Chiang Rai attempting to boost tourist numbers after a re-think
Somkiart Chuenthirawong, president of Chiang Rai Travel Association and
consultant to the Regional Tourism Federation of Thailand disclosed that
Chiang Rai has recently seen tourist numbers fall.
To attempt to reverse this trend, a meeting was held with the eight Lanna
provinces, Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, Phayao, Phrae, Nan, Mae Hong Son, Lampang
and Lamphun to work out how to develop tourism, and to create strategies to
improve Chiang Rai so it would be the center of the upper Mekong River basin
Street Soccer to honor HM the King at Kad Suan Kaew
16 Chiang Mai teams of 5-player Youth Futsal aged under 18 years old joined
the Street Soccer competition to honor HM the King, held by the Office of
Tourism, Sports, and Recreation in Chiang Mai at Sky Hall, Kad Suan Kaew
Department Store, Chiang Mai.