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The bridge linking the far north of Thailand and Myanmar is going to get a long anticipated revamp. Council officers in the northern Thai town of Mae Sai have announced that they are just waiting for the green light for the THB7-million project to renovate the First Thai-Myanmar Friendship Bridge.
A senior official at Thailand’s Chiang Mai Airport says that next week’s Loy Krathong Festival will disrupt flight arrivals and departures. The festival runs from 5 to 7 November and Apichart Chopthamnuen says airlines have so far cancelled more than 100 flights during the period and changed the times of another 50.
Bangkok Airways operated maiden flights on routes out of its new secondary hub in Chiang Mai earlier this week. The Thai carrier inaugurated flights to the domestic locations of Udon Thani and Phuket as well as Yangon and Mandalay in neighbouring Myanmar.