Tue, 20 Nov 2018 01:00
Thailand tourism is no longer a harbinger of growth
THE EXPLOSIVE growth of tourism industry has been a boon for the Thai economy. Representing about one-fifth of the economy, exports of services have been growing at the compound annual rate of 10.6 per cent since 2012, three times the GDP growth rate in the same period. As a result, tourism has contributed more than 2 per cent to annual GDP growth in four out of the past six years since 2012.
Thu, 01 Feb 2018 01:00
From triumph to trash in the blink of an eye
What a wonderful event was staged in Lumpini Park in January. The Thailand Tourism Festival was a great success, showcasing the heart of the nation.
Thu, 25 Jan 2018 10:05
Thailand in shades of harmony
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) highlights the essence of Amazing Thailand with the release of its debut album “Open to the New Shades”. The recording, which takes its name from the agency’s communication campaign, was introduced at a mini concert held during the fiveday Thailand Tourism Festival 2018.
Fri, 26 Jan 2018 09:05
Bangkok soon to be a megacity
Industry experts revealed at the recent Thailand Tourism Forum that Bangkok is on the cusp of emerging as the world’s next “megacity”. Within five years, the rapid expansion of Bangkok’s subway system will succeed in opening up unprecedented spaces and with it huge opportunities for the travel and tourism industry.
Mon, 22 Jan 2018 18:58
Bangkok the world's next mega-city, experts tell TTF 2018 audience
Bangkok is on the cusp of emerging as the world’s next mega-city, industry experts said at the “Thailand Tourism Forum (TTF) 2018” on Monday.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:15
Tourism Festival underway at Lumphini
The Thailand Tourism Festival is back in Bangkok’s Lumphini Park until Sunday (January 21), boasting samples of the “incredible experiences and attractions” on offer all across Thailand.
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 16:06
On track for a record-breaking year
Top developers will be unveiling their plans to enhance cityscape at the seventh Thailand Tourism Forum taking place at InterContinental Hotel Bangkok on January 22.
Fri, 03 Nov 2017 06:00
TAT launches Amazing Thailand Tourism Year 2018 calendar of events
MotoGP, Air Race head up an action-packed schedule of local experiences and events for the coming year
Mon, 02 Oct 2017 10:32
Tourism minister wants to learn from Thailand tourism
During a meeting with Indonesian ambassador for Thailand Ahmad Rusdi, tourism minister Arief Yahya asked the Indonesian embassy (KBRI) in Thailand to learn about the way Thailand manages its tourism.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 00:00
Destinations in the park
Thailand Tourism Festival is back at Bangkok’s Lumpini Park today with a series of cultural shows and tourism promotions.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:41
PHA launches 'Brand Phuket' logo
The Phuket Hotels Association (PHA) unveiled ‘Brand Phuket’ at the annual Thailand Tourism Forum this afternoon, held at the InterContinental Bangkok, with more than 550 travel and tourism leaders from around the region in attendance.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 01:00
Myanmar tie-up aims to boost Thai tourism
AGREEMENT BETWEEN TWO NEIGHBOURS |SET TO ATTRACT MORE ‘GATEWAY’ VISITORS
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 15:58
TAT to stage Thailand Tourism Festival 2017 and celebrate Chinese New Year
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is bringing back the Thailand Tourism Festival (TTF) to Bangkok's Lumpini Park.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 00:00
A very small world!
Billed as Asia’s largest “small world”, Stanley MiniVenture is a new destination for families living in or travelling to Bangkok from the realms of reality around the world.
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 01:00
Tourism businesses lauded for high standards
THE TOURISM Department awarded as many as 500 entities that met the qualifications under the Thailand Tourism Standard Awards programme in a ceremony recently presided over by Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, minister of tourism and sports.