BANGKOK, 19 July 2019: The new Minister of Tourism and Sports, Pipat Ratchakitprakarn, met with agency heads and executives on his first day in the office on 18 July. The message was clear. “Let’s...
BANGKOK, 18 July 2019: The Thailand Grand Sale is back with prizes and vouchers at leading department stores, according to the campaign’s partners Tourism Authority of Thailand and Visa Thailand. Tourism Authority of Thailand’s deputy executive...
BANGKOK, 15 July 2019: Pain points may dampen Thailand’s tourism growth, but tourism marketing consultant and founder of DBS Asia, David Barrett, believes the Tourism Authority of Thailand’s is on the right track. He...
PHUKET, 12 July 2019: Situated high up in the hills that overlook Nai Harn beach and Ao Sane, the view is outstanding—arguably the best view in Phuket. Black Rock Viewpoint derives its name...
TRANG, 12 July 2019: Grab the ride-hailing app in Southeast Asia marks its sixth year in Thailand, by introducing a new service in Trang province. Grab said in a statement the ride-hailing service complements existing transport...
BANGKOK, 12 July 2019: Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort will launch its second luxury riverboat by the end of the year. Manohra River Song is currently under construction in a shipyard, just north of Bangkok. The...
SINGAPORE, 11 July 2019: Thai AirAsia will suspend its direct services between Singapore and Chiang Rai effective 1 August. An airline spokesperson told TTR Weekly the decision followed a periodic review aimed at improving...
BANGKOK, 10 July 2019: Asia Aviation Plc, a majority shareholder of Thai AirAsia, has revamped its website to clean up category clutter and improve the display of interactive charts. The new aavplc.com goes...
BANGKOK, 10 July 2019: Predictably ‘quality’ is this year’s tourism catchphrase courtesy of the Tourism Authority of Thailand, a message that didn’t turn heads at the Monday presentation of the agency’s Tourism Action Plan 2020.
CHIANG MAI, 9 July 2019: Imperial Mae Ping Hotel closed 29 June for a comprehensive renovation that will take 18 months to complete. Asset World Corporation, the owner of the hotel, announced the closure locally last...