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  • Thailand is paving a sustainable, responsible tourism path that’s both admirable and effective
    by TAT Newsroom on 19. november 2018 at 02:00

    Thailand is making moves in the right direction to protect its vast natural and scenic beauty, having instigated a range of environmental initiatives and green-minded programmes in different industry and economic sectors. Among the primary objectives is the significant reduction of single-use plastics and other plastic waste. The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has taken […] The post Thailand is paving a sustainable, responsible tourism path that’s both admirable and effective appeared first on TAT Newsroom. […]

  • TAT Newsroom unveils new travel documentary series ‘The Seasons’
    by TAT Newsroom on 19. november 2018 at 01:00

    Bangkok, 19 November, 2018 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) recently unveiled the second season of its own travel documentary series, titled ‘The Seasons’, in support of the ongoing “Amazing Thailand Open to the New Shades” communication concept launched in visitor source markets around the world. Mr. Tanes Petsuwan, TAT Deputy Governor for Marketing […] The post TAT Newsroom unveils new travel documentary series ‘The Seasons’ appeared first on TAT Newsroom. […]

  • Phuket Boat Incidents: sunken Phoenix tour boat retrieved, one-minute silence observed
    by TAT Newsroom on 18. november 2018 at 05:56

    Bangkok, 18 November, 2018 – The salvage team on late Saturday afternoon was able to retrieve the wreckage of the sunken Phoenix tour boat which had been lying in 45 metres of water, 3.7 kilometres off Ko Hae near Phuket since 5 July when it capsized in a storm. A one-minute silence was observed in […] The post Phuket Boat Incidents: sunken Phoenix tour boat retrieved, one-minute silence observed appeared first on TAT Newsroom. […]

  • Come check out Amazing Thailand Grand Sale “Passport Privileges” promotions
    by TAT Newsroom on 16. november 2018 at 13:45

    Bangkok, 16 November, 2018 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is launching its year-end Amazing Thailand Grand Sale promotion with a unique “Passport Privileges” twist, targeting arrivals from short-haul markets from ASEAN, East Asia and South Asia. H.E. Weerasak Kowsurat, Minister of Tourism and Sports (above photo, speaking), said: “This promotion is the first […] The post Come check out Amazing Thailand Grand Sale “Passport Privileges” promotions appeared first on TAT Newsroom. […]

  • TAT unveils new Michelin Guide Bangkok, Phuket and Phang Nga 2019
    by TAT Newsroom on 15. november 2018 at 10:04

    Bangkok, 15 November, 2018 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), in collaboration with Michelin, has announced the second Michelin Guide in Thailand edition that continues to celebrate the kingdom’s dynamic culinary evolution. The new Michelin Guide Bangkok, Phuket and Phang Nga 2019 is an expanded edition, featuring not only the capital, but also the […] The post TAT unveils new Michelin Guide Bangkok, Phuket and Phang Nga 2019 appeared first on TAT Newsroom. […]

  • Thailand leads Asia in international visitors spending, UNWTO report
    by TAT Newsroom on 15. november 2018 at 02:35

    Bangkok, 15 November 2018 – International visitors spent more money in Thailand than in any other Asian country in 2017, according to a UN World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) report. The report said that Thailand recorded a total tourism expenditure of USD57 billion in 2017, ahead of Japan (USD34 billion), Hong Kong (USD33 billion), China (USD33 […] The post Thailand leads Asia in international visitors spending, UNWTO report appeared first on TAT Newsroom. […]

  • TAT invites ambassadors to “Open to the New Shades” of travel experiences in Isan
    by TAT Newsroom on 15. november 2018 at 02:13

    Bangkok, 15 November, 2018 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) recently invited ambassadors of six European countries to Thailand on a weekend trip to “Open to the New Shades” of travel experiences in Kalasin in the culturally-rich Northeastern region or Isan. The ambassadors from Portugal, the Netherlands, Ireland, Slovakia, Poland and Switzerland, as well […] The post TAT invites ambassadors to “Open to the New Shades” of travel experiences in Isan appeared first on TAT Newsroom. […]

  • World’s best women golfer Ariya Jutanugarn introduced to Japanese golfing market as ‘Thailand Golf Ambassador’
    by TAT Newsroom on 14. november 2018 at 09:12

    Bangkok, 14 November, 2018 – Ariya Jutanugarn or Pro May, who returned to No. 1 in the Rolex Rankings for best women golfers in the world for the third time in her career, was introduced to the Japanese golfing market as the ‘Thailand Golf Ambassador’. The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) made the official introduction […] The post World’s best women golfer Ariya Jutanugarn introduced to Japanese golfing market as ‘Thailand Golf Ambassador’ appeared first on TAT Newsroom. […]

  • Krabi awarded “Global Low-Carbon Ecological Scenic Spot” at Global Forum on Human Settlements 2018
    by TAT Newsroom on 14. november 2018 at 08:49

    Bangkok, 14 November, 2018 – Krabi was awarded the “Global Low-Carbon Ecological Scenic Spot” at the 2018 Annual Session of Global Forum on Human Settlements and Sustainable Cities and Human Settlements Awards ceremony held on 30-31 October, 2018, at the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) in Bangkok. The […] The post Krabi awarded “Global Low-Carbon Ecological Scenic Spot” at Global Forum on Human Settlements 2018 appeared first on TAT Newsroom. […]

  • Thai government approves visa-on-arrival fee waiver for 20 countries
    by TAT Newsroom on 13. november 2018 at 14:36

    Bangkok, 13 November, 2018 – The Thai government recently approved the exemption of the visa-on-arrival fee for citizens of 20 countries. From 15 November, 2018, to 13 January, 2019, citizens of Andora, Bulgaria, Bhutan, China including Taiwan, Cyprus, Ethiopia, Fiji, India, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Papua New Guinea, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, […] The post Thai government approves visa-on-arrival fee waiver for 20 countries appeared first on TAT Newsroom. […]