Tourism

STARTING DATE: 15 May 2019

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TOTAL UPDATE: 875 STORIES

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09:01

Fresh calls for bridge to Samui

SURAT THANI: Local tourism and health figures are calling for the construction of a bridge to link Koh Samui with the mainland, in a bid to boost tourism and speed up hospital transfers from the island.

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08:01

Tourism Ministry to seek cabinet nod for new stimulus deal

The Tourism and Sports Ministry plans to seek economic cabinet approval for a new tourism stimulus package including multiple-entry visas for Chinese tourists, reduced landing fees for airlines and increased airport slot times.

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Tourism Ministry to seek cabinet nod for new stimulus deal
10 Dec 2019

Delay for Phuket

The high season for hoteliers in Phuket will come late this year as rooms are not being snapped up until after Christmas.

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Delay for Phuket
7 Dec 2019

New visa rules for Taiwanese postponed

A requirement for individual Taiwanese travellers to submit financial statements when applying for a visa to enter Thailand has been postponed until at least March, according to local reports.

7 Dec 2019 21
New visa rules for Taiwanese postponed
7 Dec 2019

TAT keen to entice high-income Lao tourists

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) will continue to push health and wellness tourism...

7 Dec 2019 14
TAT keen to entice high-income Lao tourists
6 Dec 2019

Nakhon Phanom works on tourism game with communities

Nakhon Phanom plans to combine routes to connect local communities and nearby provinces to promote cultural...

6 Dec 2019 1
Nakhon Phanom works on tourism game with communities
5 Dec 2019

Phuket braces for holiday surge

Phuket is gearing up for a surge in tourist arrivals over the New Year holiday.

5 Dec 2019 11
Phuket braces for holiday surge
2 Dec 2019

TAT curries favour with Indian market

Despite the global economic slowdown, tourism from India continues to expand at a strong pace as Thailand remains a popular destination for vacations and weddings.

2 Dec 2019 1
TAT curries favour with Indian market
30 Nov 2019

Taiwanese visitors face extra visa requirements

Individual travellers from Taiwan visiting Thailand will be required to provide financial details to obtain a visitor’s visa starting next month, according to local news reports.

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Taiwanese visitors face extra visa requirements
30 Nov 2019

Museums in tourism drive

Museums are trying to create a museum culture in Thailand by pushing educational tourism.

30 Nov 2019 4
Museums in tourism drive