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Songkran around the Kingdom

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Chiang Mai kicks off its first Usa-kane Songkran Festival today by inviting performing troupes from Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and China's Yunnan province to join the celebration. 

People from Chiang Mai province get into the spirit of Songkran last year.

Usa-kane, meaning Southeast Asia, is the theme of the water festival hosted by Chiang Mai and the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) to link the festival to the upcoming Asean Economy Community (AEC).

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