Minister of Tourism and Sports Pipat Ratchakitprakarn and his executive team chaired an opening ceremony of a two-day running race "Ultra Trail Thailand Series 1 Phatthalung."
Mr Pipat said the Sports Authority of Thailand under the Ministry of Tourism and Sports, Phatthalung Provincial Office, and other relevant organizations had co-launched "Ultra Trail Thailand Series 1 Phatthalung" between 26th and 27th of September.
"Phatthalung is one of the potential provinces selected as a 'Sports City.' The running race aims to revive the local economy and support local entrepreneurs, communities, and individuals in the sports sector affected by the COVID-19," Mr Pipat said.
On 27 March 2019 at Phra Montop Yard, Phra Chetuphon Wimon Mangkalaram Temple, Lieutenant Commander Worawit Techasupakur, Assistant Minister of Tourism and Sports, together with Mr. Kamolnai Chaixanien, Executive Vice President, Thai Beverage Public Co., Ltd., presided over the 2019 Water Festival / Water Way of Life-Thai Way of Life, along with allies from all sectors, jointly organized the 5th Water Festival / Water Way of Life-Thai Way of Life 2019. This year's event will be held under the concept "Peaceful & Happy Life," which will be held simultaneously in all 4 regions of Thailand from 13-15 April 2019