BANGKOK, 27 March 2015: An investigation is underway to determine the cause of a deadly tour bus crash in Phuket earlier this week. The bus driver and company owner have reported to police. TTR Weekly understands a full investigation will...
PHUKET, 30 March 2017: Phuket Airport will use an in-line screening system for hold baggage checks, effective 1 April, to end long queues at the terminal entrance where passengers currently have their bags screened. The security screening at the terminal...
BANGKOK, 20 July 2017: Amour Asia Pacific a specialised event that focuses on the romance travel market will be hosted in Bangkok next year, Worldwide Events confirmed Wednesday. Designed for honeymoon curators, destination wedding planners and private travel designers the...
BANGKOK, 28 November 2016: Best Western® Hotels & Resorts confirmed construction has begun on what will be the group's first Vīb Hotel in Bangkok. The company held a ground-breaking ceremony for the new property, earlier this month, at a site...
BANGKOK, 5 February 2015: Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau will focus on the lucrative Chinese exhibition market. TCEB’s Exhibitions and Events Department director, Jaruwan Suwannasat, who was heading a media briefing, Wednesday, said the bureau had identified China as a...
BANGKOK, 3 November 2017: The Tourism Authority of Thailand is launching a calendar of events to support the 'Amazing Thailand' Tourism Year 2018, announced earlier by the government. Officially launched 1 November, TAT will highlight activities linked to sports, food,...
CHIANG MAI, 10 June 2016: A new alliance to promote flight connectivity and tourism packages among destination partners -- Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam and Thailand -- should boost the region’s tourism. Tourism representatives from the CLMVT countries formally launched the...
BANGKOK, 1 September 2015: Thailand’s Ministry of Transport is pushing 17 infrastructure projects covering land, rail, water and air transport, according to a National News Bureau of Thailand report. Minister of Transport, Arkhom Termpittayapaisith, gave a progress report on the...
BANGKOK, 7 September 2016: Kasikorn Research Centre estimates tourist arrivals from the Middle East will increase 5.5% to 695,000 visits this year. The centre said the market continues to be strong even during low season months. “Middle East travellers are big...
BANGKOK, 5 March 2015: The second edition of Thailand Domestic MICE Mart, opened Tuesday, at the Bangkok Convention Centre, Centara Grand at CentralWorld, Bangkok in a move to support local events. Speaking at the media conference on mart’s opening day...