Articles tagged “thailand”

Daily Lodging Report

Thailand Struggles to Articulate Its Gaming Strategy

A 60 member House committee in Thailand that is tasked with considering the possibility of developing Thailand’s first legal casinos continues to have trouble completing the task at hand.

Tourism

Thailand Re-Emerges as the Ultimate Tourist Hotspot: Skift Travel Health Index

Thailand has taken the lead in Skift's Travel Health Index. Growth has been fueled by elevated pricing and strategic visa waivers.

Thailand Re-Emerges as the Ultimate Tourist Hotspot: Skift Travel Health Index

Travel Technology

Tripadvisor Wants Tourists to Test Drive Reality in the Metaverse

Today's podcast looks at Tripadvisor's metaverse plans, Heathrow's busy runways, and the next White Lotus location.

Tripadvisor Wants Tourists to Test Drive Reality in the Metaverse

Tourism

White Lotus Picks Thailand For Season 3 – Tourism Boost to Follow

Thailand just scored a powerful tourism promotion opportunity by being the location for White Lotus' next season.

White Lotus Picks Thailand For Season 3 – Tourism Boost to Follow

Tourism

China’s Great Reopening: Take 2

Remember the grand announcement of the “Chinese are coming” extravaganza in 2023? Turns out it was more of a slow dance than a stampede. Will 2024 finally be the year for the potential great return of the Chinese tourist?

China’s Great Reopening: Take 2

Daily Lodging Report

Thailand and Vietnam Set Their Tourism Targets

The Thai hotel industry is expecting a full recovery from the pandemic’s fallout by the end of the second half of this year, while the Vietnam National Authority of Tourism said they are targeting 17 to 18 million international visitors in 2024

Tourism

Venice Moves to Limit Tour Group Sizes

Today's podcast looks at Venice's new velvet rope, an AI shutdown, and China and Thailand's new tourism agreement.

Venice Moves to Limit Tour Group Sizes

Tourism

China and Thailand Agree on Permanent Visa Waiver from March

You know China is serious about boosting inbound tourism when in a span of less than two months the country has announced visa waivers for 8 countries.

China and Thailand Agree on Permanent Visa Waiver from March

Hotels

Inside Minor Hotels’ Global Expansion

Minor Hotels has an aggressive growth strategy to expand by 2025. Details about the company's strategy reveal a lot about bigger-picture trends in the hotel sector.

Inside Minor Hotels’ Global Expansion

Tourism

Indian Travel Sector Could See 12-14% Growth: India Report

The Indian tour and travel sector is poised for robust 12-14% growth in the current and upcoming fiscal years. The growth, despite high airfares, shows cost doesn’t matter when it comes to travelling.

Indian Travel Sector Could See 12-14% Growth: India Report