Mon, 01 Oct 2018 01:00
Lamphun beckons as art hub
Five renowned artists welcome visitors to see their work, and it’s a trend sure to grow
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 14:28
Five Cambodians arrested in Lamphun
Five Cambodians were arrested on Wednesday on an overnight Chiang Mai to Bangkok bus in Lamphun for having no travel documents.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 13:24
Lamphun man arrested for growing marijuana for own use
A Lamphun man was arrested on Wednesday morning when Army troops found 13 marijuana plants growing in his house, apparently for his own use.
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 01:00
Small-scale electricity comes to remote Lamphun
ELECTRICITY is making its way to remote and small communities that have long struggled without the very basic public utility.
Tue, 08 May 2018 12:02
Shan man arrested for smuggling Myanmar migrants
A Myanmar man was arrested in Lamphun late Monday night allegedly trying to smuggle nine Myanmar migrant workers to Lampang.
Thu, 26 Apr 2018 01:00
WIPO praises products from Thailand’s North
Celadon-glazed ceramics of Chiang Mai’s Doi Saket district as well as Yok Dok Brocade silk fabric and Nong Chan Keun’s Longan Community Bio-Bank in Lamphun, have been praised by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) as high-potential “geographical indication products” that could make it big in global markets.
Fri, 30 Mar 2018 01:00
Two rulings favour political activists accused of lese majeste
COUNTRY SINGER and political activist Thanat Thanawatcharanon, known by his stage name “Tom Dundee”, has been acquitted of a lese majeste charge for a public speech he made in Lamphun province in 2011.
Thu, 22 Mar 2018 17:00
Tip-off leads to capture of two men injecting opium intravenously
Soldiers and police arrested two Karen men who were caught injecting opium in a shack at a longan plantation in Lamphun’s Pasang district on Thursday.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 20:59
Prayad pips young rival to PGA season-opener
Veteran Prayad Marksaeng completed a start-to-finish victory to pip young rival Thanyakorn Krongpha to the Bt2 million Singha SAT Lamphun championship at the Gassan Legacy Golf Club in Lamphun on Saturday.
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 11:30
Hi-tech pilot projects to create seven ‘smart cities’
Universities will use artificial intelligence and other forms of high technology to turn the urban centres of Nonthaburi, Phuket, Yala, Udon Thani, Roi Et, Lamphun and Hat Yai into “smart cities”.
Sun, 25 Feb 2018 14:40
Family of ‘meth addicts’ busted for dealing in Lamphun
A father and his daughter have been arrested at their home in Lamphun province for allegedly selling illegal drugs.
Soldiers, police and administrative officials raided the house of Sao Jitta, 58, and his daughter, Nittaya Jitta, 38, in Lamphun’s Ban Hong district at 6.30pm on Saturday.
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:08
Fire damages furniture factory in Lamphun
A fire engulfed a wood furniture factory in Lamphun province late Wednesday night.
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 01:00
Lamphun gets some loving
Temple House, more than just an art gallery, aims to liven up the sleepy town – and maybe lower the suicide rate
Sat, 30 Dec 2017 14:03
Two injured in office building fire in Lamphun
A fire broke out at the office building of an auto electronic parts manufacturer in Lamphun on Saturday morning, injuring two people, police said.
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 01:00
Tesco, Lamphun join up for zero waste project
TESCO LOTUS will announce today a partnership with Lamphun province in northern Thailand to introduce the “Lamphun Model” to eradicate food waste in the province, adopting systemic waste management systems to ensure that food waste is properly utilised. Edible food is distributed to people in need while non-edible food is turned into bio-fertiliser and fish feed.