Water-splashing out of S’pore Songkran event, call meet with Thai embassy

Water-splashing out of S’pore Songkran event, call meet with Thai embassy
March 25th, 2014 in Tourism

The organisers of “Celebrate Songkran 2014″ in Singapore will convene today with the Thai Embassy and the …[More]

TAT to analyse economic risks of major markets

TAT to analyse economic risks of major markets
March 25th, 2014 in Tourism

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is preparing to define its marketing plan for 2015 by analysing …[More]

Hong Kong back in the mix

Hong Kong back in the mix
March 21st, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has set plans to woo back tourists from Hong Kong after the territory …[More]

Ambitious goal for Udon Thani tourism

Ambitious goal for Udon Thani tourism
March 21st, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

The Udon Thani Tourism Business Association will try hard to put the province on the world’s tourism map …[More]

Songkran packages aim to make splash

Songkran packages aim to make splash
March 20th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

The lifting of the state of emergency might not be enough to attract foreign tourists to return to Thailand quickly …[More]

End of emergency brings hope

End of emergency brings hope
March 19th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

Tourism businesses and foreign investors have welcomed the government’s decision to lift the state of …[More]

TAT targets adventurous newlyweds

TAT targets adventurous newlyweds
March 18th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has kicked off what it calls a “honeyteering” trip in Thailand to …[More]

Singapore to hold own Songkran

Singapore to hold own Songkran
March 18th, 2014 in Tourism

Singapore is organising its own “Songkran” festival to compete with the one in Thailand but an executive of …[More]

‘Seeing is believing’

‘Seeing is believing’
March 17th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

Myanmar is undergoing a period of dramatic change on every front, and the tourism and hospitality sector has …[More]

Local knowledge and authenticity the keys to success

Local knowledge and authenticity the keys to success
March 17th, 2014 in Tourism

Planeloads of foreign travellers are shaking up the tourism and hospitality sector in Myanmar. Local hoteliers …[More]

TAT predicts Songkran boost after protest doldrums

TAT predicts Songkran boost after protest doldrums
March 13th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

THE TOURISM AUTHORITY of Thailand (TAT) projects that despite the political tension, tourism spending …[More]

Pattaya sees drop in 2014 tourists to 7m

Pattaya sees drop in 2014 tourists to 7m
March 12th, 2014 in Tourism

The number of tourists, both local and foreign, visiting Pattaya is now projected to drop to 7.5 million this year …[More]

Operators pin hopes on Songkran festivities

Operators pin hopes on Songkran festivities
March 11th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

Tourism operators in Bangkok and the eastern region are pinning their hopes on a return of foreign tourists …[More]

Pena House humps Cha-am

Pena House humps Cha-am
March 10th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

The popular tourist destination Cha-am is trying to raise its profile with a new attraction — camels. …[More]

Akaryn boutique hotel firm plans to grow through management contracts

Akaryn boutique hotel firm plans to grow through management contracts
March 10th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

Akaryn Hospitality Management Services (AHMS), a boutique-hotel operator, has an ambitious plan to …[More]

Bangkok’s loss is Phuket, Samui’s gain

Bangkok’s loss is Phuket, Samui’s gain
March 10th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

Phuket and Samui islands saw a sharp increase in direct flights as both destinations benefited from the political …[More]

Passengers through Suvarnabhumi down

Passengers through Suvarnabhumi down
March 10th, 2014 in Tourism

Passenger traffic through Suvarnabhumi airport contracted for the first time since its September 2006 opening …[More]

Koh Chang aims for climate-friendly tag

Koh Chang aims for climate-friendly tag
March 6th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

Koh Chang in Trat province will be promoted as the first climate-friendly tourism destination in Asean when …[More]

THA foresees Bangkok occupancy rate rising within 2 weeks

THA foresees Bangkok occupancy rate rising within 2 weeks
March 6th, 2014 in Tourism

The Thai Hotels Association says it believes the occupancy rates of hotels in the protest-hit areas of Bangkok will …[More]

Veranda plans B2bn Pattaya project

Veranda plans B2bn Pattaya project
March 5th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

Veranda Group, a luxury hotel company, is spending at least 2 billion baht excluding land costs to build its …[More]

Expo turnout stirs optimism

Expo turnout stirs optimism
March 4th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

Clear signs of a tourism recovery have emerged after Thais flocked to the 30th Thailand Travel Expo, which …[More]

Centel defies political woe with gains

Centel defies political woe with gains
March 4th, 2014 in Tourism

Central Plaza Hotel Plc (CENTEL), the country’s largest hotel operator, posted a net profit of 1.32 billion baht …[More]

TAT pushing road trips that bypass captial

TAT pushing road trips that bypass captial
March 3rd, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

The Tourism Authority of Thailand is aggressively promoting travel by Asean tourists coming here by car …[More]

Absolute poised to buy more hotels

Absolute poised to buy more hotels
March 3rd, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

Absolute Hotel Services Co, a local hotel management firm, is eyeing the purchase of at least 20 hotels abroad …[More]

TAT aiming to woo domestic tourists

TAT aiming to woo domestic tourists
February 27th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) will join hands with private operators for marketing campaigns …[More]

S’poreans staying away from Bangkok

S’poreans staying away from Bangkok
February 27th, 2014 in Tourism

VIOLENT outbreaks in Bangkok have deterred Singaporeans from visiting the city, with travel agents …[More]

Chinese invasion boosts Chiang Mai

Chinese invasion boosts Chiang Mai
February 26th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

After suffering a sluggish five years, Chiang Mai’s tourism industry has seen new life thanks to an influx of …[More]

Political turmoil takes toll

Political turmoil takes toll
February 26th, 2014 in Tourism

The worsening political turmoil is prompting some tourism-related agencies to revise down this year’s …[More]

Indian travellers continue to prefer Thailand

Indian travellers continue to prefer Thailand
February 25th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

Indian travellers continue to visit Thailand, despite the ongoing political strife in the country. …[More]

NS Travel twins seek top travel rank

NS Travel twins seek top travel rank
February 24th, 2014 in Featured, Tourism

The twin sons of Noom Sao Tours’ big boss have succeeded their father and now run the family business with …[More]

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Tuesday, 22 April 2014
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AMCHAM: Community
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Bangkok Entrepreneurs
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BCCT: Third Thursday
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Joint: ESB Networking
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Saturday, 26 April 2014
AMCHAM: 2014 Gala Installation Ball
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Tuesday, 29 April 2014
AMCHAM: Health & Travel/Tourism
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Tuesday, 29 April 2014
AMCHAM: Marketing Cmte
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Wednesday, 30 April 2014
AMCHAM: Monthly Luncheon with Guest Speaker Darren Buckley
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Tuesday, 6 May 2014
AMCHAM: Board of Governors Meeting
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Mango Metro Night
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