• Wed, 23 Jan 2019 18:00
    Tourist caught carrying protected sea star at Chalong Pier
    A foreign man has been caught on camera carrying a protected sea star along Chalong pier.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 23 Jan 2019 09:24
    Fewer China tourists coming to Malaysia
    PETALING JAYA: Fewer tourists from China are coming during the two-week Chinese New Year holiday period next month, say industry players.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 21:00
    German man arrested for stealing passenger’s luggage at airport
    A 39-year-old German man, who is wanted in connection with the theft of a British tourist’s luggage from Suvarnabhumi Airport on December 13, has been arrested while trying to leave Thailand via a border checkpoint in Trat province.
    national
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:55
    Tourist killed by falling window from Hong Kong hotel
    Hong Kong - A hotel employee arrested after a window she was cleaning fell onto a busy Hong Kong street and killed a tourist was released on bail Tuesday as investigators try to work out what caused the fatal tragedy.
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  • Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:50
    Early-bird tourists treated to frost and golden mist on Doi Inthanon
    Tourists who flocked to Doi Inthanon early Monday morning were treated to a beautiful white frost that blanked the mountaintop, as a new high-pressure front from China caused the mercury to fall to zero degrees Celsius.
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  • Mon, 21 Jan 2019 12:46
    Facebook nabs Chiang Mai traffic cop ‘accepting bribe’
    A Chiang Mai traffic policeman has been transferred after allegedly being caught on video accepting a Bt200 bribe from a Chinese tourist whose motorcycle had been locked up for illegal parking.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 20 Jan 2019 19:45
    Chinese tourist drowns in Koh Samet
    A 58-year-old Chinese tourist, who was battered by waves in the sea off Koh Samet’s Haad Sai Kaew Beach in Rayong province on Saturday afternoon, died while being transported to a Muang district hospital.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 20 Jan 2019 11:19
    TAT shows foreign visitors by the numbers
    The Tourism Authority of Thailand published a breakdown of 2018 visitors by nationality on the Facebook page of its Intelligence Centre on Saturday night, with Chinese leading the tally, to no one’s surprise.
    national
  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 17:58
    Belgian man arrested for luggage theft at Suvarnabhumi Airport
    Immigration police at Suvarnabhumi Airport have arrested a Belgian man who was accused of stealing Chinese tourist's suitcase on January 2.
    national
  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 16:00
    Japanese father pleads for help in daughter's unsolved 2007 murder
    The father of a 25-year-old Japanese tourist who was raped and murdered inside Wat Saphan Hin in 2007 has appealed to the prime minister for help in solving the case.
    national
  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
    Gay tourists trump expat bigots
    Perhaps the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has expressed greater forbearance, arguably provoked by spotting an opportunity to attract wider inward investment.
    your say
  • Wed, 16 Jan 2019 17:30
    Swede, 77, rescued off Patong Beach
    Lifeguards at Patong Beach rescued a 77-year-old Swedish male tourist from drowning after he lost consciousness whilst in the water.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:23
    Aussie businesses complain Google sending outback tourists off the map
    Sydney - Tourism operators in Australia's vast outback say wild inaccuracies in Google Maps are making remote hot spots appear out of reach, deterring people from visiting the region.
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  • Wed, 16 Jan 2019 11:22
    Chinese tourist killed by bus in Pattaya
    A bus taking foreign tourists to their Pattaya hotel struck and killed a Chinese tourist who was crossing the road on Tuesday night.
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  • Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
    Wooing the Trump kind of tourists
    Nigel Pike’s suggestion that TAT stimulate tourism to Thailand by targeting “white, heterosexual, Christian, nuclear families” could largely be brought to fruition by directly making advertising pitches towards just one group: Donald Trump’s “base”. 
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