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Villagers in Bo Hin, Sansai, protest against road closure
January 24, 2020

CityNews – 24th January 2020, Villagers of Bo-Hin Moo 3, Tambon San Pa Pao, Sansai District, Chiang Mai, came together in front of the office of village the fund of Bo-Hin to gather their signatures on paper to oppose an entrepreneur who has allegedly bought a piece of land and has brought labour and machinery to construct a housing project, causing the closure of the road that villagers use in th … Continued

An aquatic Chinese New Year at the Zoo Aquarium
January 23, 2020

CityNews – 23rd January 2020, at Zoo Aquarium, the first of many lion dance performance was held under water. The performance will be put on from today until 27th January at the underwater tunnel at 11.40am and 3.40pm daily. There will be prizes to win of a 20% discount on the 26th and 27th for lucky visitors, a discount which can be used immediately. There will also be free tickets for the first … Continued

Second knickers’ thief nabbed this week
January 23, 2020

CityNews – 23rd January 2020 Hang Dong police announced the arrest of NIrut Pinta, 35, a man from the area who was found in possession of 30 items of used bras and ladies’ underwear. This is the second arrest this week of an underwear thief here in Chiang Mai, with a man being arrested in possession of over 1,000 ladies underwear two days ago. Reports have been made to the police station by a numb … Continued

AIS Serenade is launching Serenade Great Deal
January 24, 2020

Points can be redeemed for up to a discount 18,000 Baht for buying a new smartphone; first deal 25 – 26 January 2020 23th January 2020, following lots of positive feedback of last year campaign, this year, AIS continues with “Serenade Great Deal” with first deals starting during Chinese New Year festival 2020.  Only 200 AIS points can be redeemed as discount for buying new smartphone up to 18,000 … Continued

Villagers in Bo Hin, Sansai, protest against road closure
January 24, 2020

CityNews – 24th January 2020, Villagers of Bo-Hin Moo 3, Tambon San Pa Pao, Sansai District, Chiang Mai, came together in front of the office of village the fund of Bo-Hin to gather their signatures on paper to oppose an entrepreneur who has allegedly bought a piece of land and has brought labour and machinery to construct a housing project, causing the closure of the road that villagers use in th … Continued

An aquatic Chinese New Year at the Zoo Aquarium
January 23, 2020

CityNews – 23rd January 2020, at Zoo Aquarium, the first of many lion dance performance was held under water. The performance will be put on from today until 27th January at the underwater tunnel at 11.40am and 3.40pm daily. There will be prizes to win of a 20% discount on the 26th and 27th for lucky visitors, a discount which can be used immediately. There will also be free tickets for the first … Continued

Clean Air White Paper
May 31, 2019

A ‘White Book’ was published and handed out to all participants who spent the morning listening to a panel of experts in a variety of fields, and the afternoon splitting into smaller groups tasked with proposing and discussing solutions to the myriad of issues faced by the annual pollution crisis.

Clean Air White Paper
May 31, 2019

A ‘White Book’ was published and handed out to all participants who spent the morning listening to a panel of experts in a variety of fields, and the afternoon splitting into smaller groups tasked with proposing and discussing solutions to the myriad of issues faced by the annual pollution crisis.

AIS Serenade is launching Serenade Great Deal
January 24, 2020

Points can be redeemed for up to a discount 18,000 Baht for buying a new smartphone; first deal 25 – 26 January 2020 23th January 2020, following lots of positive feedback of last year campaign, this year, AIS continues with “Serenade Great Deal” with first deals starting during Chinese New Year festival 2020.  Only 200 AIS points can be redeemed as discount for buying new smartphone up to 18,000 … Continued

Spiced Garden to host World Class Bartender Qualifier
January 20, 2020

Diageo Moët Hennessy (Thailand) is partnering up with Spice Garden Chiang Mai to host a contest for mixologists from all over the northern region of Thailand to serve out their best shots. Winners from this regional round will proceed to compete in the national stage in Bangkok. Spice Garden will turn its flamboyant Brasserie & Bar, an outlet with dual concepts to be the venue for these contes … Continued

Bangkok Hospital, Chiang Mai, launches the short film “Running Against Time” focusing on readiness for world-class patient transport, supporting Chiang Mai tourism
December 23, 2019

18th December 2019 – Chiang Mai: Bangkok hospital, Chiang Mai, under Bangkok Dusit Medical Services Plc. (BDMS), launched the short film “Running Against Time” to reflect inter-disciplinary medical staff working together under international standard CAMTS and CAMTS EU to transport patients both on land, water and in the air, with priority consideration to patient safety. Many Chiang Mai tourist bu … Continued

AIS Serenade is launching Serenade Great Deal
January 24, 2020

Points can be redeemed for up to a discount 18,000 Baht for buying a new smartphone; first deal 25 – 26 January 2020 23th January 2020, following lots of positive feedback of last year campaign, this year, AIS continues with “Serenade Great Deal” with first deals starting during Chinese New Year festival 2020.  Only 200 AIS points can be redeemed as discount for buying new smartphone up to 18,000 … Continued

Second knickers’ thief nabbed this week
January 23, 2020

CityNews – 23rd January 2020 Hang Dong police announced the arrest of NIrut Pinta, 35, a man from the area who was found in possession of 30 items of used bras and ladies’ underwear. This is the second arrest this week of an underwear thief here in Chiang Mai, with a man being arrested in possession of over 1,000 ladies underwear two days ago. Reports have been made to the police station by a numb … Continued

Man found with 1,000 stolen ladies’ underwear
January 21, 2020

CitNews – 21st January 2020, police at Lamphun Industrial Estate arrested Verachai Techo, 38, and found in his possession two yaba tablets, four .45 bullets and over 1,000 ladies’ underwear. Following interrogation, Verachai confessed to being highly sexual. He said that after taking yaba he would ride his motorbike to various condos and dormitories in and around the Lamphun Industrial Estate, fro … Continued

Villagers in Bo Hin, Sansai, protest against road closure
January 24, 2020

CityNews – 24th January 2020, Villagers of Bo-Hin Moo 3, Tambon San Pa Pao, Sansai District, Chiang Mai, came together in front of the office of village the fund of Bo-Hin to gather their signatures on paper to oppose an entrepreneur who has allegedly bought a piece of land and has brought labour and machinery to construct a housing project, causing the closure of the road that villagers use in th … Continued

An aquatic Chinese New Year at the Zoo Aquarium
January 23, 2020

CityNews – 23rd January 2020, at Zoo Aquarium, the first of many lion dance performance was held under water. The performance will be put on from today until 27th January at the underwater tunnel at 11.40am and 3.40pm daily. There will be prizes to win of a 20% discount on the 26th and 27th for lucky visitors, a discount which can be used immediately. There will also be free tickets for the first … Continued

Second knickers’ thief nabbed this week
January 23, 2020

CityNews – 23rd January 2020 Hang Dong police announced the arrest of NIrut Pinta, 35, a man from the area who was found in possession of 30 items of used bras and ladies’ underwear. This is the second arrest this week of an underwear thief here in Chiang Mai, with a man being arrested in possession of over 1,000 ladies underwear two days ago. Reports have been made to the police station by a numb … Continued

Man found with 1,000 stolen ladies’ underwear
January 21, 2020

CitNews – 21st January 2020, police at Lamphun Industrial Estate arrested Verachai Techo, 38, and found in his possession two yaba tablets, four .45 bullets and over 1,000 ladies’ underwear. Following interrogation, Verachai confessed to being highly sexual. He said that after taking yaba he would ride his motorbike to various condos and dormitories in and around the Lamphun Industrial Estate, fro … Continued

Murderer of two teachers in Rayong arrested in Chiang Mai
December 2, 2019

CityNews – 30th November 2019, investigative officers from Rayong and Chiang Mai have arrested Supphakrit Sujasee, accused of murdering two teachers in Rayong.  Suppahkrit’s house in Saraphee had previously been searched by police after he became the main suspect in the case. However, he was arrested near the Burmese border in Chiang Dao District. Arocha Suphanith and his wife Priyaporn Piang-ngam … Continued

Chiang Mai Police catch murderer of wealthy lady.
November 1, 2019

CityNews – 1st November 2019, at the office of Provincial Police station region 5, commissioner of region 5 Prachuab Wongsook together with relevant staff made a statement concerning the arrest of Withoon Sritabut or M the suspected murderer who killed Wannee Jiracharoenying and hid the corpse in a refrigerator and cemented it over. ( https://www.chiangmaicitylife.com/citynews/local/hunt-is-on-for … Continued

Chiang Mai Provincial Public Health monitors new year’s gift baskets
December 6, 2019

CityNews – In Central Food Hall, inside Chiang Mai Central Festival, on the afternoon of 4th December 2019, Dr. Narumon Khantrikul, head of consumer health protection division of provincial public health office of Chiang Mai, together with officers of consumer health protection randomly checked gift baskets including those for the new year festival.  They focused on labelling and expiry dates; and … Continued

Tent rental businesses’ mouldy canvas tents to be monitored
December 3, 2019

CityNews – 2nd October 2019, this health concern originated a few days ago from a group of tourists posting on social media about their rented tent accommodation in Mae Rim with cost 1,800 baht per tent, but were found to be covered in du gas and had foul smells. Then, in the afternoon of 2ndNovember 2019, deputy medical officer of provincial public health together with various authorities visited … Continued

Chiang Mai Municipality campaigns to combat dengue
July 9, 2019

Chiang Mai Municipality campaigns to raise awareness on dengue.

e-Driver license is to be eligible as of Sep 20th
September 17, 2019

CityNews – According to Land Traffic Act, B.E. 2562, the electronic driver license will be eligible starting on September 20th. It will be accessible via DLT Smart Licence application. The traffic police emphasises that drivers are required to display their driver’s license, either the physical card or the electronic license, which must be displayed via the DLT application only. If the driver refu … Continued

Police warn of scam call demanding compensation from fake accident
September 12, 2019

CityNews – Maejo Police have warned the public against a scammer claiming to be the police. The warning follows a post on Facebook by an unnamed woman who received a phone call from the number 084-025-4827. The caller said there had been an accident with her son, claiming that they were at the scene with a rescue team. The woman stated that the background noise was convincing with sirens and traff … Continued

Authorities warn against importing pet snakes, as it can violate the law
September 5, 2019

CityNews – Pet snakes imported from Taiwan have been seized. After 12 pet snakes which were imported from Taiwan through parcel post at Postal Customs Service Office in Lak Si, Bangkok, were discovered, authorities have issued a warning that such purchases can be in violation of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) regulations. The pet snakes … Continued

Taking the pollution issue to Bangkok
August 22, 2019

The aim of this Chiang Mai meeting was for medical doctors, researchers and activists to present facts to Benjamas, helping her to understand just some of the complexities and challenges of the situation, link her to key local contacts with data and expertise in the field, and impress upon her the seriousness and urgency of the matter.

Thai elephant industry responds to New Zealand media attack
August 6, 2019

Thai elephant experts respond to an attack of the elephant tourism industry in the New Zealand Herald.

Taking the Plunge in Chiang Mai – some of the city’s best swimming pools
June 25, 2019

Another scorching hot day in Chiang Mai? Why not spend the day relaxing with friends and family at a nearby swimming pool? Whether you’re looking to beat the heat, work on the tan, or chill out and unwind, we’ve got some great suggestions

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