The Chiang Mai Friends Group met at The Rim Hotel in July. The
guest speaker was Chartchai Chinawatra Director of Technical Services
&Planning Division of Chiang Mai Municipality. (Photo courtesy of
SKAL Chiang Mai and Northern Thailand held the July
meeting at the Le Meridien Hotel on Wednesday, July 27, 2011.
(Photo courtesy of CityNow!)
Singer Book Kitavadhana and partner in Nimmanhaemin soi 17 clothing
store So What Paris? Kevin Barbet enjoy the music at Sangdee
Gallery on Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5. (Photo by Ronnakit N-kham).
Air Asia executives joined 60 Hmong hilltribe
children at the Chiang Mai Zoo Aquarium on the 29th of July. Air
Asia sponsored the visit to the Aquarium for underprivileged children
and to give them the opportunity to view ocean life. The children got a
chance to see 20 baby sharks before they were sent back to Phuket to be
released off Cape Panwa the next day.
Chiang Mai Mayor Tussanai Buranupakorn, City Administrator Dr. Ken
Santhitham and municipality civil service employees shot a birthday
greeting at the NBT TV station in preparation for the upcoming birthday
of HM the Queen on August12.
Members of the Chiang Mai branch of the Thai Red Cross set up a mobile
blood donation unit at Central Airport Plaza on Wednesday, July
20, 2011. Members of the public came to donate blood for the Red Cross
to distribute to hospitals.
Mojin Pichayaporn, teaching at Santi School of Music on Sirimangkalajarn
Soi 5 performs at Sangdee Gallery on open mike night on Thursday,
July 21, 2011. Khun Mojin studied music at Chulalongkorn University and
only recently moved to Chiang Mai. (Photo by Ronnakit N-kham).
Orachorn Chantarawiwattana , center, Acting Director of Region 5, and
General Manager of Central Plaza, Chiang Mai Airport Shopping Center,
made merit on Asarnha Bucha Day with administrators and staff of Central
Aiport Plaza at Wat Sri Suphan on Wualai Road.
Aye Naphat, Wouter Van der Stichel, owners Pharrel “Paris” Mehdy and
Kevin Barbet, designer Max Tanakorn and LiLi Tan at the grand opening of
the So What? Paris clothes shop on Nimmanhaemin Soi 17 on
Thursday, July 14, 2011.
The Deputy Mayor of Chiang Mai awarded certificates to community health
volunteers at the Municipal Hall on Thursday, July 14, 2011.
PheunThai held its annual board meeting on Thursday, July 7 at CoCo
OK Restaurant on Huay Kaew road, re-electing President Wuttipong
Arayatumsopon as well as adding new board members. Pictured here from
left to right, first row: Dirk Weeber Arayatumsopon, Rudolf Langenhorst,
Marisa Chuchan, Wuttipong Khotbuntao. 2nd row: Vanita Sethi, Phanna
Langenhorst, Janet Henry, Isabella Benusilho, 3rd row: Frank Sethi,
Maurice Benusilho, Khun Urai, Dennis Henry and Werner Jung. 4th row:
Xavier Delage also one of the partners and owners of CoCo OK
restaurant. PhuenThai members extended their thanks to Khun Jupapan
and her kitchen team of CoCo OK (not pictured).
The Foreign Investors Club held their semi-monthly
meeting at the Kantary Hills Hotel on Thursday, June 9, 2011.
Issues such a minimum wage increases, recruitment, training and human
resource development were discussed during the July 2011 meeting of the
FIC (Chiang Mai / Lamphun). (Photo courtesy of Martin Venzky-Stalling).
Members of the Royal British Legion gathered for
their meeting at the Olde Bell Pub on Loi Kroh road, Wednesday,
July 6, 2011. The Royal British Legion meets at the Olde Bell Pub
on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month.
Chiang Mai’s Kantary Hills Hotel F&B Manager
Prasert Boonsuk presents Una Schneider, the new president of the Chiang
Mai Rotary Club with Nimman Bar and Grill Restaurant Gift Vouchers
during a Rotary celebration at the hotel’s Doi Suthep Room.
North Gate Jazz Co-op kicked into gear on Wednesday, June 27 with 8
bands making an appearance at the popular club. The venue was packed for
some terrific musicians playing great jazz.
Sangdee Gallery owner Po Garden and singer Book Kitavadhana enjoy the
music at Sangdee Gallery on Wednesday, June 27.
Mrinalini “Tina” Rai and Donjai Srivichainanda enjoy a
housewarming party at the home of Jonas Dept on Tuesday, June 26.
Actor Neville Powis joins Traci Morachnick for another
fun night out at Sangdee Gallery located on Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5.