Latest News by CityNews

Boutique Corporation Gifted Ten New Desktop Computers for Students at Intanon Wittaya School in Chiang Mai
January 21, 2019

On December 22, 2018, Christmas arrived early for the Intanon Wittaya School in Chiang Mai, when top executives from leading Thailand property development company Boutique Corporation PCL presented ten desktop computers to the school.

Cherry blossoms are in full and spectacular bloom at Baan Khun Chang Khian atop Doi Suthep-Pui mountain range.
January 18, 2019

CityNews – Cherry blossoms are in full and spectacular bloom at Baan Khun Chang Khian atop Doi Suthep-Pui mountain range and is drawing in the big crowds.     On the 18th January 2019 there were reports that the temperatures had dropped dramatically which led the cherry blossoms on top of Doi Suthep to go into bloom. The blossoms are expected to go into full bloom by early February and w … Continued

Kongs are Kings of Huay Tung Tao
January 18, 2019

Kongs are Kings of Huay Tung Tao   CityNews – Following the popularity of the family of giant straw King Kongs at Huay Tung Tao, authorities have started construction on a new addition to the diplay…a King Kong head. Using 500 bamboo pieces, costing 200,000 baht this gateway Kong invites tourists to tie a string on the sculpture for good luck.   Touting this attraction as the location of … Continued

Mall Accused of using 200 Million Bt of Public Land for Fountain Court
January 22, 2019

Assoc. Prof. Chuchoke Aryupong has pointed out that the corner of Huay Kaew Road and the Superhighway, which today is used as a fountain court by Maya Lifestyle Mall, is in parts, public land belonging to the Royal Highway Department.

Today’s Snippet of History: Old Lamphun Road
January 22, 2019

There is a little-known annual event held along this route at old city pillar where they are building a new shrine, Phra Sri Song Muang and Pu Kum Nga Khiao statues, where locals bring joss sticks, flowers, candles, seven colours of satin and garlands for respect.

Man, 65, Drowns Himself
January 21, 2019

On arrival they were told that there was a missing person who was suspected to have drowned in the pond.

Four Banks Embroiled in Cosmetic Businessman’s Missing 8 Million Baht
January 18, 2019

Four Banks Embroiled in Cosmetic Businessman’s Missing 8 Million Baht     CityNews – After a Facebook user named Amitre Chawala posted a picture and story of a bank employee faking his signature on cheques, losing him over eight million baht, netizens were shocked that four large banks referred to by Amitre as ‘green, purple, and sky-blue, royal blue’ coloured banks didn’t appear to be t … Continued

Anti-Drugs Mum Caught with 1.5 Million Yaba Pills  
January 18, 2019

Anti-Drugs Mum Caught with 1.5 Million Yaba Pills    CityNews – On 18th January 2019 the 5th Region Police took a search warrant to Pillow Housing Estate in Patan Sub-district, Chiang Mai but failed to find any incriminating evidence. On 6th December 2018 authorities in Phrae Province had set up a police checkpoint which stopped a Toyota Hyundai van being driven by ‘an attractive woman’ calle … Continued

‘Oedipal’ Man who Killed his Father and Sexually Assaulted his Mother Arrested
January 15, 2019

A man killed his father and sexually assaulted his mother was being hunted but has now been arrested.

Chiang Mai University Opposing the Drug Draft Bill
September 3, 2018

Faculty of Pharmacy, CMU, is opposing the drug draft bill concerning the safety of consumers’ health.

NBTC Set Up a Call Centre to Report on Hype Advertisements
August 31, 2018

A conference was held to discuss the ethics and potential misinformation regarding the advertisement and promotion of health products.

CMU to Hold a Discussion Panel on the Controversial Drug Draft Bill
August 29, 2018

Faculty of Pharmacy, Chiang Mai University will be holding a discussion concerning the proposed drug draft bill.

PM Visits Mae Chaem
January 14, 2019

The Prime Minister visits Mae Chaem.

Judges Claim Intimidation, Sue Protesters of Scar of Doi Suthep
December 4, 2018

The Judiciary Office has filed a lawsuit against the anti-scar of Doi Suthep campaigners.

His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester, visits Thailand for education, remembrance and charity
October 16, 2018

His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester arrives in Bangkok today for an official visit that signifies the strength of the UK-Thailand partnership.

Garden Fair Recipients Share Their Donation Suceesses
June 22, 2018

Citylife Garden Fair recipients reveal the projects paid for by all of your kind donations and support.

15 Chiang Mai Restaurants Selected by Thailand Tatler’s Thailand’s Best Restaurants
May 15, 2018

Congratulations to Chiang Mai’s 15 fine dining restaurants which were selected by Thailand Tatler as some of Thailand’s Best Restaurants.

The Seven Dangerous Days Myth
April 20, 2018

When you look at the numbers today it is quite clear to see that the ‘seven dangerous days’ are no more dangerous than any other day of the year on Thailand’s roads. Actually, they’re safer.

Citylife Joins TAT Tour of Nakhon Sawan
December 4, 2017

Nakhon Sawan hits high season as travelers flock to the city to experience the exotic activities they have on offer. Citylife takes a trip to see what new is on offer this year and spy out the best spots in the province that can’t be missed.

Chiang Mai Welcomes a VR Experince
October 19, 2017

On October 17, the VR Cafe located in Chang Klan invited a number of press outlets to experience and promote their brand new VR cafe, equipped with top of the range VR equipment for all ages to enjoy.

Heavenly Culture, World Pace, Restoration of Light
August 24, 2016

Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL) is a global organization found in South Korea by Chairman Man Hee Lee, that is committed to spreading world peace through their Legislate Peace Campaign. HWPL and it’s three years of community support from all over the world hope to pass the Declaration of Peace and Cessation of War (DPCW) to the United Nations, an enforceable law that would preserve human rights by refraining States from using military force that would, in turn, impact another’s political independence and freedom.

เชียงใหม่จัดยิ่งใหญ่ จุดเทียนถวายอาลัย พสกนิกรกว่า 3.5 หมื่นร่วมพิธี ล้นอุทยานหลวงฯ
November 3, 2016

วันที่ 2 พ.ย.59 เวลา 18.39 น. ที่ลานหน้าหอคำหลวง อุทยานหลวงราชพฤกษ์ จังหวัดเชียงใหม่ ม.ล.ปนัดดา ดิศกุล รัฐมนตรีประจำสำนักนายกรัฐมนตรี ร่วมกับประชาชนชาวเชียงใหม่กว่า 35,000 คน นำโดย นายปวิณ ชำนิประศาสน์ ผู้ว่าราชการจังหวัดเชียงใหม่ จัดพิธีจุดเทียนถวายอาลัยพระบาทสมเด็จพระปรมินทรมหาภูมิพลอดุลยเดช โดยพสกนิกรชาวเชียงใหม่ทั้งหมดที่มาร่วมพิธียืนเต็มทั้งลานราษฎร์รักบาท (บริเวณหน้าหอคำหลวง) และลานราชพฤกษ์ ซึ่งจุคนได้ราว 20,000 คน รวมทั้งเต็มลานต้นโพธิ์แห่งความจงรักษ์ภักดี

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


Search for Places in Chiang Mai!

Little Kitchen

A cosy restaurant consisting of only four coveted tables located not so far from San Pa Koi Market, this is a place where you can casually enjoy Thai cuisine in an intimate setting.

Café Kantary

One of the most beloved cafés in town, every sweet served here is homemade and prepared with high quality ingredients. Pastries are made fresh daily with choices of thick homemade ice cream for you to choose.

Mira Restaurant

The lovely Mira Terrace has been renovated giving the resort’s restaurant a new ambience. The old terrace has been walled up with a new open air space that brings you closer to the river.

The Mellowship

For a sophisticated European experience, try the Cuboanra, a toast topped with baked champignons, cheese and crispy fried bacon which goes very well with a ruby red negroni — the slight bitter tastes of the Campari and lime peel cuts the richness of the cheese.

Nana Jungle Café and Restaurant

The indoors-outdoors design has placed a green garden style zone at the back with fancy waterfall and table sets. Focusing on pastries, the breakfast sets promise to put you in a good mood at the start of the day.

LDC Dental Clinic

LDC Dental Chiang Mai Branch clinic, offers outstanding services and professional dental care. All services are provided by dental specialists, such as endodontists, offering expertise in various fields of dentistry.