Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:56:18
Thailand’s Iron Chef ‘Pom’ cooks up modern Isan cuisine to promote gastronomy tourism
Enjoy classic Northeastern food from one of Thailand’s top chefs
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 17:37:39
Asean, China draw closer on tourism following year of cooperation
New levels of Asean-China tourism cooperation were lauded as a success and an indication of more to come, at the closing ceremony of the “Asean-China Tourism Cooperation Year 2017”, which took place in the southern Chinese city of Kunming on November 17.
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 11:53:31
Travel agents in Singapore to get help to thrive in digital age
SINGAPORE - The Singapore Tourism Board will help agencies identify tech solutions to common issues.
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Help for disrupted travel agents in Singapore
THE SINGAPORE Tourism Board will help agencies identify tech solutions to common issues.
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:50:00
A taste of “Wonderful Indonesia”
Indonesia’s Tourism Ministry has joined with the Indonesian embassy in Bangkok and the regional tourism offices of Banten and West Sulawesi in organising the “Wonderful Indonesia Festival” taking place from today (November 17) to November 19 at Central World.
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Support for foreign visitors to Royal Crematorium
The Department of Tourism is providing support to the large numbers of foreign tourists visiting the Royal Crematorium daily to view the finest in Thai traditional art, in honour of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 12:27:29
New River Kwai light-and-sound show celebrates Thai war hero
The newest riverside light-and-sound show in Kanchanaburi and latest in a series of big year-end tourism money-makers celebrates the life of local World War II hero Boonpong Sirivejjabhandu.
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Medical package for visitors from China
The Ministry of Tourism and Sports recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (M0U) with Bangkok Dusit Medical Services (BDMS), The Viriyah Insurance, Angel Life Limited, and Tourism Council of Thailand (TCT) to launch a pilot project “Tourism Healthcare Emergency System”, aiming to raise the bar of comprehensive healthcare package for Chinese tourists.
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 12:00:00
Living like a local
Local Alike, a Thailand-based social enterprise dedicated to sustainable tourism development or “community-based tourism” has created three all-inclusive package travel deals to visit local communities in Chiang Rai and Chiang Mai, two northern provinces in Thailand.
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 19:21:15
The Consumer Confidence Index (CCI) rose for a third straight month, reaching 76.7 in October, reflecting domestic stability and consumers’ expectations for economic improvement, following the recovery of the export and tourism sectors, according to the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce’s Centre for Economic and Business Forecasting.
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 16:04:22
Airbnb to invest Bt68 million baht in Asia-Pacific tourism projects
At the APEC CEO Summit in Da Nang on Thursday, Airbnb – a leading community-driven hospitality company –announced it will invest Bt68 million through 2020 to promote and support innovative tourism projects throughout Asia-Pacific.
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 15:31:09
Student’s ‘smart local guide’ an example of technology married to local wisdom
A Thammasat University (TU) Lampang Centre student has developed a smartphone application called “Smart Local Guide” as an innovative prototype to creatively boost Thai tourism and incomes of local business operators.
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 13:00:13
Thailand in the spotlight on CNN
Richard Quest, host of CNN Business Traveller, explores the evolving Thai tourism industry in the latest edition of the programme, which debuts this afternoon (November 9) at 4.30pm.
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Wed, 08 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Tourism, investments may hoist GDP
THE JOINT Standing Committee on Commerce, Industry and Banking (JSCCIB) has expressed confidence that surging tourism and domestic investment would enable the Thai economy to achieve 4 per cent growth this year.
Sat, 04 Nov 2017 12:09:27
New flight between Phuket and Khon Kaen launched
AirAsia is strengthening its Phuket base with a new route Phuket to Khon Kaen designed to stimulate regional tourism.