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Phuket to close airport from 10 – 30 April, 2020

Phuket has announced its plans to close Phuket International Airport from 00.01 Hrs. of 10 April, 2020, until 30 April, 2020.
Wed, 04/01/2020 - 13:00

Chon Buri announces emergency measures to combat COVID-19

Chon Buri, where Pattaya is located, has imposed temporary closure of venues and activity restrictions with immediate effect until further notice.
Wed, 04/01/2020 - 12:32

Bangkok Airways suspends all domestic flights from 7-30 April 2020

Passengers can request for a full refund.
Wed, 04/01/2020 - 12:28

How Expedia is supporting customers change or cancel a trip due to COVID-19

There is growing concern around the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), and the entire travel industry is experiencing an unprecedented increase in service requests as travellers look to adjust their trips.
Wed, 04/01/2020 - 08:25

Airbus realises new face mask supplies to support Europe’s fight against COVID-19

Airbus had already organised flights from Europe and China with A330-800 and A400M aircraft to donate thousands of face masks to hospitals and public services around Europe.
Wed, 04/01/2020 - 07:58

Radisson Hotel Group to take center stage in Nanjing’s new CBD

Radisson Blu Hotel Nanjing South New Town is a striking new upper-upscale hotel being developed in Nanjing South New Town, a rapidly emerging commercial area that will become the city’s new CBD.
Wed, 04/01/2020 - 07:42

Tripadvisor's steps to get to the other side of the crisis

Steve wanted to personally reach out to communicate with TripAdvisor's partners and explain how Tripadvisor intends to support all of its partners within the travel, tourism and hospitality industry during this pandemic.
Wed, 04/01/2020 - 06:56

At a safe distance: Domodedovo has installed special markings to help passengers keep up with the social distancing prescription

The terminal has special markings at check-in counters and security checkpoints to ensure a distance of 1.5 meters.
Wed, 04/01/2020 - 06:15

CapitaLand appoints Kevin Goh as CEO, lodging

He is a key member of the senior leadership team responsible for managing and executing the Group’s growth strategies.
Wed, 04/01/2020 - 05:55

Thailand invokes Emergency Decree from 26 March to 30 April, 2020 to combat COVID-19

TAT understands that the move comes in response to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) situation in Thailand
Wed, 03/25/2020 - 13:16

Temporary special exemption for transit passengers at Thai airports until 31 March

Temporary relaxed rules for transits passengers on required documentation between now and 31 March, 2020
Wed, 03/25/2020 - 13:06

TAT update: All national parks in Thailand are closed from 25 March, 2020, until further notice

The temporary closure of the national parks and forest parks in Thailand is part of the nationwide efforts to limit the spread of the Coronavirus Disease 2019.
Wed, 03/25/2020 - 09:11

TAT update: Thai airlines temporarily suspend international flights due to COVID-19

Thailand-based airlines have announced temporary suspension of international flights.
Wed, 03/25/2020 - 09:04

TAT update: COVID-19 prevention measures for travellers commuting by rail transport in Thailand

The guidelines cover both commuters and operators of rail transport in Thailand.
Wed, 03/25/2020 - 05:52

Hotelbeds response to COVID-19

The pandemic is having a very significant impact on both cancellations and forward bookings.
Wed, 03/25/2020 - 05:39