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New Marketing Concept “Open to the New Shades of Thailand” launched at WTM London

November 6, 2017


The Tourism Authority of Thailand will use the World Travel Market 2017 (WTM), one of the world’s leading travel trade shows, as a platform to launch its new marketing concept, “Open to the New Shades of Thailand”. Now in its 37th year, the WTM London will attract almost 5,000 exhibiting destinations, technology and private sector […]

TAT launches Amazing Thailand Tourism Year 2018 calendar of events

November 3, 2017


The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is launching an ambitious calendar of events in support of the ‘Amazing Thailand Tourism Year 2018‘ featuring an action-packed schedule of unique Thai local experiences and marquee of international events. Mr. Yuthasak Supasorn, TAT Governor, said, “Thailand is naturally blessed with a busy schedule of annual cultural events that […]

TAT floats Bangkok and five unique locations for Loi Krathong Festival 2017

October 31, 2017


The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is promoting multiple Loi Krathong Festival 2017 events in Bangkok and five unique destinations to celebrate one of the Kingdom’s oldest and most colourful traditions.  Mr. Yuthasak Supasorn, TAT Governor, said while the country’s Loi Krathong Festival dates back centuries, its popularity with overseas visitors continues to grow as […]

Thailand’s September arrivals positive

October 20, 2017


Thailand registered 26,100,782 tourist arrivals, January to September, ensuring it remains on course to hit the 35 million mark by year-end. The first nine months saw an increase in arrivals of 5.40% year to date. Ministry of Tourism and Sports data, released Tuesday, confirmed a relatively strong September performance with 2,55,689 arrivals up 5.75% year […]

Thailand to cement its position as Asia’s top romantic destination

October 5, 2017


Worldwide Events, today announced its major partnership with Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) for the new romantic travel event, Amour Asia Pacific taking place in Bangkok, Thailand from 14-17 February next year. Setting the trend in romance travel networking, Amour is designed specifically for the elite romance travel market, creating a community of destination wedding […]

Thailand expects 35 % more Chinese tourists in Golden Week

October 3, 2017


Thailand expects 260,000 Chinese tourists during the Golden Week holidays this week, up 35 percent from the same period last year, the Tourism and Sports Ministry said on Tuesday. Chinese travellers, who account for the largest share of visitors to Thailand, are expected to generate more than 11 billion baht worth of business during the […]

Upcycling the Oceans – sustainable solutions for Thailand’s ocean plastic

September 18, 2017


Thailand says it will be the first Asian country to join a global initiative to clean up its oceans and waterways around Bangkok, Koh Samui, Koh Tao and Phuket. Lonely Planet reports that Upcycling the Oceans is an effort spearheaded by the Ecoalf Foundation. The projects gets local fishermen removing plastic from the waters. Once […]