160 Chiang Mai Flights Adjusted to Avoid Sky Lanterns During Loy Krathong

Khom Loys (Hot Air Lanterns) during the Loy Krathong Festival
People releasing Khom Loys (Hot Air Lanterns) during the Loy Krathong Festival. Photo: John Shedrick / flickr.

CHAING MAI, Nov 24 (TNA) – Chiang Mai Airport has announced changes to its flight schedule during the Loy Krathong festival, with adjustments affecting up [Read More…]

Prayut Will Open Loy Krathong Festival near Government House on November 8

The Government House Building or Koo Fah in Bangkok
The Government House Building or Koo Fah in Bangkok. Photo: พีรพัฒน์ วิมลรังครัตน์ (Phiraphat Wimonrangkarat) Government of Thailand.

BANGKOK, Nov 7 (TNA) – Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will open the Loy Krathong festival by the Khlong Phadung Krung Kasem canal next to Government [Read More…]

Crowd Control Measures in Place Ahead of Loy Krathong Festivities

People floating krathongs during the Loy Krathong festival in Chiang Mai, Thailand
People floating krathongs during the Loy Krathong festival in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Photo: John Shedrick.

BANGKOK (NNT) – Bangkok authorities are stepping up security measures for this year’s Loy Krathong festival in light of the recent tragedy in South Korea, [Read More…]

Prayut wishes Thais happy, healthy Loy Krathong

Prayut Chan-o-cha offering a speech during the Covid-19 pandemic
Prayut Chan-o-cha offering a speech during the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: ประยุทธ์ จันทร์โอชา Prayut Chan-o-cha / Facebook.

BANGKOK (NNT) – The Prime Minister wishes Thai people a safe, happy, and healthy Loy Krathong festival, as people across the country are expected to [Read More…]