• Sat, 22 Dec 2018 09:20
    Chinese tourist numbers increase following visa fee exemption
    More Chinese tourists' arrived in Thailand in November following the exemption of visa on arrival fee, although the growth is still negative, the Tourism and Sports Ministry reported.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 18 Dec 2018 17:00
    Foreign experts deem Phoenix's assembly ‘substandard’
    Experts from China and Germany who inspected the retrieved twin-decked cruise boat, the Phoenix, which capsized in a storm off Phuket on July 5, resulting in the deaths of 47 Chinese tourists, have given opinions that the vessel was substandard, Immigration Bureau chief Maj-General Surachate Hakparn said on Tuesday.
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  • Wed, 28 Nov 2018 01:00
    Govt offers free dinner, free visa too 
    THE GOVERNMENT and the private sector are launching joint campaigns to bring back Chinese tourists during the peak festive season and hope that this will help Thailand reach this year’s tourism targets.
    business
  • Sun, 18 Nov 2018 18:11
    Tight security for Phoenix amid probe into boat tragedy
    The government has made the highest security measures for the just-salvaged “Phoenix” boat, which sank off Phuket province in July, taking with it the lives of 47 Chinese tourists.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 19:00
    Chinese tourists still No.1 visitors to Phuket
    The number of Chinese tourists visiting Phuket in tour groups has continued to fall since the Phoenix sinking on July 5, this year, Montri Manator, the deputy director of the Phuket Tourism Authority of Thailand, said.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 10 Nov 2018 10:06
    Two temporary Pattaya City employees arrested for allegedly extorting fines from Chinese tourists
    Two Pattaya City temporary employees were arrested for allegedly extorting money from Chinese tourists caught dropping cigarette buts on the street.
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  • Tue, 06 Nov 2018 01:00
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    SOMKID PUSHES FOR MORE CHINESE TOURISTS IN LAST TWO MONTHS
    Tourism
  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 19:30
    Chinese tourists, driver escape serious injury in Karon minivan accident
    Four Chinese tourists and a minivan driver escaped serious injury in an accident in the Karon area of Phuket on Monday morning.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 18 Oct 2018 09:37
    Somkid plans moves to draw back Chinese tourists
    Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak said on Thursday that he may have to hold talks with the Chinese government in Beijing to find ways to boost the number of Chinese tourists to the kingdom.
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  • Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:24
    Thailand most visited destination among Chinese for Golden Week
    The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) says that Ctrip.com, China’s largest and most influential online travel agent, has ranked Thailand the number one destination among Chinese tourists during this year’s National Day vacation – the Chinese Golden Week 2018, the National News Bureau reports.
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  • Sat, 13 Oct 2018 10:46
    Tourism association calls for visa fee exemption for Chinese tourists
    The Association of Thai Travel Agents (ATTA) plans to urge the tourism minister to exempt Chinese tourists from paying the single-entry visa fee.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 12 Oct 2018 01:00
    Ancient Siam gets a modern makeover
    The soon-to-open Legend Siam cultural park in Pattaya aims to attract Chinese tourists
    lifestyle
  • Mon, 01 Oct 2018 02:00
    PM worried after Chinese tourist attacked
    PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha has ordered concerned agencies to speed up restoring the confidence of Chinese tourists after a mainland visitor was assaulted by a security guard at Don Mueang International Airport, Government Spokesman Lt-General Lt-General Sansern Kaewkamnerd said yesterday.
    national
  • Fri, 28 Sep 2018 10:11
    Tourism minister backs double-entry visa for Chinese tourists
    Tourism and Sports Minister Weerasak Kowsurat has expressed support for the idea of granting double-entry visas for Chinese tourists to encourage them to return to the Kingdom.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:29
    Bird-feeding tourists put fun over safety
    Continuing to buy bird feed for the pigeons at Chiang Mai’s Tha Phae Gate, Chinese tourists were on Friday unwittingly defying a prime minister’s order prompted by concern over disease being spread.
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