droughts. The rainmaking unit in Nakhon Sawan has been assigned to conduct artificial rain...

PM arrives in Chiang Mai

Tuesday, 30 June 2015 11:51
CHIANG MAI, 29 June 2015 (NNT) - Prime Minister Prayut Chan-Ocha is in Chiang Mai to chair the mobile cabinet meeting in Chiang Mai on Tuesday. The premier arrived in the northern province at 4.20 pm on Monday before proceeding to visit Doi Suthep temple and...
CHIANG MAI, 27 June 2015 (NNT) – Chiang Mai province is now stepping up the preparation to accommodate the mobile Cabinet meeting while aiming to propose provincial projects on this occasion. The Governor of Chiang Mai Suriya Prasartbandit has chaired the preparation meeting for the second...
CHIANG MAI, 28 June 2015 (NNT) - Chiang Mai is 95 percent ready for the 2nd mobile Cabinet meeting on June 30, as the province prepares to propose several development projects for budgetary support. The provincial administration has laid the emphasis on security, meeting venue facilities,...
BANGKOK, 28 June 2015 (NNT) - Deputy Government Spokesman Maj. Gen. Sansern Kaeokamnerd on Sunday said it was the premier’s idea to arrange a mobile Cabinet meeting in Chiang Mai province to learn about the local people’s problems firsthand.
CHIANG MAI, May 21 – Participants in the second Asia-Pacific Water Summit adopted the Chiang Mai Declaration in this northern Thai province on Monday, emphasising collective obligations regarding water management for the survival of all countries.

PM brushed aside cabinet reshuffle rumor

Wednesday, 15 May 2013 16:33
BANGKOK, 15 May 2013 Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is ready to listen to certain group’s opposition to the THB530 billion flood prevention plans of the government. 
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