Silom Road has been closed from noon to midnight, starting today throughout Monday for water fights.
The northern province of Chiang Mai marks its 723rd anniversary and starts its Songkran celebrations today.
Local residents and tourists in Khon Kaen started their Songkran New Year traditionally at a main Buddhist temple in the northeastern province.
Lots of Malaysian and Singaporean tourists have flocked into Hat Yai district of Songkhla province to celebrate the Songkran festival.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Thursday led cabinet ministers, chiefs of the armed forces and the police, government officials and reporters in traditional Songkran activities
Heavy traffic has been reported on Mittraparb Highway, the main highway to the northeastern region as the Songkran holiday exodus has begun.
The Thai Health Promotion Foundation (ThaiHealth) has launched its road safety campaign for the Songkran festival at the Victory Monument and is targeting speeding and drunken motorists, especially motorcyclists
Arrivals of tourists are increasing in Chiang Mai as Thailand’s northern province is traditionally celebrating the Songkran (Thai New Year) festival while smog is alleviated there.
Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Wednesday led his cabinet ministers and senior military officers and government officials to extend their best wishes on the occasion of the Songkran festival to Privy Council president and statesman Prem Tinsulanonda who in response insisted that the government of Gen Prayut was ‘not corrupt’.
The mass exodus of Thais who head to provinces to reunite with their families begins as the countdown has started to the nation’s Songkran Festival or traditional Thai New Year.
SAKAEO, April 8 (TNA) – Thousands of Cambodian workers in Thailand begin their journey back home to celebrate the upcoming traditional New Year festival of both countries. Mass exodus of Cambodians flocked border crossings in Sakaeo province ahead of Thailand’s Songkran Festival this weekend. The traditional New Year Festival is also celebrated in Cambodia, known […]
Deputy Prime Minister/Defence Minister Prawit Wongsuwon has ordered government agencies to seriously enforce traffic rules