BANGKOK, 9 June 2015: Kasikorn Research Centre estimates domestic tourism during April to June this year should reach 35.10 million trips, but monthly growth rates are patchy averaging out at a little more than 4%. The think-tank business said the...
BANGKOK, 9 June 2015: Three of Bangkok’s popular landmarks were voted among the top 10 in Asia by travellers on the popular website TripAdvisor. The iconic must-see places in Thailand were the Reclining Buddha in Wat Pho, Grand Palace, and...
BANGKOK, 8 June 2015: Sellers generally were supportive of the Thailand Travel Mart Plus 2015, saying it was a useful channel to build business and network, but the criticism of buyers and the timing of the event remain critical...
BANGKOK, 8 June 2015: Thailand’s Public Health Ministry says it has taken precautionary steps to prevent the spread of MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome) virus into this country following an outbreak of the disease in South Korea. Acting public health...
BANGKOK, 5 June 2015: Tourism Authority of Thailand is confident that tourism will set new records this year making it possible to hit 28 million tourists and USD42 milion or THB1.14 trillion, up from 24.7 million in 2014. TAT acting...
BANGKOK, 5 June 2015: Exhibitors attending Thailand’s largest B2B travel trade enjoyed a busy opening day with scheduled appointments with invited overseas buyers. This year’s show welcomed 362 buyers from 50 countries and while not a record for the 14-year-old...
BANGKOK, 4 June 2015: Bangkok Hospital Phuket promotes 10 specialty care centres at the Thailand Travel Mart Plus over the next two days in the hope that travel buyers will make referrals. The hospital’s business development specialist, Boontarika Kongpunya, told TTR...
CHONBURI, 4 June 2015: U-Tapao Airport will be developed into the third commercial airport to serve the capital Bangkok, according to Thailand’s National News Bureau. The Royal Thai Navy and the Ministry of Transport have signed an agreement that will...
BANGKOK, 4 June 2015: Bangkok maintains its position in the latest MasterCard rankings as the top tourist destination in Asia and continues to be second only to London, worldwide. The Thai capital is credited with overnight stays of 18.24 million...
BANGKOK, 3 June 2015: Diethelm Travel Group showcases its "Diethelm Distinctive" product line at Thailand Travel Mart Plus, 3 to 5 June. The company regional marketing and communications manager, Siprang Srinarintranon, told TTR Weekly Diethelm Distinctive describes a new product...