Thailand’s leading B2B travel industry show, the Thailand Travel Mart Plus (TTM+) 2024, is scheduled to be held on 5-7 June at JW Marriott Khao Lak Resort and Spa in Khao Lak, Phang-nga. Online registrations for buyers and sellers will open  nowvia the official website http://www.thailandtravelmartplus.com/. The organizer TAT awaits more than 920 international and national delegates → read more...

For the first time, Thailand’s Prime Minister, Mr. Srettha Thavisin, will be a personal guest at the ITB in Berlin. The tourism industry is a mainstay of the Thai economy. The PM takes this into account and would like to meet the important decision makers of the industry in person at ITB
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Dusit Thani BKK

Dusit Thani Public Company reveals plans to accelerate growth of its food business targets THB 2.5 billion revenue by 2027. Leveraging Dusit’s 75 years of global hospitality experience and recent strategic investments in food manufacturing and distribution platforms, Dusit’s food business subsidiary, Dusit Foods, has introduced Dusit Gastro to provide a one-stop solution for hotels, restaurants, and catering companies seeking high-quality, sustainable food products in Thailand and beyond. New product lines and services will be showcased at the THAIFEX-HOREC Asia trade show in Bangkok on 6 – 8 March 2024.

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Thai Farmer inspecting cannabis plants in greenhouse

It´s 18 months since the historic decriminalisation decision in Thailand, but the new government under Prime Minister Srettha Thavisi is making good on its promise to “rectify” its cannabis policy and limit use to medical purposes only. Thailand’s health ministry released a draft bill on 16 January that outlined fines of up to 60,000 Thai baht (around 1.560€) or prison sentences of up to one year for recreational use – or both. It also asked for public feedback on the draft bill amid the country’s booming cannabis industry.

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The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) enters a new era today with a new name and brand: UN Tourism. With this new brand, the Organization reaffirms its status as the United Nations specialized agency for tourism and the global leader of tourism for development, driving social and economic change to ensure that “people and planet” are always center stage. To achieve this goal, UN Tourism engaged the services of Interbrand, the leading global branding agency. Interbrand successfully translated the Organization’s renewed vision for tourism into a new visual identity and brand narrative.

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The Thailand Stand features a multitude of meaningful travel experiences that reflect Thai soft powers and sustainable goals while highlighting the kingdom’s well-established position as a world-class destination for health and wellness tourism. The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is highlighting Thailand’s revitalised direction towards more meaningful travel with a focus on high value and sustainable tourism at the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2024, on from 22-27 January in Vientiane, Lao PDR.

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