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Traditional Folk Dance Drama Nora Set For Unesco Listing Today

16 Dec, 2021

Nora – a form of traditional, folk performing art popular in southern Thailand – is expected to win Unesco’s Intangible Cultural Heritage for Humanity honour on Thursday

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Baby Elephant Recovering, But Not Clear Yet, Pattaya Vets Say

15 Dec, 2021

A 3-month-old baby elephant shot and caught in a Chanthaburi trap is recovering, but Pattaya veterinarians remain concerned about her kidney.

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THAI Returns To Travel Agency Roots

15 Dec, 2021

Thai International is rebuilding business relations with tour operators and travel agents

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SQ Takes Off On VTL Lane To Bangkok

15 Dec, 2021

Singapore Airlines will operate 25 weekly flights from Bangkok to Singapore after introducing the first vaccinated travel lane (VTL) flight on Tuesday.

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Thailand’s Maya Bay To Reopen On New Year’s Day With Restrictions

15 Dec, 2021

Picturesque Maya Bay in Thailand’s southern province of Krabi will reopen to visitors on New Year’s Day, 2022

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Pattaya-Chonburi Added To ‘Blue Provinces’; New Year Drinking Until 1a.m.

14 Dec, 2021

The red zones of maximum COVID-19 control in 23 provinces were completely lifted and there were 39 orange provinces, 30 yellow provinces and 8 blue provinces for tourism promotion, up from 7 with Chonburi as one new blue province, starting from Dec 16.

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Decision On Reopening Of Thailand’s Maya Bay On January 1 Still Not Final

14 Dec, 2021

Thailand’s Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation is awaiting a final decision, by Natural Resources and Environment Minister Varawut Silpa-archa, on whether to postpone the reopening of Maya Bay, in the southern coastal province of Krabi, from January 1st.

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Airlines Association Of Thailand Seeks Visa Waiver For Global Travellers

14 Dec, 2021

The Airlines Association of Thailand (AAT) is urging the government to consider implementing a visa waiver for international travellers to attract more demand as global competition is getting intense.

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TAT Calls For More Tourism Stimulus

14 Dec, 2021

International visitor numbers are falling

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No More Maximum Covid Control Zones

13 Dec, 2021

All maximum Covid-19 control zones will be lifted and the number of tourism pilot zones increased from Thursday this week.

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Krabi’s Beautiful Maya Bay Will Reopen On New Year’s Day, But With Restrictions

13 Dec, 2021

A little over 4,000 tourists will be allowed to enter Maya Bay in Krabi’s Hat Noppharat Thara-Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park each day from January 1 onwards.

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The Omicron Factor

13 Dec, 2021

The new Covid variant has caused Thailand's recovery to falter

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Challenges Stymie Tour Operators' Recovery

11 Dec, 2021

Half of the outbound tour operators remaining in the market are facing tremendous challenges during the recovery period as they have insufficient staff and funds to cater to growing demand next year.

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More Flights Seen At Thai Airports In December

10 Dec, 2021

Reservation for international flights to main airports in Thailand has jumped more than 20% this month as the country is entering the high season for tourism.

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Injured Baby Elephant, Suffering From Ten Bullet Wounds And Being Stuck In A Trap, Is Now Being Treated In Pattaya

09 Dec, 2021

An injured baby elephant, who reportedly suffered from ten bullet wounds and being stuck in a trap in Chanthaburi is now being treated in Pattaya.

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Thailand Pass Affects Post-arrival Immigration Procedures

09 Dec, 2021

Recently-arrived tourists and expats often have business at Chonburi Immigration in Jomtien.

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Over 80% The People In Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Khon Kaen, Chonburi, Songkhla Fully Vaccinated

08 Dec, 2021

Precisely 95,879,742 doses of vaccination have been administered – 49,398,383 first doses, 42,655,042 second doses and 3,826,317 third doses – the Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration reported on Wednesday.

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THAI Starts Phuket-Sydney Route To Boost Phuket Sandbox Programme

08 Dec, 2021

Thai Airways International has introduced flights on the Phuket-Sydney route beginning today on 7 December.

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Jetstar Asia Extends VTL Routes

08 Dec, 2021

Jetstar Asia has received approval to operate Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL) services from Bangkok and Phnom Penh to Singapore from mid-December.

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Germany Removes Thailand From List Of High-risk Nations

07 Dec, 2021

Under the new regulations, travelers from Thailand no longer need to register or quarantine upon arriving in Germany.

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Foreign Demand Still Tepid

07 Dec, 2021

Rebuilding the international tourism market will likely take years

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Revoking Alcohol Ban A Boon To Pattaya Hotels And Restaurants

06 Dec, 2021

Hotel and business operators say they have lost nearly 60% of their income due to the ban, as alcohol consumption among tourists in Pattaya averaged 500,000 baht per day during the pre-pandemic years.

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Thailand Recorded 4,000 Covid-19 Cases And 22 Deaths On Monday

06 Dec, 2021

Ministry of Public Health reported on Monday (December 6) morning that in the past 24 hours there are 4,000 new patients who tested positive for Covid-19, 27 of whom have been found in prisons.

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Pattaya Vets Save Baby Elephant Snared And Shot In Jungle

05 Dec, 2021

Nong Nooch Tropical Garden assisted the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation to rescue a baby elephant snared in a hunter’s trap in Chanthaburi.

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PM Reports No Omicron Variant In Thailand Yet, New Year’s A Go

04 Dec, 2021

PM Prayut Chan-o-cha spoke out to reassure the people of Thailand that no cases of the Omicron variant of Covid-19 in the country as of now.

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Pattaya Slakes Its Thirst

04 Dec, 2021

Province finally ends alcohol ban after uproar from tourism operators

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Baby Elephant Rescued After Being Shot In The Shoulder While Leg Caught In Trap

03 Dec, 2021

An injured baby elephant has been rescued and is receiving medical treatment in the eastern province of Chon Buri

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Laos Opens Chinese-built Railway Line

03 Dec, 2021

Passenger services expected to begin on Saturday

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PM: No National Lockdown, But Bars Probably Won't Reopen

02 Dec, 2021

The government will not impose a national lockdown despite overseas concerns about the Omicron variant of Covid-19

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Bangkok Rated 4th Best By Expats In Southeast Asia

02 Dec, 2021

Thai capital living moves up in global survey

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