TAT to highlight sustainability Best Practices in Amazing Thailand Road Show to Nordic and Baltic Countries

Travel and Lifestyle Press Releases Monday September 9, 2019 11:47
Bangkok--9 Sep--TAT Inter PR Division

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) highlighted examples of sustainability best practices being undertaken by the tourism industry nationwide at its Amazing Thailand Road Show in Nordic and Baltic countries during 1-5 September, 2019.

The roadshow was held in Vilnius (Lithuania) on 3 September, Riga (Latvia) on 4 September, and Stockholm (Sweden) on 5 September. The 23-member delegation included representatives of hotels and resorts (20), tour operators (1) and airlines (2).

The three cities chosen for the roadshow are part of TAT's strategy to tap the rich potential of first-time visitors from emerging European cities and repeat travellers from primary cities to boost the market in this coming winter season. TAT's marketing concept "Open to the New Shades of Thailand" was presented at the events to local tour operators, travel agencies and the media.

H.E. Mr. Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn, Minister of Tourism and Sports (centre); Mr. Sutivuth Ratchakitprakarn, Working Committee to the Minister (5th left); Mr. Vuthichai Duangratana, Head of the Minister's Strategic Working Committee (5th right); Mr. Yuthasak Supasorn, TAT Governor (4th right); Mrs. Srisuda Wanapinyosak, TAT Deputy Governor of International Marketing – Europe, Africa, Middle East and Americas (3rd right); and Ms. Supranee Pongpat, TAT Executive Director of Europe, Africa and Middle East Region (2nd right).H.E. Mr. Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn, Minister of Tourism and Sports met buyers during the roadshow in Sweden to thank them for the continuing support of the Thai tourism industry and ensure the friendship of the two kingdoms would be long-lasting. He also mentioned about pushing the tourism policy in the direction of quality tourism, which included strengthening safety and security along with highlighting sustainability tourism around the country.

TAT Governor Mr. Yuthasak Supasorn said, "As TAT gears up to mark our 60th anniversary in 2020, sustainability is at the top of our agenda. As all the roadshow cities have populations with high levels of environmental consciousness, we felt it would be a good opportunity showcase all the great work that is being done, reflecting Thai culture, the environmental mindset, and innovative design."

See more at TAT Newsroom

Latest Press Release

The drought season will not be dry as Tops and Family Mart offer Discount for the Nation to stand by peoples side, maintaining bottled water prices and increasing stock by 100%

The drought situation is expected to be more severe than before, and many are concerned that water products will increase in price. Central Food Retail Group, the operator of Central Food Hall, Tops, Family Mart and Matsumoto Kiyoshi, leading food stores...

Pay Easily and Simply in the Land of Smiles for Chinese Tourists

Ksher, in partnership with WeChat Pay, took a progressive step to making it easier for Chinese tourists' visiting Thailand with its expansions into major brand chains such as McDonald's, NaRaYa, Casa Lapin and After You. This is just in time for Chinese...

Avani Ao Nang Cliff Krabi Resort Opens in Thailand

Avani Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of Avani Ao Nang Cliff Krabi Resort (www.avanihotels.com/ao-nang-krabi). The opening marks the brands first entry into Thailand's resort town of Krabi, which will be followed with the opening of Avani+ Koh...

KTC jointly with JCB provide 5% credit cash backs for even more worthwhile shopping trips at popular merchants in Japan.

Ms. Sudchavee Banjobdee, Senior Manager - Credit Card Business, "KTC" or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited, joint with Ms. Prutsapa Pruksanusak, Manager - Bank Relation Division, JCB International (Thailand) Company Limited, provide credit...

Hilton Pattaya Introduces Romantic Dining Places for a Memorable Valentines Day

Hilton Pattaya invites you and your loved one to spend a memorable moment at our romantic dining venues along with a magnificent view of Pattaya bay on this coming February 14 and 15, 2020. For buffet lovers, edge invites you to enjoy a variety of...

Related Topics