Friday September 21, 2018 15:22

TOURISM AND SPORTS Press Releases

Thailand visitor arrivals in Jan-Jul 2018 up 11% to 22.6 million Lifestyle—29 Aug 18

Thailand welcomed visitor arrivals of 22,657,730 in January-July 2018, up by 11% over the same period of 2017, according to preliminary figures tabulated by the Ministry of Tourism and Sports. Estimated visitor expenditure also rose significantly, up

Photo Release: Dusit International Hotels in Chiang Mai at THA Sport Week 2018 Lifestyle—22 Aug 18

Thai Hotels Association Northern (THA) and the Ministry of Tourism and Sports held THA Sport Week from 6-10 August 2018 at CMU Main Stadium. Almost 20 hotels in Chiang Mai, including Dusit Princess and dusitD2 Chiang Mai, participated in the event.

Photo Release: Ministry of Transport and THAI Bid Farewell to Chinese Cave Lifestyle—17 Jul 18

Mr. Arkhom Termpittayapaisith, Minister of Transport, together with Mr. Weerasak Kowsurat, Minister of Tourism and Sports, Mr. Pailin Chuchottaworn, Deputy Transport Minister, Mr. Chatchai Thipsunawee, Transport Ministry Permanent Secretary, Mrs.

Ministry of Transport and THAI Bid Farewell to Seven British Cave Divers Lifestyle—13 Jul 18

Mr. Arkhom Termpittayapaisith, Minister of Transport, along with Mr. Weerasak Kowsurat, Minister of Tourism and Sports, Mr. Pailin Chuchottaworn, Deputy Transport Minister, H.E. Mr. Brian John Davidson, British Ambassador to Thailand, Mrs. Usanee

Photo Release: THAI Brings British Cave Divers Home Lifestyle—12 Jul 18

Mr. Arkhom Termpittayapaisith, Minister of Transport, Mr. Weerasak Kowsurat, Minister of Tourism and Sports, Mr. Pailin Chuchottaworn, Deputy Transport Minister, and representatives from Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI), and

Photo Release: Welcome Assistant Minister of Tourism and Sports General—05 Jul 18

Mr. Ittipol Khunpluem, Assistant Minister of Tourism and Sports, recently presided at the "8th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing and Management Conference" organized by Dr. Dogan Gursoy representative from Washington State University - USA

Photo Release: Ministry of Transport and THAI Bid Farewell to British Cave General—05 Jul 18

H.E. Mr. Arkhom Termpittayapaisith, Minister of Transport, together with H.E. Mr. Weerasak Kowsurat, Minister of Tourism and Sports, Mr. Pailin Chuchottaworn, Deputy Transport Minister, Mr. Chatchai Thipsunawee, Transport Ministry Permanent Secretary,

The Ministry of Tourism and Sports in collaboration with the 6 GMS Member Countries, organizes the Lifestyle—18 Jun 18

Ministry of Tourism and Sports together with Nakhon Phanom Province and Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office (MTCO) is hosting Mekong Tourism Forum 2018 (MTF 2018) to provide a forum for members to discuss tourism issues and the event will be held from

Photo Release: The Function Rooms of Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok were awarded the Thailand General—17 May 18

The Minister of Tourism and Sports Mr. Weerasak Kowsurat (right) recently presented a certificate of "Thailand MICE Venue Standard and ASEAN MICE Venue Standard 2018-2020" (Meeting Room Category)" to Ms. Saowanee Kanchanakanon (left), Director of Sales

Royal Cliff Hotels Group Awarded Official 5-Star Status with Thailand Tourism Lifestyle—18 May 18

The Royal Cliff Hotels Group recently received the Thailand Tourism Standard 2018: Accommodation Standard for Tourism (5-Star Resort) award from the Department of Tourism under the authorization of the Ministry of Tourism and Sports of Thailand. Ms.

Photo Release: Welcome Expedition Overland Self Drive Motor Home General—08 May 18

H.E. Mr. Weerasak Kowsurat, Thailand's Minister of Tourism and Sports, recently presided at the reception dinner to welcome the historical the biggest convoy overland self-drive by Motor Home across 3 continents from Europe to Asia and will be end at

Photo Release: SWISSOTEL LE CONCORDE CERTIFIED THAILAND MICE VENUE STANDARD General—07 May 18

Sukrita Chomdhavat (left) Director of Marketing Communications of Swissotel Le Concorde Bangkok proudly accepts the 'Thailand MICE Venue Standard 2018' certificate on behalf of the hotel from Mr. Weerasak Kowsurat (right) Minister of Tourism and Sports

Photo Release: Thailand MICE Venue Standard recognition awarded to Dusit Thani General—04 May 18

Mr. Neoh Keen Boon, General Manager of Dusit Thani Pattaya proudly accepts the 'Thailand MICE Venue Standard' (TMVS) award on behalf of the hotel from Khun Weerasak Kowsurat, Thailand's Minister of Tourism and Sports during an awarding ceremony hosted by

Photo Release: Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok Receives Thailand Mice Venue Standard General—02 May 18

Weerasak Kowsurat (2nd left), Minister of Tourism and Sports recently presented "Thailand Mice Venue standard" certificate, organized by Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB), to Wuthisak Pichayagan (1st left), Hotel Manager of Centara Grand

Photo Release: BITEC receives Thailand MICE Venue Standard Certification General—02 May 18

Thailand's Minister of Tourism and Sports, Mr. Weerasak Kowsurat recently presented the certificate of Thailand MICE Venue Standard (TMVS) 2018 (Category: Exhibition venue and Category: Meeting Room) to Ms. Panittha Buri, Managing Director and Mr.

KING POWER TOGETHER WITH MINISTRY OF TOURISM AND SPORTS CELEBRATES THAI NEW YEAR AT KING POWER General—11 Apr 18

Experience and Enjoy Thai performances, floating market, OTOP booths and food festival during 10-15 April 2018 at King Power Rangnam King Power Group together with Ministry of Tourism and Sports today celebrate the Grand Opening of the inaugural KING

KING POWER GROUP UNDER THE #KING POWER THAI POWER PROJECT SIGNS COLLABORATION WITH MINISTRY OF General—02 Apr 18

Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha, Chief Executive Officer, King Power Group today signs a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Weerasak Kowsurat, Minister of Tourism and Sports to build 70 public restrooms in Tourist Areas in Thailand under the project

Ministry of Commerce and Ministry of Tourism and Sports Launch Buy With Confidence Program to Boost General—02 Apr 18

Ministry of Commerce joins hands with partners to encourage leading jewelry shops and businesses to participate in the "Buy With Confidence" program that will issue certifications to ensure the quality and standard of Thai gem and jewelry with the

Minister Weerasak Kowsurat joins Friendly Design Trip promoting tourism for Lifestyle—27 Mar 18

H.E. Mr. Weerasak Kowsurat, Thailand's Minister of Tourism and Sports, recently joined a "Friendly Design Trip' to the Damnoen Saduak and Lak Ha Floating Markets in Ratchaburi to promote universal accessibility and tourism for all. The one-day trip,

Photo Release: Thailand Yacht Show 2018 demonstrates the best of the yachting lifestyle to Lifestyle—07 Mar 18

The official opening ceremony of the third edition of Thailand Yacht Show is presided over by Weerasak Kowsurat, Minister of Tourism and Sports (4th from left) joined by Prakob Wongmaneerung, Vice Governor of Phuket (6th from left); Andy Treadwell, CEO

Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok was awarded a ASEAN MICE VENUE STANDARD 2017 Lifestyle—12 Feb 18

The Minister of Tourism and Sports Mr. Weerasak Kowsurat recently presented a certificate of "ASEAN MICE VENUE STANDARD 2017 (Meeting Room Category)" to Mr. Patrick Manthe, General Manager of Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok. The Chatrium Ballroom was

Thai Tourism Minister visits Japanese Art exhibition in Bangkok Lifestyle—02 Feb 18

H.E. Mr. Weerasak Kowsurant, Thailand's Minister of Tourism and Sports, today visited a new exhibition currently on display at the Bangkok National Museum to celebrate 130 years of Thai-Japanese diplomatic relations. "The History of Japanese Art: Life

Third Annual Thailand Yacht Show to Take Place 22-25 February in Ao Po Grand Marina, Lifestyle—19 Jan 18

Hosted by the Ministry of Tourism and Sports and sponsored by the Tourism Authority of Thailand, February's Thailand Yacht Show (TYS) will attract industry leaders and regional consumers alike by combining the best aspects of yacht charter, the boating

Photo Release: Five Stars for Pathumwan Princess Lifestyle—04 Dec 17

On Friday 1st December, 2017 at a presentation at the Ministry of Tourism and Sports in Bangkok, we were delighted to be awarded the tremendous accolade of 5-Star certification for Pathumwan Princess Hotel. The hotel qualified for the rating following

Minister of Tourism and Sports presented Amazing Thailand Tourism Year 2018 at WTM Lifestyle—09 Nov 17

Thailand's Minister of Tourism and Sports, H.E. Mrs. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul unveiled the latest tourism promotional extravaganza, the "Amazing Thailand Tourism Year 2018" at the World Travel Market 2017 (WTM) held in London, from 6 to 8 November. Over

Photo Release: Journey to the Fantastic 4 General—19 Oct 17

Mr. Chairat Chongkongkiat (4th from left), Head of Pathum Thani Tourism and Sports Office, together with the Upper Central Region Cluster 1 recently presided over a Press Conference to announce the "Community Tourism Products Trade and Exhibition and

Phuket Street Food Festival 2017 Aims to Promote Tourism and Propel Thai Local Food to the World Lifestyle—09 Oct 17

The Tourism Authority of Thailand Phuket Office, Phuket Tourism and Sports Office, Phuket City Municipality, Thai Hotels Association - Southern Chapter, Phuket Tourist Association, Phuket Chamber of Commerce, Phuket Restaurant Club and Public Private

Photo Release: Taste of US of A Special Dinner General—09 Oct 17

Dr. Suvit Yodmani, Former Minister of Tourism and Sports, together with his spouse, Khunying Songsuda Yodmani and family join "Taste of US of A" Food Festival, an array of famous American food, at Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers. The Festival is