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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 […]

SiteMinder: the top 15 booking channels for tourists to Thailand

February 9, 2018


SiteMinder, the popular global hotel industry cloud platform, has revealed the 15 booking channels that generated the greatest revenue for hotels in Thailand and other key tourism destinations in 2017. The lists are based on the 72 million hotel reservations that passed through SiteMinder’s channel management solution during the year to produce US$21.53 billion (THB747.97 […]

Expedia spotlights travel tech trends to boost tourism industry in Thailand

February 5, 2018


Just simply keeping up with the digital expectations of today’s tech-savvy consumer is no longer an option for the Thai and global travel industry. Exceeding those expectations is a travel industry imperative and an opportunity for hotels to focus on the only thing that truly matters to consumers: the end-to-end guest experience. One reason for […]

TAT highlights Thailands unbeatable geographic advantage

January 26, 2018


The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has highlighted Thailand’s “unbeatable geographic location” at the heart of ASEAN and the Asia-Pacific region” as a major reason why visitor arrivals will continue to grow strongly in the years ahead. Mr. Tanes Petsuwan, TAT Deputy Governor for Marketing Communications, said: “Thailand has the best connections within the entire […]

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 […]