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Expedia reveals highest demands for Asian cities this summer

26 Jun 2017

Based on the data from Q1 2017 booking window, Expedia.co.th revealed that Asian cities - including Thailand - are seeing the highest demand of travellers from the US and Europe for this summer 2017. The report reveals that culture and unique experience are the key drivers.
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Thai-Myanmar border management meeting held in Phuket

23 Jun 2017

A meeting of Thai Myanmar Regional Border Committee (RBC) was held at Patong Resort & Spa on June 22, 2017 to ease conflicts along the border and strengthen the relationship. The committee also aims to boost cooperation on society, economies, public health, illicit drug control, weapons, human trafficking and terrorism.
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MICE roadshow highlights Thailand-Laos synergies

23 Jun 2017

TCEB revealed at the 'Thailand MICE Roadshow Laos' that a total of 11, 274 MICE travellers crossed from Laos to Thailand in 2016, an increase of 38% over the previous year. The event was held on Tuesday in Vietiane to consolidate networking of MICE entrepreneurs in Thailand and Laos.
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Study shows business travellers extend work trips for leisure

23 Jun 2017

According to the GBTA Foundation, the research and education arm of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), a new study titled “Extending Business Travel into Leisure Time - Bleisure study” shows that on average, travellers extend business trips for three days based on a survey of 675 business travellers.
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Regional battle for king of eco-tourism jungle

22 Jun 2017

Thailand is striving to remain the number one eco-tourism destination in Asean. This year, the country expects to welcome 800, 000 foreign eco-tourism travellers. To push eco-tourism at the international level, Thai Eco-tourism and Adventure Travel Association plans to introduce eco-tourism to Singapore and European markets. 
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Thailand Rebrands for Repeat Visitors

22 Jun 2017

Thailand’s Minister of Tourism and Sport reveals that in 2016, 70 percent of the overseas travelers were repeaters. Therefore, the newest promotional efforts are supplying more diverse choices to returning visitors and with that initiating an evolution of tourism expanding new destinations, activities, art and culture.
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NCC to hold International expo for elderly care & wellness

22 Jun 2017

NCC Exhibition Organiser is entering the senior-services market by hosting “InterCare Asia”, aimed at attracting local and foreign manufacturers and distributors of innovative products. The trade fair expects at least 5, 000 visitors and provide for the circulation of at least Bt600 million from July 6-8 at BITEC Bangna.
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AirAsia is the World's Best Low-Cost Airline at Skytrax

22 Jun 2017

Asia’s largest low-cost carrier won the accolades for nine years in a row at the 2017 Skytrax World Airline Awards in the Musée de l’Air et de l’Espace at Le Bourget Airport today. The Skytrax Awards are the global benchmark of airline excellence with over 19.9 million customer surveys worldwide.
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Thai government to support three events

21 Jun 2017

The government and the Badminton World Federation (BWF) have pushed behind the Badminton Association of Thailand to organize three major tournaments next year which are Princess Sirivannavari, the Thomas and Uber Cups and the Thailand Open. It will be the first time for Thailand to host a Super series tournament. 
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Thailand to host MotoGp

21 Jun 2017

The Sports Authority of Thailand says Thailand won the right to host the MotoGP, a global motorcycle racing championship during 2018 to 2020. The Buriram United International Circuit will be the venue. This will show the country’s ability to host major sports events and also boost Thailand’s tourism industry.
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