SOCIAL SCENE

Bertil Lintner (left) signs his new book ‘Great Leader, Dear Leader’ for Bernard and Erika Gregory, American residents in Chiang Mai. The Writers Club and Wine Bar was the venue for the book launch.

Andres Rubio (center), the new Colombian general manager at Imperial Mae Ping Chiang Mai, welcomed a group of journalists on their promotion tour: ‘Let’s go to the top of Thailand’.

Dr. Boonthong Poocharoen, president of Payap University, and students welcomed Katsuhiro Shinohara, the Japanese consul general of Chiang Mai, during the “Lanna - Japan cultural exchange festival”

Associate Professor Wanchai Sirichana, president of Mae Fah Luang University, and Dr. Vijay Bhatkar, committee advisor of International Institute of Information Technology in Pune, India, have produced a higher IT curriculum to support Asian market needs.

Amari Rincome’s general manager, Wim Fagel (second left) is seen here during a recent cocktail reception with his long-staying and regular guests.

Marc Dumur (center), asst. managing director at The Legend Chiang Rai Boutique Resort & Spa, with Dr. Jean Jeurissen (left) and Chris Ho (right) during the Ovidas Belgian chocolate reception.

Seen while enjoying some nice red wine at French-Swiss restaurant Chez Gibus were (from left) Emmanuelle Terrien, Janine Charron and Lydie Decroix.

ML Preeyapun Sridhavat (front row, center) and her friends from Business and Professional Women’s Associations (BPWA) all over Thailand joined the candle lighting ceremony at Dusit Island Resort in Chiang Rai. The ceremony is organized annually by the Federation of Business and Professional Women’s Association of Thailand (FBPWA) at the end of February. All BPWA from 160 countries perform various activities to enhance women’s potential and skills.