BANGKOK, 30 June 2015: Tourism Authority of Thailand’s board of directors named Yuthasak Supasorn,  as the new governor at its meeting yesterday. He replaces Thawatchai Arunyik who completed his term at the end of March. He is the first  outsider...
BANGKOK, 30 June 2015: Professional Tourist Guide Association of Thailand says the Department of Tourism should delay a plan to dress all registered guides in Thailand in uniforms. Last Friday, the Ministry of Tourism and Sports’ Department of Tourism announced...
BANGKOK, 29 June 2015: Association of Thai Travel Agents says Thailand tourism in the second half of this year will enjoy positive growth. Speaking at the association monthly meeting, late last week, ATTA president Charoen Wangananont, said travel booked through...
BANGKOK, 26 June 2015: International tourist arrivals to Thailand posted an improvement of 24.72%,  January to May, this year, according to the Ministry of Tourism and Sports’ data. Released earlier this week, the ministry’s data showed the country attracted 12,448,641...
BANGKOK, 24 June 2015: Tourism Council of Thailand estimates international tourist arrivals to Thailand, July to September, will increase 24.62% to reach 7.29 million visits. Speaking at the council’s press conference, Tuesday, TCT president Ittirit Kinglek said Thailand Tourism Confidence...
LONDON, 24 June 2015: Hotels in the Asia Pacific region experienced mixed year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during May 2015 when reported in US dollars, according to data compiled by STR Global. The region’s occupancy for May...
SYDNEY, 24 June 2015: Australian English has become one of the most popular choices for English learners in Thailand - with more than 106,000 Thais joining an Australian-based Learn English Facebook site since its launch in 2013. According to the...
BANGKOK, 23 June 2015: Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau says it will improve standards to ensure the MICE industry can deliver top quality products for event organisers. Speaking at a media group interview, Monday, TCEB MICE Capability Department director Nichapa...
BANGKOK, 22 June 2015: The Tourism Authority of Thailand is partnering with Visa and some of Thailand’s biggest shops and brands to promote the annual Amazing Thailand Grand Sale, which started last week and runs until 15 August. Seven tourist...
BANGKOK, 19 June 2015: Association of Thai Travel Agents’ member companies handled 1,841,487 international tourists at Suvarnabhumi Airport, January to May, representing an increase of 55.23% from 1,186,261 visits during the same period last year. ATTA released its data, Thursday,...