PATTAYA, 14 May 2015: Chiang Mai-based Kan Air will operate direct flights from Pattaya (U Tapao Airport) to central and southern destinations in Thailand starting end of this month. The airline will operate three weekly flights from U Tapao (20...
BANGKOK, 13 May 2015: Thai Airways International should be flying back into profit by 2016 after suffering two years of losses  airline president, Charamporn Jotikasthira, reported. The airline celebrated its 55th anniversary, 1 May, when the president confirmed he was...
BANGKOK, 12 May 2015: Kasikorn Research Centre estimates the  water park business will grow 22% to 25% to reach THB2.8 to THB3.0 billion this year. The centre said Thailand’s water parks are jam-packed with people seeking to cool off from...
PATTAYA, 12 May 2015: Thailand’s poor road safety record was on display yet again on Sunday when a tour bus carrying Japanese tourists skidded off a highway into a nearby ditch. Initial reports by the popular online news service PattayaOne...
BANGKOK, 11 May 2015: Association of Thai Travel Agents leaders say they have adopted a “Big Move” slogan to show members it will reorganise the association to become more efficient and also to revitalise tourism in the country. ATTA president,...
BANGKOK, 11 May 2015: The Department of Mineral Resources has told residents in Thailand’s southern region not to panic over tsunami rumours. Last week, there were some minor tremors registered off the coast of Phuket, but officials at the time...
BANGKOK, 8 May 2015: Kasikorn Research Centre estimates international tourist arrivals will reach 6.20 million during April to June this year an increase of 21.6% over the same period last year. The bank’s think-tank unit said tourism was one of the...
BANGKOK, 7 May 2015: International tourist arrivals to Thailand posted an improvement of 23.54% during January to March this year according to Ministry of Tourism and Sports’ data. Released late last week, the ministry data showed  that during the first...
BANGKOK, 6 May 2015: All Thai tourists, who were visiting Nepal during the earthquake, have been accounted for and have since returned home. Most of them were travelling on cultural and sightseeing tours that visit Kathmandu, Pokhara and resorts on...
BANGKOK, 30 April 2015: Thai AirAsia will launch a new city transfer service, starting 14 May, that extends the reach of the daily Bangkok (DMK) to Buri Ram flight to Surin, through a connecting bus service. Commercial director, Santisuk Klongchaiya,...