The Shanghai Municipal People's Congress Chairman has led a team of officials on a friendship visit to Chiang Mai Province as part of the sister cities enhancement campaign, aiming to expand future cooperation on economy, culture, tourism, trade and investment, and technology.

The Roi Et Employment Promotion Association for People with Disabilities will be selling brooches and lockets to raise welfare for association members. Interested individuals can contact the association by calling 098 353 6591, or 082 152 1565 to make purchases.

Samut Prakan Province will be holding the Phra Samut Chedi Festival and the Red Cross Fair for 2016 from 21 October to 1 November 2016, spanning over twelve days and twelve nights at the plaza in front of Samut Prakan Provincial Hall and Phra Samut Chedi District side.

The Department of Business Development will be holding the Creating Business Innovation event for OTOP entrepreneurs nationwide. Interested persons can call 083-089-8389, 062-807-0734, 061-180-1708, text to @77experience LINE account, or visit for more information.

The Education Council Secretary-General has revealed that the revamping of the council’s new officials and academics is required to facilitate the nation towards the new national education plan and the Thailand 4.0 strategy.

Songkhla Provincial National Human Rights Commission is calling on the public to nominate individuals and organizations with outstanding contributions to the promotion and protection of human rights in 2016 from now until October 30, 2016. For more details and a nomination form, please visit

Udaicharoen Community Administrative Organization and Satun Provincial Administrative Organization will celebrate the 18th Chak Phra Festival from October 17-18, 2016.

The Bangsai Bike for King cycling will be held at Bangsai Royal Folk Arts and Crafts Center, Ayutthaya province, on 30 October 2016. The cycling event aims to celebrate His Majesty the King’s 70th anniversary of ascension to the throne. People can register to join the event until October 15. For more information, please call 0 3536 6252 - 4, 08 5204 5961 and 09 1881 5062.

The Crown Property Bureau will organize a group ordainment ceremony as a tribute to His Majesty the King's 89th birthday anniversary. Applications are accepted until October 30. For more details, please call 1677.

Chonprathan Rangsarit temple is inviting Buddhists to make a donation for restoring and adjusting the landscape of the temple to accommodate the cremation of former abbot Luang Phor Panyananthaphikku on November 5, 2017, by transfering money to Kasikorn Bank's Pakkret branch, account name: Chonprathan Rangsarit temple, account number: 142-2-29989-9. For more information, please call 0 2583 8845 or visit

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