Chinese New Year Festival celebrated spectacularly in red
gathered in Lao Jow Alley to celebrate their New Year, with Chiang Mai
Municipality as the co-host. Along Thapae Road all the way to the
alley at Wororos Market, thousands of people watched the grand parade,
which ran from Thapae Gate to Lao Jow Alley. The opening ceremony was
presided over by Thongchai Wongrianthong, Chiang Mai’s deputy
governor and Chinese consul Peng Ren Tong.
Chiang Mai Gymkhana win a squash thriller
Saturday January 17, in one of the most exciting squash matches ever seen at
the Chiang Mai Gymkhana Club (CGC), the home team came from 5 matches to 1
down at one stage to triumph 6-5 against the British Club (BC) from Bangkok.
The two teams have enjoyed many memorable encounters in the past but this
year’s was to prove exceptional.