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Introducing The Standard, Hua Hin

With a colorful collection of 199 rooms, suites, and villas, ranging from Standard King’s to private pool villas, visitors can also enjoy an enticing range of food & beverage venues.
Fri, 09/23/2022 - 07:52

Thailand’s mythical journeys and happiness to be explored at Penn State-Berks

Lisu and Lanjia Lodges, owned and operated by Asian Oasis, will be introduced to tourism students at Penn State-Berks, USA, as part of a special lecture by Thailand’s tourism industry doctor, Dr. Scott Michael Smith.
Mon, 09/05/2022 - 08:28

Baton Change At Skal Goa

While continuing the tempo which was set by the past President Sk. Ernest Dias, Sk. Shekhar and his Skal Goa Board Members have a vision of creating a niche for the club in the areas of Conservation of the Environment, CSR, Social Causes concerning our Industry – Hospitality & Travel.
Mon, 09/05/2022 - 07:40

Bangkok’s International Festival of Dance & Music returns this year in full swing Sept 7 – Oct 18

The largest and only annual event in Thailand to receive such substantial and sustained publicity, the festival promises an exciting and diverse array of artists and performances from around the world who will appeal to different audience tastes and ages.
Fri, 09/02/2022 - 09:02

Thailand’s Central Group close the deal on Selfridges

The Central Group, controlled by the billionaire Chirathivat family is the largest department store chain operating for more than 75 years in Thailand.
Tue, 08/23/2022 - 07:31

World Gourmet Festival returns to Bangkok with a star-studded 2022 Edition

The festival promises an extraordinary line-up of some of the world’s best chefs who will showcase their distinctive styles at one of the capital’s most exclusive addresses.
Thu, 08/18/2022 - 10:17

Reaching high, new hotel opens in Bangkok, the Standard Bangkok Mahanakhon

Positioned in the field of top world-class hotels in one of Asia’s favourite cities, this property is not only the flagship property of the Standard brand in Asia but also has its sights firmly set on being one of the finest hotels in Bangkok.
Mon, 08/01/2022 - 08:47

Thailand's Internet Icon & Pioneer will talk on "New Era of Digital Marketing for Thailand's Tourism Business"

How Thailand's tourism industry can leverage digital marketing to revive faster in the post-pandemic period will be among the topics to be discussed at Skål Bangkok business luncheon.
Mon, 07/25/2022 - 08:52

Bhutan amends tourist tax

Travellers to Bhutan will, from September, pay a much higher Sustainable Development Fee when the destination reopens to international visitors.
Thu, 07/21/2022 - 09:21

Twin Lotus Resort & Spa Koh Lanta - My Secret Hideaway in Thailand

A travelling experience of Andrew J. Wood and Pichai Visutriratana at the Twin Lotus Resort & Spa Koh Lanta - Deluxe Beachfront Villa.
Mon, 07/18/2022 - 06:17

Students network with tourism industry leaders

Assumption University alumni and students recently joined tourism industry leaders for the SKAL International Bangkok Networking Night at the legendary Sukhothai Hotel, Bangkok.
Fri, 07/15/2022 - 08:22

Enforcers Team Up to break wildlife trafficking networks

Eleven Sabah agencies hosted by Sabah Wildlife Department Complete Specialist Training.
Mon, 07/04/2022 - 07:53

Narai Hotel Bangkok - New Directions

The Narai Hotel, has been on Silom Road for more than half a century, is set to make a significant transformation to fully meet the lifestyle of Silom visitors.
Thu, 06/30/2022 - 10:14

South East Asia Hotel Investors’ Summit (SEAHIS) opens in Bangkok to record numbers

The region’s leading hotel investment summit runs 27/28th June at the Westin Grande Sukhumvit Bangkok, looking at the post-Covid world for the hospitality sector and its investors. 
Tue, 06/28/2022 - 09:25

Tranquility and calm in Kanchanaburi a perfect break in a perfect luxury designed resort

Kanchanaburi is the largest province in western Thailand and has a storied history.
Thu, 06/23/2022 - 09:32