Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:00
Push for sustainable travel to save the planet
AS THE world marked Earth Day yesterday (April 22), digital travel platform Booking.com released findings from its annual sustainable travel report. Research reveals that almost three-quarters (72 per cent) of travellers believe that people need to act now and make sustainable travel choices to save the planet for future generations.
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 12:44
Travellers must make sustainable choices: survey
As the world marks Earth Day today (April 22), digital travel platform Booking.com has released findings from its annual sustainable travel report. Research reveals that almost three quarters (72 per cent) of travellers believe that people need to act now and make sustainable travel choices to save the planet for future generations.
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 12:17
Finance Ministry to boost tourism with Bt1,500 payment to domestic travellers
The Finance Ministry had announced plans to launch a new stimulus package to boost the country’s domestic tourism business by giving Thais Bt1,500 per person to spend when they travel to 55 provinces under the promotion campaign, a source from the Finance Ministry said.
Sat, 20 Apr 2019 01:00
How to TRAVEL FAR with a can-do spirit
PIMPAWEE Nopakitgumjorn, a top executive at Expedia Group Thailand, says her goal is to help Thai hoteliers in cities of all sizes to attract more global travellers and become more competitive in the digital world by using Expedia Group’s global platform, data analysis skills, and tools.
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 11:30
Global accommodation sees slight increase
Research by Hotel.com has revealed a 3-per-cent increase in global accommodation prices, while Thai travellers last year spent Bt1,720 for domestic accommodation – a 7-per-cent decrease from 2017.
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 01:00
Thailand sees dip in hotel prices
The latest Hotel Price Index (HPI) from Hotels.com revealed no sign of a slowdown for the global travel industry. The price travellers paid for overnight accommodation rose 3 per cent globally in 2018 across every regional index, except for the Pacific including Thailand.
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 15:33
Most travellers want to feel ‘at home’ – survey
As travellers have the luxury of more choice than ever before when planning their next trip, getting it right as a “host” can be the difference between checking in or checking out other properties.
Wed, 10 Apr 2019 01:00
FLIGGY BUY IN AID OF OVERSEAS MERCHANTS
Fliggy, the travel service platform of Alibaba Group, has launched its Fliggy Buy service, which offers overseas merchants a new solution to capture opportunities presented by the growing purchasing power of China’s outbound travellers.
Wed, 03 Apr 2019 17:16
Dtac launches global Sim deals
Dtac has introduced the Sim Go Inter for travellers to 67 countries.
Wed, 03 Apr 2019 12:40
THAI Smile wins 2019 TripAdvisor Travellers' choice award for airlines
THAI Smile Airways announced it has been recognised as a winner in the 2019 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice® awards for Airlines, named the best airline in Thailand and one of the best regional airlines in Asia, according to the airline's press release.
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 01:00
Songkran’s fruity flavours
Travellers flying with Thai Smile between April 13 and 17 will be welcomed on board with two special fusion desserts created by Audrey Café.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:19
THAI Smile adds flights to Changsha, Mumbai and Yangon
THAI Smile Airways has increased its flights for three international routes to facilitate travellers.
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 17:50
Must read : US defends delay in grounding Boeing 737 Max
As affected travellers in the United States scrambled to re-book their flights in the wake of Wednesday's (March 13) announcement that America was grounding its Boeing 737 Max fleet, many questioned why America had been so late to do so.
Mon, 25 Feb 2019 01:00
Thailand one of China’s top five New Year destinations
Thailand was one of the top five destinations for travellers from mainland China this Chinese New Year, according to new data released by Airbnb – one of the most popular global travel platforms. During Chunyun, Thai Airbnb hosts welcomed more than 44,000 guests, earning Bt186 million in extra income.
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 21:00
Regional alliance welcomes decision to kick smoking out of Thailand’s airport terminals
The Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) on Tuesday said it strongly supported Thailand’s move to ban smoking inside the passenger terminals of all its airports, in order to protect employees and non-smoking travellers from exposure to second-hand smoke.