SAMUI, 9 July 2015: Defence lawyers for two Myanmar migrants charged with killing two British tourists in Thailand criticised police handling of the case as the trial opened Wednesday, accusing them of failing to secure the crime scene or...
BANGKOK, 8 July 2015:Tourism Authority of Thailand says its 2016 promotional theme will focus on positioning Thailand as a “quality leisure destination through the Thainess concept”. Speaking at the TAT Action Plan 2016 conference, Monday, TAT acting governor, Juthaporn Rerngronas,...
YANGON, 8 July 2015: Travel agents are urging the government to take their views on board when adopting new tourism laws. Myanmar Times quotes the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism director, U Tint Wai, saying the ministry will consider suggestions...
BANGKOK, 8 July 2015:Tourism Authority of Thailand has outlined five key projects to boost Thailand’s domestic tourism in 2016. Speaking at TAT’s Domestic Marketing Plan 2016 presentation, Monday, TAT deputy governor for domestic marketing, Anupharp Thirarath, said the Discover Thainess...
LANGLEY, UK 8 July 2015: Travelport Worldwide Limited that provides distribution to the global travel and tourism industry, has acquired Mobile Travel Technologies Ltd a private company based in Dublin, Ireland. MTT provides a mobile travel platform that allows airlines,...
BANGKOK, 8 July 2015: Thai Airways International celebrated the departure of the first Airbus A380 direct flight from London to Bangkok, 1 July, at Heathrow’s Terminal 2. In a press statement issued by the airline, 7 July, the airline said...
BANGKOK, 8 July 2015: Accor has opened Mercure Hoi An Royal, its sixth hotel in central Vietnam and its second hotel in the UNESCO World Heritage town of Hoi An. AccorHotels, is now the largest operator of international hotels in...
KHANH HOA, 7 July 2015: Nha Trang is providing free Wi-Fi service to tourists until the end of July. The free service is provided by the Khanh Hoa branch of the Vietnam Post and Telecommunication Group (VNPT). With 28 stations, Wi-Fi...
PHNOM PENH, 7 July 2015: Cambodia’s Ministry of Tourism will support Yoga classes at tourist destinations to enhance the tourist experience in the country. Tourism Minister, Thong Khon,  told local media that the country should tap Yoga, which is a...
BANGKOK, 7 July 2015: Nok Air will increase services between Bangkok (Don Mueang Airport) and Yangon in Myanmar from two to three flights daily effective 25 October. However, from 2 September to 24 October, the additional third service will be...