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Thais celebrate Thai National Flag Day nationwide

BANGKOK (NNT) – Thai National Flag Day is celebrated annually on September 28th, to commemorate the day when His Majesty King Vajiravudh (Rama VI) issued the tricolor flag as the current national flag. Thai people throughout the kingdom are organizing activities and singing the national anthem as a symbol of unity. The President of Government […]Read More

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Thailand Celebrates Annual Loy Krathong Festival

BANGKOK, Nov 11 (TNA) – Thailand celebrates the annual Loy Krathong Festival, one of the Kingdom’s oldest and most colorful traditional festivities, on Monday. Loy Krathong Festival dates back centuries ago during the Sukhothai era and has now gained popularity with overseas visitors. Full story: tna.mcot.net TNARead More

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Government invites public to join activities in honor of Her

BANGKOK, 10th August 2019(NNT) – The government has invited members of the public to join activities in honor of Her Majesty Queen Sirikit the Queen Mother’s birthday on August 12. Prime Minister’s Office Permanent Secretary Phatcharaphorn Inseeyong said the government has prepared activities in Bangkok, the provinces and overseas. On August 12, an alms-giving ceremony […]Read More

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Phuket kicks off Chinese New Year celebrations

PHUKET: Phuket Governor Phakaphong Tavipatana yesterday evening (Feb 5) led the official opening of the Phuket events to celebrate Chinese New Year with Li Chunfu, Vice Consul-General of the Chinese Consular Office in Phuket as guest of honour. Instead of the usual state-sponsored Chinese New Year celebrations being held at a public venue in Phuket […]Read More

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Loy Krathong festivities take place nationwide

CHIANG MAI, 23rd November 2018 (NNT) – Loy Krathong festivities took place across the nation yesterday (November 22) with residents of Chiang Mai releasing floating lanterns in accordance with their local Lanna tradition. Thais and foreign visitors in Chiang Mai yesterday observed the tradition of Yi Peng, the local version of Loy Krathong. Some 20,000 […]Read More

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Thailand celebrates Thai National Flag Day

THAILAND, 28th September 2018, (NNT) – Thailand today celebrates Thai National Flag Day, expressing gratitude to His Majesty King Rama the Sixth for bestowing the current version of the flag on the nation 101 years ago. Several provinces have held activities to mark the celebration, which was started last year by the government on the […]Read More