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Vegetables Increase in Price due to Cold Weather
February 12, 2016

According to reports, due to the cold weather, Chiang Mai has seen prices of vegetables increase due to a limited harvest in this time.

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Public Transport Companies in Chiang Mai Promise to Improve Services
February 11, 2016

An MOU was agreed upon between Chiang Mai public transportation representatives and the government to further improve the standards of pricing and customer service provided in the Chiang Mai on February 9.

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Chiang Mai Airport Welcomes Chinese Visitors, 116 Extra Flight to Chiang Mai Scheduled
February 10, 2016

As usual on Chinese New Year, Group Captain Wisut Chantana, director of Chiang Mai International Airport together with the airport’s executive team and others involved welcomed Chinese passengers arriving at Chiang Mai international Airport on February 9.

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Commercial Building Fire on Suthep Road
February 11, 2016

This morning, February 11, Chiang Mai fire services rushed to a commercial building that had caught fire in the early hours on Suthep road.

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Previously Arrested Pyramid Scheme Fraudsters Re-examined by DSI
February 9, 2016

Officials from the Department of Special Investigations with a search warrant from Lamphun Provincial Court, raided a house in connection to assets believed to be acquired through and illegal pyramid scheme.

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5 Year Old Girl Dies in House Fire
February 8, 2016

CityNews – On the evening of 7th of February, a fire occurred in a house in Nong Pa Krang, Muang District. A child’s body was later discovered at the house.

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Necklace Snatcher Arrested 10 Minutes After Crime
February 9, 2016

A jewellery snatcher was arrested on February 8 after he was arrested 10 minutes after he snatched a gold necklace and hid in a house in the same village.

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CMU Student Murdered by Boyfriend in Brutal Attack
February 8, 2016

A young man was arrested on February 8, after his girlfriend was found brutally murdered in their apartment earlier last week.

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Drug Dealer Killed By Police in Sting Operation Gun Fight
February 4, 2016

A drug dealer was killed by police after a gun battle broke out during a sting operation that went sour in Samoeng on February 3.

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Depressed Father Commits Suicide
February 11, 2016

A 57-year-old man committed suicide in his bathroom in Mae Hia sub-district after suffering from severe depression.

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Kan Air to Offer Free Flights for Mae Hong Son Patients to Visit Chiang Mai Hospitals
February 9, 2016

Kan Airlines has announced that it will be offering free seats to any resident in Mae Hong Son who wishes to see a doctor in Chiang Mai from February to August 2016.

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CPR Training Course a Success
January 26, 2016

Around one hundred people attended a CPR training session at Maharaj Nakorn Chiang Mai Hospital on January 24.

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Thai Veterans Day Celebrated in Chiang Mai
February 3, 2016

Thai Veterans Day was celebrated in Chang Phueak, hosted by the War Veterans Organisation today, February 3.

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Communities Protest Against Building Halal Industrial Estate in Chiang Mai
January 27, 2016

A group of monks and local authorities from 25 districts hosted a meeting at Wat Phan Ohn to sign an agreement to oppose the construction of the Halal Industrial estate in Chiang Mai.

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Consular Corps Donates Children’s Gifts to Police Region 5 on Behalf of 16 Countries
January 12, 2016

Ben Svasti, acting secretary of the Consular Corps, donated children’s gifts on behalf of 16 countries to Police Region 5 as part of their children’s day event.

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Obituary: Mark Fenn
January 18, 2016

Mark Fenn, CityNews editor (2014-2015) passed away in his sleep early Sunday morning. He was 38 years old. Mark was a journalist who was passionate about politics and who had worked in highly regarded publications including the South China Morning Post, the Bangkok Post and the Straights Times.

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After the Rape: How a victim is treated by the press, the authorities and the very vocal online commentators.
November 6, 2015

CityNews – After the Rape: How a victim is treated by the press, the authorities and the very vocal online commentators.

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After the Rape: How a victim is treated by the press, the authorities and the very vocal online commentators.
November 6, 2015

CityNews – After the Rape: How a victim is treated by the press, the authorities and the very vocal online commentators.

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Letter Response: Elderly Friendly?
September 15, 2015

Citylife reader Jonathan Nash wrote a letter to the editor this month requesting our help.

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Perfect Balance by Monocle
July 22, 2015

What’s it like – being a second city? On duty for The Escapist, Robert Bound found Chiang Mai to be an ancient town with a contemporary buzz of bars, bands and boxers, wonderful food and beautiful girls on scooters. It doesn’t feel like it’s in a race with Bangkok, or anywhere else for that matter.

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Meeting of Styles Comes to Chiang Mai
April 21, 2015

Last weekend, April 17-18, saw the second annual Meeting of Styles (MOS) held by As You Wish Services in Chiang Mai.

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ทางแยกแม่โจ้: Maejo Junction and Ping River Expansion
August 6, 2015

ใครๆที่ได้ขับรถผ่านแยกแม่โจ้ บนถนนซุปเปอร์ไฮเวย์ ไม่นานมานี้ อาจสังเกตเห็นว่าไหล่ทางที่เคยเรียงรายไปด้วยต้นมะฮอกกะนีสูงใหญ่นั้น ปัจจุบันมีแต่รถแทรกเตอร์จอดระเกะระกะเต็มไปหมด สำหรับพวกเราส่วนมาก นี่เป็นเพียงสิ่งผ่านตาเราไปโดยไม่ได้รับความใส่ใจ แต่สำหรับชาวบ้านในละแวกนั้นแล้ว โครงการก่อสร้างครั้งนี้จะมีผลกระทบต่อวิถีชีวิตของพวกเขาอย่างหลีกเลี่ยงไม่ได้ บริษัทเชียงใหม่ คอนสตรัคชัน ได้เซ็นสัญญากับกรมทางหลวงเพื่อที่จะขุดอุโมงค์ขนาด 6 เลน ใต้แยกแม่โจ้ และขยายถนนซุปเปร์ไฮเวย์ เป็น 10 เลน ไปเป็นที่เรียบร้อยแล้ว

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Obituary: Mark Fenn

January 18, 2016

Mark Fenn, CityNews editor (2014-2015) passed away in his sleep early Sunday morning. He was 38 years old. Mark was a journalist who was passionate about politics and who had worked in highly regarded publications including the South China Morning Post, the Bangkok Post and the Straights Times.