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Chiang Mai Vets Help Myanmar Strays
May 17, 2019

A group of Chiang Mai-based veterinarians are currently assisting the Myanmar Veterinary Association in tackling Yangon’s massive stray dog problem.

Japanese Style Hinoki Land Selected as Chiang Mai’s Cultural Site
May 14, 2019

Japanese style landmark, Hinoki Land has been selected as a cultural site.

Concerns over the Rise of STIs amongst Thai Juveniles
May 10, 2019

Patients with syphilis are rapidly on the increase in Thailand.

Man Furious his 1.5 Million Baht Car’s Air-con Broke after 10 Days
May 24, 2019

CityNews – On 24th May 2019, Thani Sitalaphinant, 51, a Chiang Mai business man working in the tourism sector, and his wife, lodged a complaint at the Damrong Dharma Centre about a brand new 1.5 million baht car (authorities withheld the brand from the media), saying that after 10 days’ use the vehicle’s air conditioning had broken down.

Doi Inthanon to Close Kew Mae Pan Nature Trail for Five Months
May 24, 2019

CityNews – On 24th May 2019 it was announced that the Kew Mae Pan Nature Trail on Doi Inthanon will close from 1st June until 30thNovember this year to allow nature to heal from damages from excessive numbers of visitors, as well as to protect visitors from any hard during the monsoon season.

Community Wins Justice for Grandma Wrongfully Evicted by Ungrateful Man
May 24, 2019

CityNews – Grandma Wanna,66, suffers from multiple diseases, but had only tears of joy this week when she received the title deed of her stolen land back.

BBQ Pork Vendor Steals Mobile Phone to Pay 1 Mill Football Gambling Debt
May 23, 2019

CityNews – At 11am on 23rd May 2019 the police arrested Alin Saefang, 38, a Myanmar national, who had in her possession two mobile phones and a Suzuki motorbike, at her home in Chang Peuk Sub-district.   According to the police, on the night of the 22nd, the police were alerted to the fact that someone had stolen a mobile phone in Sriphum Sub-district. The victim, who was a technical college … Continued

Hunt for Suspect who Fatally Stabbed 61 year old Woman
May 21, 2019

Police are hunting down the suspect in a homicide case involving a 61 year old woman who was stabbed to death.

Burglar on the Loose
May 15, 2019

A prisoner escaped while working at an assigned construction site.

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.

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.

British Consul Visits Key Partners in Chiang Mai
February 28, 2019

HM Consul Kaye told CityNews that this year the consulate aims to launch a campaign focused on British nationals between the ages of 16-25, warning them of the dangers on Thailand’s roads.

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