Premier invites tourists to Khlong Phadung Krung Kasem Market


BANGKOK – The prime minister has invited Thai and foreign tourists to Khlong Phadung Krung Kasem Market near Government House.

Prime Minister Gen Prayut Cha-o-cha said Khlong Phadung Krung Kasem Market is presenting the land of smiles event from now until February 26th, hosted by the Ministry of Culture. 

The event supports the traditions and culture that are unique to various regions and features unique products from local communities. The event will alternate themes to attract visitors and encourage consumer spending.

February 1st-7th which is the first week features a prosperity market to coincide with the Chinese New Year.

The second week, from February 8th to February 14th, will be a celebration of Valentine’s Day.

The third week, from February 15th to February 21st, will be on the theme: “Market of Happiness”.

The final week, from February 22nd to February 26th, will be presented on the theme: “Market of Merit” in order to celebrate Magha Puja Day.