Chiang Mai

Top 10 Thai foods you must try

Thailand is known around the world not only for it's breath taking scenery, beautiful hosts but also for their food.…

1 week ago

And then there were three. Bidding for Airport duty free concession.

Only three Thai bidders - King Power Duty Free,  a consortium led by Bangkok Airways, and a bid by Royal…

2 weeks ago

Airports of Thailand open bidding for new duty free contracts at three airports

Airports of Thailand (AoT) says they will finalise the bidding process to announce who will manage the commercial areas at…

2 weeks ago

Weather warnings issued for Thailand’s north, central, east and upper south

Residents from the upper south to the north of the country are being warned to brace themselves for heavy monsoonal…

3 weeks ago

Top 10 hard truths of living as an expat in Thailand

There will be bumps along the way between your visits to the beach, bar and immigration office (sometimes the bumps…

4 weeks ago

Police and drug courier injured in shootout at Chiang Mai checkpoint

FIL PHOTO: A police checkpoint set-up in the Chiang Mai city area - Chiang Mai Citylife Three alleged drug couriers have…

4 weeks ago

Chiang Mai songthaews and tuk-tuk drivers complain about Grab

Drivers of red public songthaews and tuk-tuks have submitted a petition to Chiang Mai's provincial governor complaining about the Grab…

1 month ago

New rugby league for northern Thailand – The Lanna Rugby Tens League

With the expansion of rugby in Asia, often the drivers are still individuals at grassroots levels who are making a…

1 month ago

Thailand’s Michelin Guide adds Chiang Mai

Michelin say they're extending The Michelin Guide in Thailand to cover the northern city of Chiang Mai with the new edition The…

2 months ago

Mae Hong Son continues to be plagued with fires

Mae Hong Son province continues to be plagued by forest fires despite the ban and the raging haze and smoke…

2 months ago

Central and north swelter with threats of summer storms

The mercury shot up to 40C in Bangkok yesterday and 35 other provinces in north and north-east Thailand also experienced…

2 months ago

Developer pulls the plug on 500 million baht retirement project in Chiang Mai

PHOTO: Sunshine International Retirement Residence & Serviced Apartment, Hua Hin Sunshine International, Thailand’s leading brand of retirement residences says that…

2 months ago

New fires in the North likely to be arson – Army

by Nathawat Laping  Some 1,000 combined professional and volunteer firefighters are battling a major forest fire in the mountainous area…

2 months ago

Northern smoke haze easing slowly

Either by hard work, serendipity or pure luck, the smog and haze in the North has eased considerably within the…

2 months ago

Songkran Survival Guide – Top 10 Tips (2019)

Songkran is a celebration of the Thai New Year on April 13 each year. What started as a respectful washing…

2 months ago

German tourist beaten over Chiang Mai karaoke bar bill

by Thanakorn Wongnang A German tourist in Chiang Mai has filed an official complaint with police, claiming he was assaulted…

3 months ago

Specialist clinics for pollution-related symptoms to be set up around the country

The Public Health Ministry says they are now preparing to set up specialised clinics to treat patients suffering from pollution-related…

3 months ago

Where there’s fire, there’s smoke – Lampang mountains

Adding to the air pollution woes of the north, bushfires have been keeping state firefighters and volunteers busy trying to…

4 months ago

Air quality in 9 northern provinces worse in March-April

Smog problems in nine of Thailand’s northern provinces is forecast to get worse during the next two months due to…

4 months ago

Chiang Mai’s sword-wielding song thaew driver charged over intimidating tactics – VIDEO

Story from Sanook. Video from Thai Rath The red song thaew driver, who followed a white sedan around the moat…

4 months ago