BANGKOK, 31 March 2017: Thailand estimates revenue from its booming tourism industry increased by 4% during the past six months. Quoting figures based on data covering October 2016 through to 27 March, this year, the Ministry of Tourism and Sports...
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...
CHIANG MAI, 29 March 2017: The annual smog, or smoke haze, is turning into a major deterrent persuading travellers to scratch North Thailand off their travel plans, according to the Economics Research and Agricultural Forecasting Centre (Maejo Poll). Released last...
BANGKOK, 28 March 2017: Association of Thai Travel Agents will elect its 37th president and committee, 30 March, for a two-year term. The election will take place at Napalai Ballroom, Dusit Thani Bangkok, 1030 to 1330, this Thursday. There are two...
PATTAYA, 28 March 2017: Top of the Gulf Regatta 2017 will be hosted in Pattaya, 4 to 8 May, for the 13th year in a row at the resort’s Ocean Marina. Top of the Gulf Regatta is Asia’s largest multi-class...
PHUKET, 28 March 2017: Thai Airways International’s first flight from Beijing to Phuket was welcomed, Monday, by local tourism officials and the island’s deputy governor. Phuket deputy governor, Theera Anantaseriwitthaya, greeted VIPs invited for the trip and 14 Chinese travel...
BANGKOK, 27 March 2017: Thai travellers turn to social media to research and share their travel experiences, while solo travel is growing starting with road trip adventures, according to Booking.com recent research. Released last week, the study interviewed 500 Thais,...
BANGKOK, 24 March 2017: Airports of Thailand reported strong increases in both aircraft movements and passenger traffic at the six airports under its management during February this year. AoT reported, on Tuesday, that all of its supervised airports served 11,177,269...
BANGKOK, 24 March 2017: The Thai government intends to work closely with the private sector to sift out illegal hotel operators that sell rooms through the online room bookings space. Deputy Prime Minister General Tanasak Patimapragorn chaired a meeting of the...
BANGKOK, 23 March 2017: Kasikorn Research Centre says the ongoing ICAO and FAA process of recertification of Thailand’s aviation industry will strengthen the country’s ambitions to regain its status as a top regional hub. It noted that the Civil Aviation...