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  • TripAdvisor awards the Mae Fah Luang Art and Cultural Park and the Hall of Opium

    TripAdvisor awards the Mae Fah Luang Art and Cultural Park and the Hall of Opium
    Friday, 03 July 2015 17:19

    The Mae Fah Luang Art and Cultural Park and the Hall of Opium, Golden Triangle Park, received Certificates of Excellence for the year 2015 from TripAdvisor, which is the world’s largest travel website trusted by travelers from around the globe. The Mae Fah Luang Foundation under Royal Patronage would like to express our sincere gratitude to our customers who appreciate our services and su...

  • Professor Enrico Giovannini's op-ed for the Bangkok Post (full version)

    Professor Enrico Giovannini's op-ed for the Bangkok Post (full version)
    Thursday, 25 June 2015 13:58

    Over the past 10 years, there has been growing international recognition of the need to move beyond gross domestic product (GDP) as a measure of economic conditions and human well-being. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon put it well in his report “The road to dignity by 2030” published in December 2014: "The strength of an economy must be measured by the degree to which it meets the needs of p...

  • SCB Challenge Visited the Doi Tung Development Project on 24-27 April 2015

    SCB Challenge Visited the Doi Tung Development Project on 24-27 April 2015
    Wednesday, 20 May 2015 09:33

    “SCB Challenge” led by Siam Commercial Bank visited the Doi Tung Development Project in Chiang rai on 24-27 April 2015. The purpose of the visit is to educate young adults how to develop with an emphasis on the community’s needs through economic and environmental integration. The project assures to aid the students with knowledge and experience through field study to enhance their creativity in or...

  • ‘Happy Owl’, the latest initiative of MFLF project at Yenan Chaung Township of Myanmar

    ‘Happy Owl’, the latest initiative of MFLF project at Yenan Chaung Township of Myanmar
    Tuesday, 12 May 2015 15:41

    For the Myanmar people,Golden Owlsare a sign of good fortune… ‘Happy Owl’ is the latest initiative of MFLF project at Yenan Chaung Township of Myanmar. By transforming quality nuts, sesames, and toddy palm of the Dry Zone into premium products of Myanmar (roasted peanut, peanut cookie, peanut toffee, peanut brittle, and sesame brittle), this social enterprise by MFLF and the Yenan Chaung Farmer...

  • Goat Day Festival at Yenan Chaung Township, Myanmar

    Goat Day Festival at Yenan Chaung Township, Myanmar
    Tuesday, 12 May 2015 14:38

    On 21st February 2015, the Mae Fah Luang Foundation in collaboration with the Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department of Myanmar (LBVD) organized Myanmar’s first Goat Day Festival in Yenan Chaung Township, Magway region, Myanmar. The‘Goat Day Festival’celebratesYenanChaungas acentreof goatraisingand a modelforsustainable developmentin the Dry Zone of Myanmar. The festival hosted a rangeof go...

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