CHIANG RAI, 18 February 2019: Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai province will be closed to all visitors effective 19 February, the National News Bureau of Thailand reported at the weekend. The closure will allow Navy...

Thailand rolls out eVOA

BANGKOK, 18 February 2019: Thailand’s new eVisa On Arrival (eVOA) service went live, 14 February, potentially offering an online service to visitors from 21 nations including China, India. Thailand’s Immigration Bureau chief, Surachate Hakpal,...
PATTAYA, 12 February 2019:  Organisers of Pattaya’s Top of the Gulf Regatta are expecting more than 200 boats under 16 classes to compete in the 2019 Regatta, due to be hosted 30 April to 5 May at...
PHUKET, 11 February, 2019: The Phuket Hotels Association, a non-profit group of hoteliers focused on promoting Phuket, will host a benefit gala dinner, 3 May,  to raise funds for more than 10 fully-paid hospitality scholarships and traineeships for local residents.
CHIANG RAI, 11 February 2019: Surprise, many of Thailand’s popular tourist destinations are among the most expensive cities in Southeast Asia to settle down in, according to cost of living comparison site Numbeo. Posting...
BANGKOK, 11 February 2019: Thailand’s six gateway airports closed all smoking rooms inside terminals last week. The six airports are Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi and Don Mueang, Phuket, Chiang Mai, Hat Yai and Mae Fah Luang Chiang...
BANGKOK, 7 February 2019: A sharp resurgence in Chinese trips in December helped Thailand close 2018 with 38.27 million arrivals, generating tourism expenditure of just over THB2 trillion Baht. The final arrivals count released by the Ministry...
CHIANG RAI, 31 January 2019: Thai AirAsia introduced, this week, its seventh Thailand flight hub, this time in Chiang Rai, by stationing an Airbus A320 to serve four new direct routes to Macau, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and...
BANGKOK, 1 February 2019:Hotel investment transaction volume in Thailand reached THB 14 billion in 2018, property consultancy JLL reported Thursday. The volume was higher than expected and well above the five-year average of THB13.2 billion per...
BANGKOK, 31 January 2019: Siam Hop, a smart hop-on-hop-off city sightseeing bus tour operator, is the first hop-on hop-off ventures in Bangkok to accept Visa cards for both online and offline payments. The...