March 21, 2018

Phuket resort where Hollywood-approved lifestyle guru plays central role

March 16, 2018


What is it? One of two Southeast Asian properties opened under the Rosewood Hotels & Resorts brand by the Hong Kong-based Rosewood Hotel Group in the past few months (the other being in Phnom Penh, Cambodia), Rosewood Phuket is a 71-room resort that sits on 600 metres of beachfront on the west coast of Thailand’s […]

Gourmet festival in Bangkok

March 2, 2018


A four-day food, wine and wellness festival is being organised by 137 Pillars Suites & Residences in Bangkok, 22 to 25 March. The hotel is a member of the hotel marketing alliance Small Luxury Hotels of the World, which will bring together wellness consultants, three chefs and wine producers for the four-day event. The fourth […]

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Singapore’s One°15 marina club sails to Phuket with multimillion-dollar deal

February 26, 2018


The One°15 brand, best known for its upscale yacht club in Singapore, will soon make its way to Phuket, as the brand’s owner SUTL Enterprise enters into a conditional sale and purchase agreement with Thailand’s Makham Bay Marina (MBM) for S$5.6 million (US$4.2 million). MBM has construction permits and development rights for a proposed marina […]

Posted in: Phuket

Boaties set course to Phuket show

February 22, 2018


Thailand Yacht Show opens Thursday at the Ao Po Grand Marina in Phuket for its third edition. The event is open to both trade and consumers, 22 to 25 February. During the four days, Phuket will host thousands of nautical lifestyle enthusiasts. Show goers will include potential buyers and charterers, who are invited to climb […]

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End of production line for plastic caps

February 16, 2018


Thailand will begin to phase out the use of plastic cap seals on water bottles 1 April, TV news channel Thai PBS reported Wednesday. It’s just one of a variety of measures the government is embarking on to clean up the clutter of plastic waste. Earlier this month it rolled out a smoking ban on […]

Posted in: Thailand

BBDO Bangkok launches new global campaign for Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT)

February 14, 2018


BBDO Bangkok, in partnership with Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), has officially unveiled a new global campaign under Amazing Thailand, titled ‘Open to the New Shades’ at World Travel Market (WTM), London, United Kingdom, in 2017. Thailand is a country known to travelers across the world for its signature dishes, beaches, cultural festivals and most of […]

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