Category: Tourism

President of Thai – China Travel Association said that the number of Chinese tourists visiting the country in the last quarter is satisfactory. However, domestic political situation has caused them to change their destination to the South. As for the stronger Thai baht, the appreciation doesn’t affect the Chinese tourist market because the Yuan has…

Date:        October 28, – November 1, 2010 Venue:    Central Chidlom, Bangkok A breathtaking floral extravaganza blooms in fragrant splendor, inspired by the selfless love of Their Majesties the king and Queen for the Thai people, like a refreshing water that flows within our hearts, an evergreen forest offering soothing shade to us all. Expressing…

Thai AirAsia, which expects to be listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand in the second or third quarter next year, is looking at a market capitalisation of between US$500 million and US$550 million. “Currently, work on the listing preparations is going on. We haven’t decided on the structure yet and we haven’t filed anything…

The website thailandmedtourism.com will essentially provide information relating to surgical procedures, health service providers, packages and promotions, destinations, and up to date articles and news. With medical tourist arrivals for 2009 reaching approximately 1.4 million, the Tourism Authority of Thailand has set ambitious targets for future arrivals. As part of their overall marketing strategy, in…

Central Retail Corporation (CRC), a Southeast Asia’s largest retail group, which operates leading department stores and specialty stores, has launched new website “Centralbkk.com,” an insider guide provides a friendly source of information for traveling in Bangkok. It beautifully features and selectively categorized places to go, eat, sleep, chill, shop and what is going on around…

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), marking its golden jubilee this year, and the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) have joined hands to promote tourism through rail travel. For starters, the SRT has added new trains from Bangkok on weekends on short-haul Prachuap Khiri Khan-Chumphon, Nakhon Sawan-Phitsanulok-Sukhothai and Nakhon Pathom-Kanchanaburi routes which, if popular, would…

In 2010, the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has planned to hold the 8th Thailand Tourism Awards 2010 with the objective to promote management and services in various fields of the tourism industry to be of international quality standards and well recognised by tourists domestically and internationally, as well as environmentally-friendly management which will further…