SOCIAL SCENE

Wine Gallery Chiang Mai and Wine Care Co. organized “Almaviva Vertical Tasting and Wine Dinner” experiencing Chilean Bordeaux-style wines, at “Farang Ses”, French Restaurant, Mandarin Oriental Dhara Dhevi Resort. (From left) Rodolphe Gay, food & beverage manager, Mandarin Oriental Dhara Dhevi Resort; Bernado Vogt commercial manager, Almaviva; Busarin Larpadisorn managing director, Wine Gallery Chiang Mai; and Savas Rattakunjara executive assistant manager, Mandarin Oriental Dhara Dhevi Resort.

The Morning talk show program unit from SBS, Korea, followed prominent actors Choi Run and Lee Jung Hee, who attended the recent Lanna wedding ceremony. They choose the Imperial Mae Ping’s Lanna Pavilion for their farewell dinner before returning home.

Junnapong Saranak (back row second right), director of the TAT northern region’s office, was the guest of honor at the grand opening party for the Chiang Mai Sixes at the Pornping Tower Hotel, with Renita Bromley feeling very much at home in the midst of the cricket-teams representatives.

Santhad Saksoong, on behalf of Chiangmai Correspondents Club, received a cheque from Jirawilai Kengkarnkah, deputy managing director of Kad Suan Kaew, in support of the upcoming “30th Larb Festival 2005”.

Panupong Sakdatorn, chairman of the board of Niyom Phanich Co., Ltd. and Slin Limlenglert, chairman of the board of Saha Panich Co., Ltd., give supplies to students of Baan Tha Salah School in Muang, Chiang Mai.

Alan Hengami (left) who has just opened the first Chiang Mai Kebab outlet, welcomed Subway Sandwich’s Robert Villa and his wife Ha-thaikarn, who enjoyed the kebabs, samosas and home-made pita breads.

Kwan, guitar, and Sai, violin, two teachers from Santi Studio impressed both audience and participants at the recent High Scores Concert held at Thai National Culture Center, Bangkok.

Scott Ong (center), general manager of the Novotel Chiang Mai welcomes THAI’s staff on their visit to the hotel on March 19.