TAT faker spams the media

CHIANG RAI, 15 November 2018: I have just deleted 20 TAT emails all in one go. It must be an auspicious day to send out press releases as I received a batch of them all within a couple of minutes...
CHIANG RAI, 9 August 2019: Plastic is a pain. We have all come to accept the plain fact that single-use plastics must go. Decades have passed since the first observant travel executive threw a tantrum,...
BANGKOK, 16 October 2017” Thailand’s aviation industry heaved a sigh or relief, earlier this month, when the International Civil Aviation Organisation removed its red flag on the country’s safety and compliance standards. A green flag opens the way for Thai...
CHIANG RAI, 21 November 2018: We all like to think our friendly travel agent still has a future with a little help from technology. Disruptive technology is not the travel agency’s worst enemy. In reality it’s a friend that can...
CHIANG RAI, 11 January 2019: As we head off for the annual get together known as the ASEAN Tourism Forum, for a round of reunions with travel trade friends, it’s time to do a little homework on...
BANGKOK, 12 December 2017:Airport customer relations were in the news when AirAsia’s founder challenged the management of  Malaysia’s airport on its decision to raise the passenger service tax at KLIA2 to be in line with other international airports in...
BANGKOK, 28 September 2017: Thailand’s latest tourism statistics through to the end of August indicate that 85.2% of all visits are air arrivals, clocked in at immigration counters in airports, leaving just 13.6% to cross at overland borders and...
CHIANG RAI, 23 August 2018: Tourism Malaysia has been cutting branch offices to save costs for more than a year now. It started by axing its office in New York and three others in Australia, Europe and South Africa in...
BANGKOK, 24 October 2017: Equality in the hotel workplace still remains a big issue with far too few women taking up the top posts in management. The hotel industry will quote the vast improvements that have been made noting the...
BANGKOK, 29 May 2019: Within six months Thailand is promising to introduce a travel tax that will fund accident insurance and finance restoration of tourist attractions and the environment.  Sounds good. A talking topic for years, this...