• Sat, 24 Nov 2018 11:21
    76 flying lanterns land in Chiang Mai airport
    A total of 76 flying lanterns landed in the compound of Chiang Mai International Airport on the second night of Yi Peng or Chiang Mai's traditional Loy Krathong Festival.
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  • Fri, 23 Nov 2018 11:25
    Loy Krathong lantern worries ease at Chiang Mai airport
    Chiang Mai’s restrictions on the release of candlelit lanterns this year resulted in a sharp drop in the number of festive airborne floats coming in for a landing at the international airport.
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  • Sat, 26 May 2018 09:40
    Temples don resplendent colors for upcoming 'Buddha's Birthday'
    Buddhist temples in Korea were seen adorned with countless colorful lanterns on Wednesday, in preparation for the countdown to the Buddha's Birthday early next week.
  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 15:05
    Lanterns, acrobats, music and shopping welcome the Year of the Dog
    Siam Piwat’s three downtown shopping centres – Siam Paragon, Siam Center, and Siam Discovery – are spending a massive Bt50 million to welcome the Chinese New Year offering shoppers a wealth of shows, activities and, of course, great promotions.
  • Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:07
    10 Spring Festival foods to try from around China
    Spring Festival is in the air. As the peak of chunyun is at hand and red lanterns are decorating the neighborhood, it is really hard to miss this festive mood.
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 01:00
    Chiang Mai Airport always closes for Loy Krathong
    Re: “Fleet of Loy Krathong lanterns lands at Chiang Mai Airport”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
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  • Sun, 05 Nov 2017 14:55
    Clean-up at Chiang Mai airport after Loy Krathong
    Chiang Mai International Airport reported on Sunday that a total of 107 flying lanterns had fallen on to the runway during the Loy Krathong festival.
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  • Sat, 04 Nov 2017 14:03
    81 flying lanterns fall on Chiang Mai airport runway
    Chiang Mai International Airport officials said 81 flying lanterns fell on to the runway on Friday night and early Saturday.
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  • Mon, 17 Jul 2017 19:37
    Japanese holiday "Marine Day"
    People stand amongst candles lit inside paper lanterns while looking out at Rainbow Bridge (in background) in Odaiba Marine Park in Tokyo on July 17, 2017, as part of a lantern festival.
  • Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:45
    Desert prints and monkey tassels
    Kate Spade New York heads to Morocco for its spring and summer 2017 collection, drawing inspiration from dusky desert landscapes, the pattern play of candlelit lanterns, rose petals, the sensory overload of the souks and the oasis of calm in the majorelle gardens.
  • Sat, 31 Dec 2016 01:00
    Fireworks and floating lanterns prohibited
    THE government has banned the lighting of fireworks or the floating of lanterns without permission in all provinces in a move to prevent explosions or fires during the New Year holiday period.
  • Tue, 15 Nov 2016 16:40
    More environmentally friendly krathong this year: governor
    Just over 93 per cent of nearly 662,000 floats collected from Bangkok’s waterways after Monday night’s Loy Krathong celebrations were made of natural materials, officials said, adding that the number of floating lanterns was substantially less than last year. 
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  • Tue, 15 Nov 2016 01:00
    No fireworks, but a ‘Super Moon’ for Loy Krathong
    PEOPLE celebrated the Loy Krathong Festival in a quieter atmosphere than normal last night as the country is still mourning the passing of King Bhumibol, and no fireworks or sky lanterns were allowed in Bangkok.
  • Wed, 09 Nov 2016 01:00
    BMA preparing regulations on banning fireworks, floating lanterns during Loy Krathong
    THE Bangkok Metropolitan Administra-tion (BMA) is preparing a new set of regulations to control and even prohibit all types of fireworks and sky lanterns in Bangkok during Loy Krathong festival, which falls on Monday.
  • Tue, 08 Nov 2016 18:20
    BMA gets ready to ban fireworks, sky lanterns during Loy Krathong 
    The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is getting a new set of regulations ready to control and even prohibit all types of fireworks and sky lanterns in Bangkok during Loy Krathong festival, which falls on Monday.
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