TAT organises the “Village Tourism Festival” to promote community-based tourism

TAT organises the “Village Tourism Festival” to promote community-based tourism

Bangkok, 27 November, 2020 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is organising a “Village Tourism Festival” at Chulalongkorn University’s 100-year park from 27 to 29 November, 2020, to promote community-based tourism by showcasing the Thailand Rural Tourism Award 2020 winning communities from around Thailand. Ms. Thapanee Kiatphaibool, TAT Deputy Governor for Tourism Products and Business, said that, “By assuming a leadership role in organising the event, TAT hopes to…

TAT joins ICONSIAM for ‘Amazing Thailand Countdown 2021’

Bangkok, 18 November, 2020 –  The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and ICONSIAM, together with the public and private communities and entrepreneurs, are organising a mega ‘Amazing Thailand Countdown 2021’ event on 31 December at River Park of ICONSIAM on the banks of the Chao Phraya River. The “Amazing Thailand Countdown 2021” is one of the biggest events marking the end of the year, which TAT organises annually across the…

TAT donates over 600,000 Baht to local elephant, environment organisations

Bangkok, 17 November, 2020 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to announce that it is donating over 600,000 Baht in funds raised through the “Thailand Reduce Waste” campaign to Friends of the Asian Elephant and the Seub Nakhasathien Foundation. The amount of 333,516.25 Baht was presented to Friends of the Asian Elephant in Lampang province on Friday, 13 November, 2020, and 303,516.25 Baht to the Seub Nakhasathien…

Amazing Thailand SHA certification awarded to Minor Food Group restaurants and fast-food outlets

Bangkok, 16 November, 2020 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to announce that the Amazing Thailand Safety and Health Administration (SHA) Certification has been awarded to casual-dining and quick-service restaurants operated in Thailand by the Minor Food Group. Minor Food Group’s brands include The Pizza Company, Swensen’s, Sizzler, Dairy Queen, Burger King, The Coffee Club, Basil, Benihana and Bonchon. Of the total 958 branches of the Group’s outlets…

TAT launches “Expat Travel Bonus” campaign

Bangkok, 13 November, 2020 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), in cooperation with the Thai Hotels Association (THA) and airline partners – Bangkok Airways, Air Asia and Nok Air, has launched the “Expat Travel Bonus” campaign to offer special deals to foreign residents in Thailand. Mr. Chattan Kunjara Na Ayudhya, TAT Deputy Governor for International Marketing – Asia and South Pacific, said, “In Thailand, the expat market has great…
TAT New York and TAT Los Angeles win Travel Weekly Magellan Awards 2020

TAT New York and TAT Los Angeles win Travel Weekly Magellan Awards 2020

Bangkok, 11 November, 2020 – Travel Weekly has selected the Tourism Authority of Thailand’s ‘Sustainable Community-based Tourism in Thailand’ video as a 2020 Gold Magellan Award winner in the destinations promotional video category. TAT Governor, Mr. Yuthasak Supasorn, said, “The TAT New York and Los Angeles Offices entered the Magellans knowing our videos were competing against other creative content produced by talented teams during a challenging time in destination marketing.…