Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:41:40
TAT targets more Japanese women and first-time visitors
Promoting more Japanese first-time and female visitors to Thailand is a core theme of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT)’s marketing presence at Tourism Expo Japan (TEJ) 2017.
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:52:03
Tourism helps local communities help themselves
The Department of Tourism (DOT) says its systematic support for local communities to manage their own tourism activities has achieved great success in generating greater visitor traffic, increasing local income, improving quality of life, and developing joint community efforts to preserve local culture.
Mon, 18 Sep 2017 10:59:28
A journey to Koh Klang
Getting back to roots with community-based tourism in southern Thailand
Sun, 17 Sep 2017 13:15:00
Oat carries on the royal message
Channel 7 actor Surasak “Oat” Chotinnawat was in Chanthaburi recently to see the Chanthaboon Waterfront Community and promote sustainable tourism, which borrows from the philosophy of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol.
Sun, 17 Sep 2017 10:50:57
‘Departure tax’ eyed to fund tourism development in Japan
TOKYO - Whether to establish a 'departure tax' requiring payment from tourists and other individuals when they leave Japan is the focus of ongoing discussions by an expert panel of the Japan Tourism Agency on securing funds to develop tourism resources.
Sat, 16 Sep 2017 01:00:00
Raimon Land drawn to tourism and food
THE tourism and food industries are new key targets of growth in Thailand for Adrian Lee, whose family recently shifted much of its billion-dollar Singaporean operations to the Kingdom.
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 01:00:00
Tourism agencies link up to support industry growth
The Department of Tourism (DOT) and the Ministry of Tourism and Sports is joining forces with the Provincial Office of Tourism and Sports to integrate tourism management and strengthen tourism expertise in order to accommodate an ever-growing tourism industry.
Thu, 14 Sep 2017 16:23:44
Tourism offices join forces to improve professionalism, grow industry
In an effort to further boost the already growing tourist industry, two government offices are joining forces. The Department of Tourism (within the Ministry of Tourism and Sports) will work with the Provincial Office of Tourism and Sports to integrate tourism management and strengthen tourism expertise.
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 01:00:00
A warm welcome in Buri Ram
The peaceful village of Sanuan Nok shares its sericulture and weaving wonders with homestay guests
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 01:00:00
Two step forward as smart city pioneers
BANG SAEN and Hat Yai will be among the pioneers centres in Thailand for the development of “smart city” initiatives that promote the country’s advancement in strategic areas such as health and tourism, the environment and the establishment of trading hubs.
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 10:25:00
Hotel group steps up support for Cambodian youth
Swiss-Belhotel International is demonstrating its firm commitment to helping young people achieve sustainable goals through tourism education and career opportunities.
Mon, 11 Sep 2017 12:12:32
Deadly bomb blast won’t affect reregulation plans, says Phetchabun governor
Phetchabun governor Pibul Hattakitkosol has insisted the fatal explosion at the entrance of tourist attraction Phu Tab Berk village on Sunday will not affect authorities' plan to re-regulate Phu Tab Berk and so far there had been no affect on tourism.
Sun, 10 Sep 2017 16:21:16
President Jokowi discusses tourism development with Singaporean PM Lee Hsien Loong
President Joko Widodo met with the Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong on September 7. The meeting marked the 50th anniversary of Indonesia –Singapore relations.
Sat, 09 Sep 2017 15:57:58
AirAsia bags Asean Business Award 2017
KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia Bhd has bagged this year's Asean Business Award (ABA) for Priority Integration Sector - Tourism, for its outstanding performance in the region's priority integration sector of tourism.
Fri, 08 Sep 2017 13:45:00
All on board for Europe
Cathay Pacific announced this week that it will launch nonstop routes linking Hong Kong with Brussels, Dublin and Copenhagen next summer as it sets out to further strengthens its network and offer new trade and tourism opportunities between Asia and Europe.