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Phuket virus case increase risks reopening of borders

Eruption in corona virus cases in Phuket, Thailand’s first tourism hotspot to relinquish quarantine for vaccinated foreign visitors is causing to foil the experiment and is acting as a model for other tourism-dependent nations regarding reopening borders. The resort island …

  • Phuket virus case increase risks reopening of borders

    Published on : Thursday, July 29, 2021

    Eruption in corona virus cases in Phuket, Thailand’s first tourism hotspot to relinquish quarantine for vaccinated foreign visitors is causing to foil the experiment and is acting as a model for other tourism-dependent nations regarding reopening borders. The resort island …

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  • Lack of tourism hits Thai baht

    Published on : Monday, July 26, 2021

    The Thai baht was once the strongest-performing currency in Asia before the pandemic; however, it has been steadily declining in 2021 and is the worst-hit currency in the region this year. The Thai baht declined more than 10% against the …

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  • Thailand reopens Phuket on July 1 to vaccinated foreign tourists

    Published on : Monday, July 12, 2021

    Thailand reopened its resort island of Phuket on July 1 to vaccinated foreign tourists in its first test of how travel in the post-COVID era might look like. Many tourism dependent countries that had closed their borders since the start …

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  • Despite rising Covid cases in Thailand, Phuket continues to draw tourists

    Published on : Saturday, July 10, 2021

    A week into an ambitious but risky plan to open the Thai resort island of Phuket to vaccinated visitors, signs were encouraging that the gambit to resuscitate the decimated tourism industry was working, even as infections elsewhere in the country …

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  • Agoda backs Thai tourism ‘Phuket Sandbox’ campaign

    Published on : Thursday, July 8, 2021

    As Thailand reopens its doors to fully vaccinated international tourists with its ‘Phuket Sandbox’ initiative, Agoda launches its dedicated landing page, www.agoda.com/PhuketSandbox to help travelers search for and book their long anticipated international holiday at Phuket hotels, resorts, bungalows or …

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  • Phuket sandbox program expected to revive Thai tourism

    Published on : Saturday, July 3, 2021

    Thailand embarked on an ambitious yet risky plan hoping that it will breathe new life into a beleaguered tourism industry due to the pandemic, reopening the popular resort island of Phuket to fully vaccinated foreigners from lower-risk countries. The “Phuket …

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  • Thailand preparing to start the ‘Phuket Sandbox’ campaign

    Published on : Wednesday, June 30, 2021

    Thailand is preparing to start the ‘Phuket Sandbox’ campaign on Thursday to reopen the country’s largest resort island to all tourists who are vaccinated. Yuthasak Supasorn, the governor of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) said that hotels and other …

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  • Himachal tourism sees prospective times with easing of Covid curbs

    Published on : Wednesday, June 30, 2021

    Relaxation in Covid curbs in Himachal Pradesh is witnessing visitor influx from neighboring states. One can book sanitized hotels in various places in the state if they have negative test reports. People are planning quick getaways to the hilly terrains …

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  • Tour bus operators in Thailand ask for assistance

    Published on : Monday, June 28, 2021

    If it cannot distribute income in an equal manner to the majority of people, the Tourism and Sports Ministry has intimidated to end a domestic stimulus package called “Tour Teaw Thai”. Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn, the tourism and sports minister explained that …

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  • Phuket which turned deserted is all set to reopen for tourists

    Published on : Monday, June 21, 2021

    The owner Viwat Sakulrat, since pandemic, estimates that his boxing school has incurred a loss of around a million pounds. The time when Thailand closed its borders and enforced strict 14-day hotel quarantine, international tourists stopped coming which dried up …

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  • Thailand to reopen tourism sector frommid-October

    Published on : Saturday, June 19, 2021

    According to anannouncement made by the prime minister,Thailand is planning to reopen its borders to tourists in mid-October for those who are fully vaccinated. “I know this decision comes with some risk because, when we open the country, there will …

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  • Thailand might reopen for fully vaccinated foreign visitors by mid-October

    Published on : Saturday, June 19, 2021

    If all goes well, then Thailand might reopen for fully vaccinated foreign visitors by mid-October. The Thai government is aiming to restart its tourism industry when the time is ripe. Thailand’s tourism sector was greatly affected by the pandemic, and …

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  • Phuket model may help reopening Asian tourism as travel bubbles burst

    Published on : Thursday, June 17, 2021

    According to the founder of Banyan Tree Holdings Ltd, Thailand’s plan to reopen the tourist haven of Phuket could become a model for other vacation hot spots in Asia to open their borders and bring in visitors as strategies such …

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  • Captive elephants in Thailand face crisis with dearth of foreign visitors and revenue

    Published on : Thursday, June 10, 2021

    “For sale: 11 clever elephants. 3 million baht each,” Sriracha Tiger Zoo in Chon Buri, Thailand, announced this in an ad on Facebook on May 29. That’s about $96,000 a piece. The zoo makes money from tourists with the help …

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  • European Travel and Tourism Sector Launches “Destination Summer” Campaign

    Published on : Thursday, June 3, 2021

    As EU countries review the updated European Commission proposal to coordinate the easing of travel restrictions across Europe, Airlines For Europe (A4E), Airports Council International Europe (ACI EUROPE), the International Air Transport Association (IATA), and the European Travel Retail Confederation …

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  • From July 1st, Phuket is set to reopen for international tourists

    Published on : Wednesday, June 2, 2021

    As Thailand is still fighting its third wave of corona since the start of the pandemic, officials point out that the popular resort island of Phuket is slowly making progress to reopen to international tourists in July 2021. Recently, the …

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  • To lure tourists, Thailand to implement $1 per night deal

    Published on : Monday, May 31, 2021

    For more than a year, keeping its international borders tightly sealed to all travelers in the middle of COVID-19, now, Thailandis in an urgent need to draw international tourism. It accounts for one-fifth of its economy in pre-pandemic times. From …

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  • The Tourism Authority of Thailand could start stimulus measures from June

    Published on : Friday, May 14, 2021

    The Tourism Authority of Thailand has reduced its outlook for domestic trips and tourism receipts in 2021 due to the financial slump, with the third wave discouraging domestic tourism. TAT governor Yuthasak Supasorn explained that Thailand needs to maintain the …

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  • Thailand plan to exempt quarantine rule for vaccinated travelers

    Published on : Wednesday, May 12, 2021

    Thailand’s tourism operators have hailed the plan of this South East Asian country to put aside quarantine rule for vaccinated travelers from October. This would be a positive step towards placing the country for a robust post-pandemic recovery. However, that …

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  • Thailand plans to reopen tourist areas

    Published on : Monday, May 10, 2021

    The government of Thailand has said that they’re pressing ahead with proposals to waive the quarantine rule for vaccinated visitors to Bangkok and other 5 well-known tourist destinations from October 2021, that’s currently mandatory in an effort to boost up …

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