• Sat, 30 Mar 2019 01:00
    An elephantine task
    A foundation dedicated to helping pachyderms and their mahouts holds and educational open day
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  • Wed, 27 Feb 2019 18:00
    Chinese man arrested with 1kg of ketamine
    A 47-year-old Chinese man was arrested at Chiang Rai's Mae Fah Luang Airport on Wednesday with 1kg of powdered ketamine, which he had allegedly smuggled from the area near Kings Romans Casino in Laos that is part of the Golden Triangle Special Economic Zone. He was allegedly intending to fly on to Hanoi with the package.
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  • Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
    ONCB intercepts 300m meth pills in three-month Golden Triangle operation
    THE OFFICE of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) yesterday announced that it had managed to prevent 300 million methamphetamine pills from flowing into the country in the final quarter of last year.
  • Tue, 29 Jan 2019 12:00
    Week of Anantara fun helps our elephants
    Anantara Hotels, Resort & Spas will celebrate Thailand’s national animal, the elephant, for a week beginning on March 12 at the Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort. Guests there will be rubbing up against the gentle giants in their natural habitat.
  • Thu, 20 Dec 2018 18:18
    Chinese and Thai companies to develop golden triangle tourist boats
    Chinese and Thai companies have signed three documents at northern Thailand's Chiang Saen port in a bid to develop boat trips along the Lancang-Mekong River.
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  • Thu, 20 Dec 2018 17:45
    Chiang Rai developer unveils major project
    Trin Nakara says it is working with foreign investors to launch a Bt40 billion investment project dubbed “Trin Nakara Golden Triangle” aiming to develop over 3,139 rai in a special economic zone in Chiang Saen district, Chiang Rai province, to transform it to “the City of Harmonious Living”.
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  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 01:00
    No province is free from drugs: Prajin
    Prevention of smuggling key to solving problem, says ONCB chief.
  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 07:49
    US hits notorious Laos casino with sanctions
    The US Treasury Tuesday placed the notorious Kings Romans Casino in the Golden Triangle region of Laos on its organized crime sanctions blacklist, calling it a hub of trafficking in humans, drugs and protected animals.
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  • Sat, 20 Jan 2018 16:35
    Thai crackdown leads to creation of ‘new’ meth in Golden Triangle
    Thailand’s suppression of precursor chemicals has prompted Taiwanese drug bosses to produce a new formula for methamphetamine in the Golden Triangle, a senior official said on Saturday.
  • Thu, 02 Nov 2017 01:00
    Golden Triangle is ‘ground zero’ for wildlife trafficking: WWF
    TIGERS, ELEPHANTS, bears and pangolins are four of the most widely traded species in the Golden Triangle border area where Thailand, Laos and Myanmar meet, according to a report by WWF released yesterday.
  • Mon, 30 Oct 2017 10:22
    Tourists enjoy cool sunrise over sea of mist in Chiang Rai
    Tourists were treated to 15-degree weather on Doi Sangor mountain where they took photos of the sun rising above a sea of mist over the “Golden Triangle” in Chiang Rai on Monday morning.
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  • Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:00
    Life with an elephant
    Guests making an online booking for a luxury suite of Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort can save 20 per cent on any stay between now and December 19 and enjoy a bottle of Billecart-Salmon Brut Reserve Champagne as well as a credit of Bt3,316 to spend across the resort.
  • Fri, 01 Sep 2017 11:03
    Shops damaged by landslide at Golden Triangle viewpoint
    The Nation Overnight rains triggered a landslide from a mountain in Chiang Rai province, damaging two souvenir shops at the Golden Triangle viewpoint which borders Thailand, Laos, and Myanmar.
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  • Thu, 10 Aug 2017 13:01
    Overnight Chiang Rai landslide buries souvenir shops
    Souvenir shops at a Golden Triangle tourist attraction in Chiang Rai were on Thursday morning buried in a landslide triggered by days of heavy rain.
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  • Wed, 09 Aug 2017 18:18
    Point of law: Singaporean probed for toothpicks in bus seat
    SINGAPORE - A 60-year-old Singaporean could be jailed for up to two years if found guilty of sticking toothpicks into a bus seat in a suspected case of "mischief", police said.
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