SOCIAL SCENE

DuPont (Thailand) learned all about the miracles of science at the Rydges Amora Thapae Hotel in Chiang Mai. The participants are shown here posing for the official farewell group picture.

Suroch Lamsam (3rd left), marketing and service director of the TT&T Public Co, Ltd., led his staff to donate blankets and clothes, and to provide meals for needy children in Chiang Rai, on the occasion of the recent 12th Anniversary of the TT&T.

Roland Bruhin (CEO Zuellig Pharma, Thailand), Eleanor Hardy (GM The Chedi CM), Rolf Steffen (Regional Director, Zuellig Pharma), Donya Bruhin (Kittipong instigator) and Eric Favre (EAM The Chedi CM) enjoy a Sundowner Cocktail at the Fours Seasons Resort in Mae Rim.

Members of Zonta Club Chiang Mai hosted a dinner for the Zonta Club Khon Khaen at the Empress Hotel. The members visited Chiang Mai to receive first hand impressions of how the two clubs can work more closely together in the future.

Arie de Keijzer recently celebrated his successful Hash and his birthday among a great number of friends and other Happy Hash House Harriers. Arie (back row third right) was his usual self, and one was told that the evening was a long one after Irish coffee had been served.

A jolly good time at To Nobody German Restaurant was had by a group of Tuk-Tuk drivers, enjoying the voucher they had won while supporting the recent Tsunami Relief Gala at Hillside 4. All smiles was Chef Joerg, seen in the center with a barrel of beer in his arms.

Just in time for Valentineís Day, Count Gerald van der Straten Ponthoz and Weerapong Boonklieng hosted an afternoon party at Insii Thai House in Maechan-Chiang Rai. Imported Ovidias Belgian chocolate was the specialty offered of the day. (From left to right) Goson Bhadungzong, Suresh. K. Sachdev of Ovidias Chocolates Bangkok, Margaret Bhadungzong, Paul Doley, Jane Nelson, Weerapong Boonklieng and Count Gerald van der Straten Ponthoz with his can of imported chocolate.

Alastair Connon, Foreign Advisor of the National Federation of Police Monitors (KTTR), had a birthday bash at his house, being congratulated by his wife Hillary, and well-wishers and friends from all over the North of Thailand.