Tourism

STARTING DATE: 15 May 2019

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Observation tower on shaky ground

The Bangkok Observation Tower Foundation has notified the Treasury Department of its request to cancel its lease contract.

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Observation tower on shaky ground
04:00

CPN and TAT launch joint effort

Central Pattana is partnering with the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) to spur domestic tourism through discount promotions at 33 shopping centres.

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CPN and TAT launch joint effort
14 Jul 2020

Tourism risk

If the country does not let foreign tourists in by the end of the year, some 60% of hospitality enterprises are at risk of going out of business.

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Tourism risk
14 Jul 2020

Rayong dismayed

The tourism sector in Rayong has expressed concerns that the case of an Egyptian soldier who tested positive for Covid-19 will further damage their businesses.

14 Jul 2020 53
Rayong dismayed
12 Jul 2020

Reclaiming past beauty

The trendy Hua Takhe market in Lat Krabang district of Bangkok transforms into a colourful floral paradise.

12 Jul 2020
Reclaiming  past beauty
12 Jul 2020

'Neo' lease of life for Koh Lan as EEC tourist hub takes shape

Pattaya City plans to turn Koh Lan, a popular island just 8 kilometres away from the shore of Pattaya, into "Neo Koh Lan", in an attempt to accommodate economic growth as Pattaya is being upgraded as a tourism and investment hub under the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) scheme.

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'Neo' lease of life for Koh Lan as EEC tourist hub takes shape
11 Jul 2020

Two-price backlash

An online movement is gathering momentum to publicise the widespread practice of charging foreigners as much as 10 times what Thais pay at local tourist attractions.

11 Jul 2020 410
Two-price backlash
11 Jul 2020

Inbound tourists should prepare for 2-week stay

Leisure tourists who would like to visit Thailand during a soft reopening may have to spend at least 14 days within designated areas, though a negative test for Covid-19 after two weeks would free them to go anywhere in the country.

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Inbound tourists should prepare for 2-week stay
10 Jul 2020

To disperse tourists

As most local tourists flock to popular destinations during the weekends, tour operators are asking the government to help fill up weekdays.

10 Jul 2020 27
To disperse tourists
9 Jul 2020

Signs of trouble

The closure of picturesque Palio could point to more troubles to come for struggling tourist attractions in Khao Yai, as the pandemic deters even domestic travellers.

9 Jul 2020 62
Signs of trouble