The Community Development Department, Chiang Mai PAO,
Chiang Mai Provincial Authorities, and the Chiang Mai Provincial
Community Development Office recently organized the ‘Gifts for Mum’
festival at Central Airport Plaza from August 6-10 in
anticipation of the celebration of HM the Queen’s Birthday on August
12. The festival featured 3-5 Star OTOP gifts and good quality
selected products from throughout the province, ideal gifts for mum.
Well known long term expat Jerry Nissen celebrated
his birthday a day late on Saturday, July 31 at his house with
friends. Here is Jerry Nissen, left, Sherman Miles, Jerry, and
On August 2, Roj Thuwanasin, center, Chairman of
Chiang Mai Zoo Aquarium drew the lucky winning tickets from those
who sent in the answers to the aquarium for the Q&A fun and games.
The lucky winners are Tiwathip Praphanjul and Aphitchaya Padlar from
Lampang, Phanthep Thanool and Thanathat Nilkaew from Chiang Mai, and
Naisakarn Chantarajfrom from Phitsanulok. The winners are invited to
join in the releasing of the turtles and sharks back into the sea on
August 10 at the Sea Turtles Conservation Center in Sattahip
Deputy Governor of Chiang Mai Worakarn Yokying,
centre, presides over the opening ceremony of Chiang Mai Innovation
Market and Lanna OTOP Village Exhibition (CIM & LOVE 2010) , which
was held at CMU ‘s Conventional Center on July 30. With him
are the organizing committee members.
Deputy Governor of Chiang Mai Chumporn Saengmanee,
4th right, presided over the opening ceremony
of the first joint fair, called “Lanna Ways of Life, and exposing
the Andaman,’ which was organized at the Chiang Mai University’s
Art and Culture Center on July 30, to promote tourism products
and services for Chiang Mai and the links between the North and
South. With him, are the organizing committee members.