Sunday August 20, 2017 05:33

TOURISM AND SPORTS Press Releases

Photo Release: Muaythai Youth of the world welcome to the 2017 IFMA Youth World Championships. General—16 Aug 17

H.E. Mrs Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul ( 3rd from right ), Minister of Tourism and Sports presided over Awards Gala Dinner Muaythai Youth of the world welcome to the 2017 IFMA Youth World Championships at Convention Hall, Ambassador Hotel Bangkok. •

Photo Release: WELCOME DINNER FOR PPSEAWA INTERNATIONAL MID-TERM COUNCIL MEETING AT SHANGRI-LA HOTEL, BANGKOK General—11 Aug 17

H.E. Mrs. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, Minister of Tourism and Sports, was an honorary guest at a welcome dinner for participants attending the "Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women's Association International Mid-Term Council Meeting", organised by the Pan

Photo Release: Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek 2017 Closing Party Lifestyle—26 Jul 17

(Phuket) Mrs. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, Ministry for Tourism and Sports, Thailand presided over the Closing Ceremony and Gala Dinner of the 2017 Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek and was joined by VIPs and special guests from the public and private

Nakhon Phanom selected as venue for Mekong Tourism Forum 2018 Lifestyle—21 Jul 17

Thailand's Northeastern or Isan province of Nakhon Phanom has been chosen as the host venue for the Mekong Tourism Forum (MTF) 2018. The Ministry of Tourism and Sports proposed Nakhon Phanom as an ideal host venue for the event because the province's

Photo Release: Visa Thailand Grand Sale goes digital as the flagship inbound program gets a Lifestyle—13 Jul 17

Thailand Minister of Tourism and Sports Ms. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul (center), Mr. Noppadon Pakprot (right), Deputy Governor for Tourism Products and Business, Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), and Mr. Suripong Tantiyanon (left), Visa Country Manager,

Courtesy visit from the US ASEAN Business Council to the Minister of Tourism and General—05 Jul 17

H.E. Mrs. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, Minister of Tourism and Sports, received a courtesy visit from members of the US – ASEAN Business Council, headed by Mr. Michael Michalak. The visit took place on the morning of the 22nd June 2017, Meeting Room 1,

Thailand tourism generates 840 billion Baht in first four months General—25 May 17

Thailand's Ministry of Tourism and Sports has released figures showing that during the first four months of this year, 12 million visitors came to Thailand spending around 620 billion Baht, an increase of 4.71 per cent when compared with the same period

Photo Release: Visa and Thailand Ministry of Tourism and Sports Celebrate 20 Years of General—28 Apr 17

Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, Minister of Tourism and Sports, recently welcomed Chris Clark, Visa Group Executive for Asia-Pacific, at the Ministry of Tourism and Sports. During the visit, Mr. Clark thanked Ms. Kobkarn for the 20 years of cooperation between

Songkran 2017 spurred over 45 billion Baht in spending in Thailand General—24 Apr 17

Thailand's Ministry of Tourism and Sports says the total economic impact of spending during the Songkran 2017 holiday was 45.428 billion Baht (US$1.3 billion*), representing a 14.40 per cent increase over the same period last year. In addition, several

Mr. Pongpanu assures that MOTs is ready take care of both domestic and international tourists Lifestyle—17 Apr 17

Mr. Pongpanu Svetarundra, Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Tourism and Sports (MOTs) highlighted the safety and security measures during the Songkran's festival that there usually are numerous road accidents during this festival; therefore, he assigned

Photo Release: KBank joins hand with Tourism Ministry to develop the Stcoks—03 Feb 17

Ms. Kattiya Indaravijaya, 3rd right, President of KASIKORNBANK, in her capacity as the chairperson of KASIKORN RESEARCH CENTER Co., Ltd., and Mr. Pongpanu Sawetrund, 4th left, Tourism and Sports Permanent Secretary, signed a Memorandum of Cooperation for

China#s entertainment tycoon Wang Jianlin showed his rock skills to match Wanda Group#s business General—16 Jan 17

Wang Jianlin, China's richest man, kept surprising his guests and staff on the 2016 group annual gala on January 14th by delivering a special performance after making a pleasant annual revenue report in the morning, acclaiming that Wanda Group further

Photo Release: Vietjet unveils new campaign: Sky Connection Thailand Vietnam 2017 At Dusit Lifestyle—26 Dec 16

Assoc. Prof. Chavanee Tongroach, Vice Minister of Tourism and Sports presided over the launch of Vietjet's new campaign "Sky Connection – Thailand & Vietnam 2017" launched at Dusit Thani Hall of Dusit Thani Bangkok. This event was attended by

Photo Release: Ramada Plaza Bangkok Menam Riverside at World Travel Market (WTM General—15 Nov 16

Director of Sales & Marketing at the Ramada Plaza Bangkok Menam Riverside hotel Mr. Jose de Jesus Ting (right) welcomes Thailand's Minister for Tourism and Sports H.E. Khun Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul to the hotel's exhibition stand at World Travel

Thailand open for business as usual with tourists events and attractions going Lifestyle—27 Oct 16

While Thailand is officially in a mourning period in remembrance of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the Ministry of Tourism and sports (MOTs) along with the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and the Thai people want to assure foreign visitors and

Permanent Secretary emphasize on building confidence and positive attitude towards tourism Tourist General—28 Sep 16

Mr. Pongpanu Svettarundra, Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Tourism and Sports unveil the project "Public relation and warning on Tourism) The project has begun since 2012 with the purpose of providing information in the terms of tourism warning and

Photo Release: A-ONE The Royal Cruise Hotel, Pattaya received Halal Food Services Standard for General—13 Sep 16

On recently, Department of Tourism, Ministry of Tourism and Sports co-operated with The Central Islamic Council of Thailand to certify that Harbour Restaurant by A-ONE The Royal Cruise Hotel Pattaya has been assessed and found to be conforming to

#Vivo bene Village#, a resort in Doi Saket, Chiangmai receives #Thailand Tourism Standard Lifestyle—13 Sep 16

'Vivo bene Village', a resort in Doi Saket, Chiangmai receives 'Thailand Tourism Standard' award in Long Stay Standard category year 2015 given by the Ministry of Tourism and Sports of the Kingdom of Thailand, Khun Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul on September 5,

Photo Release: duistD2 DusitPrincess Chiang Mai in THA Sport Day 2016 General—31 Aug 16

Thai Hotels Association Northern (THA) and Ministry of Tourism and Sports held the Sport Day during 22-26 August 2016 at 700th Anniversary Stadium while almost 30 hotels in Chiang Mai includes dusitD2 and DusitPrincess Chiang Mai. The competition

RAMADA PLAZA BANGKOK MENAM RIVERSIDE WELCOMES THAILAND#S MINISTER OF TOURISM AND General—29 Aug 16

The Ramada Plaza Bangkok Menam Riverside was honoured and delighted to welcome the Minister of Tourism & Sports, H.E. Mrs. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, to the hotel on Friday, 26th August 2016. The Minister was a guest speaker at a seminar on Sustainable

Devasom Hua Hin wins second prestigeous Thailand Boutique Awards Lifestyle—09 Aug 16

Devasom Hua Hin - winner of recent Thailand Boutique Award Season III 2014-2015 in the catgory of "Luxury Thematic Seaside Resort", received an award at a glittering ceremony presided over by Minister of Tourism and Sports, Mrs. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul.

Visit of Thailands Minister of Tourism and Sports to Australia and New Lifestyle—01 Aug 16

Mrs. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, Thailand's Minister of Tourism and Sports visited Sydney, Australia during 16–18 July, 2016, and Auckland, New Zealand during 18–19 July, 2016. The purpose of her visit was to meet with selected wholesalers,

Photo Release: 2016 Peoples Choice Awards Thailand Voted by Chinese Lifestyle—04 Jul 16

H.E. Mrs. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, Minister of Tourism and Sports, presided over the certificated "2016 People's Choice Awards Thailand Voted by Chinese Tourists" ceremony, The Sukosol Bangkok led by General Manager Mr. Philipp Frickhinger received the

THAI Supports Promoting Thailand as a Quality Leisure Destination Lifestyle—04 Apr 16

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) recently joined hands with the Ministry of Tourism and Sports, Tourism Authority of Thailand, and Airports of Thailand Public Company Limited to promote Thailand as a quality leisure destination at

Photo Release: Centara Grand Beach Resort Villas Hua Hin Wins ASEAN Green Hotel Award Lifestyle—29 Mar 16

Minister of Tourism and Sports Kobkarn Suriyasat Wattanavrangkul (left), presented the ASEAN Green Hotel Award 2016 to Supatra Chirathivat (right), Senior Vice President for Corporate Affairs & Social Responsibilities of Centara Hotels & Resorts.

The inaugural Thailand Yacht Show 2016 To promote Thailand as a marina hub of ASEAN and stimulate Lifestyle—12 Feb 16

The Ministry of Tourism and Sports, the Ministry of Transport, the Tourism Authority of Thailand, the Marine Department, and the Thailand Yacht Show 2016 organizers officially co-host the opening ceremony of "Thailand Yacht Show 2016", a premier yachting

Central Centara Bangkok Cycling Championship Press Conference held at Centara Grand at Central General—08 Feb 16

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chavanee Tongroach (4th left) vice minister of Tourism and Sports, recently presided over on the bike race press conference Central and Centara Bangkok Cycling Championship 2016 - a competition for a trophy graciously awarded by HRH

TAT recognises outstanding individuals who illustrated Thainess in Lifestyle—05 Feb 16

Thailand's tourism authorities recognised individuals at a ceremony, at the Ministry of Tourism and Sports, for good deeds that supported the country's tourism image. Minister of Tourism and Sports, H.E. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul and Governor of the

Thailand Yacht Show 2016 Thailands Inaugural Superyacht Charter Show Scheduled on February 11-14, Lifestyle—05 Feb 16

The Ministry of Tourism and Sports, the Ministry of Transport, the Tourism Authority of Thailand, the Marine Department, and the Thailand Yacht Show 2016 organizers invites you to "Thailand Yacht Show 2016", Thailand's inaugural premier yachting event

THA ATTA Summit at Dusit Thani Bangkok Lifestyle—03 Feb 16

H.E. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, Minister of Tourism and Sports, was the guest of honour at the joint annual summit of the Thai Hotels Association (THA) and Association of Thai Travel Agents (ATTA) held at Napalai Ballroom of Dusit Thani Bangkok. Focussing