Feud drives tourists from Japan, Hong Kong to Southeast Asia Travel

Feud drives tourists from Japan, Hong Kong to Southeast Asia

Growing trade feud between Japan and the Republic of Korea (RoK) is redrawing the map of Asian tourism, with the RoK and Chinese travelers avoiding previously popular destinations like Japan and Hong Kong for Southeast Asia, according to the Japan’s Nikkei Asia Review. ​
Related parties in Chinese-led gambling ring to be investigated Society

Related parties in Chinese-led gambling ring to be investigated

Chief of Office of the Ministry of Public Security Lt. Gen. Luong Tam Quang answered reporters’ queries about the raid on a major gambling ring led by Chinese nationals in the northern city of Hai Phong during the government’s press conference in Hanoi on August 1.
Thailand targets 10 percent growth in tourism in 2020 World

Thailand targets 10 percent growth in tourism in 2020

Thailand will focus on developing responsible tourism with the aim of fulfilling the target of a 10 percent growth rate and 3.71 trillion baht (120 billion USD) in revenue in 2020, Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) Governor Yuthasak Supasorn has said.
Thai tourism to benefit from China-US trade war World

Thai tourism to benefit from China-US trade war

Thailand’s tourism sector is expected to get a windfall from the trade war between China and the US as Chinese tourists are looking to shorten their long haul flights to visit closer destinations instead.
Thai economy shows good performance: SCB World

Thai economy shows good performance: SCB

The Siam Commercial Bank’s (SCB) latest review of the Thai economy reveals a healthy expansion rate despite a decrease in growth due to the global economy, trade war between the United States and China, and uncertainty among private companies on the formation of new government.