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The weekend after next will see Chiang Mai stage the third edition of the Jai Thep Music Festival. The three-day music and arts extravaganza begins on Friday the 2 February 2018 and is being held at the Lanna Rock Garden in the Northern Thai city’s southern district of Hangdong.
A biologist at Thailand’s prestigious Kasetsart University says there needs to be a limit on the number of tourists allowed into the nation’s marine parks. Thon Thamrongnawasawat said the number of people visiting national marine parks had increased dramatically over the past few years.
The president of the Airports of Thailand authority (AoT) told reporters last week passenger departure taxes would not be increased. Jintana Sirisamaporn confirmed the fees added to tickets for passengers departing from the six airports under the AoT’s jurisdiction would remain pegged for the time being.