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Farewell Reception for US Consul General Jennifer Harhigh
June 13, 2019

This Year’s celebration of the US Independence, it’s 243rd anniversary, was bittersweet for many attendees, who also had to say a fond farewell to the US Consul General, Jennifer Harhigh.

AIS Serenading its Serenade Members
June 12, 2019

Celebrating Serenade’s 15th Anniversary – the Ultimate Experience beyond customer care. Receive surprise gifts as we unbox Serenade Day campaign every 15th day of each month from now until year end.

AIS 1 World’s strongest telecoms brand
June 11, 2019

AIS has been ranked the number one World’s Strongest Telecoms Brand 2019, following research and ranking by Brand Finance, a firm which has studied financial strength, investment, service and potential of global brands. 

First Thai student makes it to global finalists at Google Science Fair
June 14, 2019

A 13 year old boy has been selected among 20 students from all over the world to present his project at the annual Google Science Fair.

22 million baht budget spent on improving Maejo highway safety
June 13, 2019

Maejo highway is under construction for better road safety with a 22 million baht budget set.

Store owner demands TMB bank to take responsibility for cheque fraud
June 13, 2019

A shop owner demanded TMB Bank to take responsibility for the cheque fraud that cost him 2.4 million baht.

Fake Banknote Found at the City Pillar Festival
June 4, 2019

Counterfeit banknotes were discovered at the Inthakin Pillar Festival.

A Brit was Attacked in Pai
May 31, 2019

A British man is suffering severe injuries after he reportedly intervened in a fight between tourists and brawlers in Pai.

Turtle Sellers Arrested
May 31, 2019

Authorities hunt down pond turtle sellers at local market.

Medical Marijuana is Here!
May 24, 2019

CityNews – Dr. Somsak Anakasilp, Director-General of the Medical Department announced that the department is currently mapping out the marijuana needs of patients across Thailand in order to match with supplies and personnel.     There have been seminars and workshops conducted nationwide on best practices and safe medical marijuana usage with data coming from the Food and Drug Administr … Continued

Trees May have Caused Sudden Rise in Pollution Levels, NARIT says
February 15, 2019

The increase in air pollution in Chiang Mai may have been caused by trees, The National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand says.

Man in ICU for From Effects of Air Pollution
January 31, 2019

A man is in ICU after being exposed to the annual air pollution.

FFP Wins Chiang Mai Election with Flying Colours
May 27, 2019

The Future Forward Party wins the reelection of Chiang Mai constituency 8 with an overwhelmingly popular sweep in the polls.

PM to Visit North to Address Pollution Issue
April 1, 2019

PM plans to visit northern region to address pollution issue.

Gen Prawit Visits Chiang Mai following Air Pollution Crisis
March 14, 2019

Deputy Prime Minister visits Chiang Mai to inspect air 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.

Chiang Mai Looking towards Blockchain Technology for Solutions
May 27, 2019

The conference, titled “Reforming a Society with Blockchain,” was hosted by Chiang Mai University’s International College of Digital Innovation. Several distinguished digital innovation experts were invited to speak on blockchain technology – how it is currently being used in transactions and how it has the potential to reform Thailand’s society and economy through entrepreneurial businesses if effectively utilised in important social sectors such as energy and healthcare.

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.

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