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Thai and global tourism authorities reassure the world Thailand remains welcoming tourist destination

Bangkok, 26 August 2015 – Thai authorities and global tourism bodies have today stepped forward to reassure the world that Thailand remains a welcoming tourist destination, saying the recent explosion incidents in Bangkok will inevitably have short-term impacts and that the kingdom’s tourism industry will bounce back strongly and quickly towards the end of the ...[read more]

Thailand Tourism Situation Update on 23 August 2015

Issued at Bangkok at 12.00 hrs. (GMT+7) on 23 August 2015 The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) would like to report that in the wake of Monday’s incident at Ratchaprasong’s Erawan Shrine, tourist events and activities are continuing as normal in the city with Bangkok’s most popular attractions and shopping districts still thronging with visitors enjoying ...[read more]
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Thailand Tourism Situation Update on 22 August 2015

Issued at Bangkok at 16.30 hrs. (GMT+7) on 22 August 2015 The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) would like to update all friends of Thailand that overall life in Bangkok and across the country is continuing as normal. Yesterday morning, a five-faith religious ceremony was held in CentralWorld Square to pay respect to those who lost ...[read more]
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Situation Update 21 August 2015

Issued at Bangkok at 17.00 hrs. (GMT+7) on 21 August 2015 A five-faith religious ceremony has been held this morning (07.00 hrs., 21 August 2015) in CentralWorld Square to pay respect to those who lost their lives as well as give moral support to those who were affected by Monday’s incident at Ratchaprasong’s Erawan Shrine. Organised ...[read more]

Situation Update

Issued at Bangkok at 19.30 hrs. (GMT+7) on 20 August 2015 Yesterday, Mrs. Juthaporn Rerngronasa, TAT’s Acting Governor and Deputy Governor for International Marketing (Europe, Africa, Middle East and Americas), along with officials from the Tourist Police Division, the Metropolitan Police Bureau, and the Immigration Bureau met with the executives from the China National Tourist Office ...[read more]

Situation Update Thailand reaffirms security and assistance measures for all tourists in the country

Issued at Bangkok at 17.00 hrs. (GMT+7) on 19 August 2015 The Royal Thai Government has reaffirmed that all tourist security and assistance measures are in place as Thailand is united in mobilising the support from all concerned parties to assist and facilitate tourists affected by the 17 August explosion incident in Bangkok’s Ratchaprasong Intersection. The ...[read more]
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Situation Update of the Explosion Incident in Bangkok

Issued at Bangkok at 10.00 hrs. (GMT+7) on 18 August 2015 The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) would like to convey the deepest sympathy and condolences to all the victims of the blast and their families at this traumatic time. The thoughts and prayers of the Thai people are with you. Thai authorities have stepped up security ...[read more]

Thailand declared free of MERS

Issued at Bangkok at 20.00 hrs. (GMT+7) on 3 July 2015 Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health today declared the country free of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) after lab test of its first and only MERS patient, a 75-year-old Omani man, showing no sign of the virus. Meanwhile, lab test on 176 others who had come ...[read more]

Thailand’s first MERS case declared free of deadly virus

Issued at Bangkok at 22.00 hrs. (GMT+7) on 29 June 2015 Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health today announced that a 75-year-old Omani man who became the country's first case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) has been declared free of the virus. In the latest test result, the Ministry said they did not find the MERS virus ...[read more]

Thailand Reports No New Case of MERS

Issued at Bangkok at 13.00 hrs. (GMT+7) on 22 June 2015 The Ministry of Public Health announced on 18 June, 2015, about the first case of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), after a 75-year-old Omani national man who came from a Middle Eastern country has also been quarantined at Bamrasnaradura Infectious Diseases Institute in ...[read more]

Thailand Happiness Street Festival

Organised by: Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) Date & Time : 25 - 26 July, 2014, at 15.00 – 24.00 hrs. Venue            : Ratchaprasong area: Ratchadamri Road linked with Rama I Road, Bangkok CentralWorld Square, Parc Paragon, The Platinum fashion mall Concept of “Thailand Happiness”: COLOUR YOUR LIFE WITH HAPPINESS Join hands in disseminating smiley invitations from Thai people to international friends ...[read more]

Thailand Happiness Street Festival all set

Issued at Bangkok at 16.00 hrs. (GMT+7) on 18 July 2014 The Tourism Authority of Thailand is currently working on a series of tourism marketing and promotion activities to attract tourists to the kingdom during the remainder of this year as well as the years to come. Among the strategies is the plan to reiterate the ...[read more]

Patong Beach regains natural beauty

Issued at Bangkok at 14.00 hrs. (GMT+7) on 11 July 2014 The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to inform international tourists and the travel industry partners that the famous Patong Beach in Phuket has now regained its natural beauty, following a clean-up operation on 9 July 2014 under the supervision of the National Council ...[read more]

Thailand’s tourism is still on the go

Issued at Bangkok at 15.30 hrs. (GMT+7) on 4 July 2014 Thailand is always ready to welcome tourists with a friendly smile. Visitors planning to visit the kingdom need not worry about the country being under the administration of the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) as that has had no impact on Thailand’s tourism ...[read more]

Thailand tourism gets stronger than ever

Issued at Bangkok at 14.00 hrs. (GMT+7) on 27 June 2014 The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to provide further update on the tourism situation in the kingdom that it’s business as usual across all destinations. As Thailand is moving forwards national reconciliation and reforms under the administration of the National Council for Peace and ...[read more]

Tourism is back in full swing in Thailand

Issued at Bangkok at 15.00 hrs. (GMT+7) on 17 June 2014 The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to announce that all tourism-related businesses and services in destinations throughout the kingdom have resumed normal operations following the lifting of nationwide curfew as of last Friday (TAT Newsroom: Breaking News! Nationwide curfew lifted from 13 June ...[read more]
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