ASEAN pushes joint bid to host 2034 World Cup ASEAN

ASEAN pushes joint bid to host 2034 World Cup

An ASEAN ministerial meeting in Manila, the Philippines, has agreed that five ASEAN nations – Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam – will launch a joint bid to host the 2034 FIFA World Cup.
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 authority lowers revenue estimate World

Thai tourism authority lowers revenue estimate

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has lowered its estimate for tourism revenue growth in 2019 from 10 percent to 9.5 percent due to global slowdown, strong baht and rising fuel prices.
1,000 exhibitors join Thai tourism fair ASEAN

1,000 exhibitors join Thai tourism fair

The 51st Thai Teaw Thai Plaza Fair, at Bitec Bang Na exhibition centre, is featuring special tour packages, from some 1,000 tour company booths, being offered at special prices.
Thailand: Tourist number projection remains at 40 million World

Thailand: Tourist number projection remains at 40 million

The University of the Thai Chambers of Commerce’s Centre for Economic and Business Forecasting is still positive the total number of visitors to Thailand this year will reach 40 million from campaigns promoting tourism in local cities and the extension of VISA on Arrival fees waiver.
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.