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Govt to launch ‘Health Wallet’ app for Covid-19 vaccine registration

April 19, 2021

The government will soon launch “Health Wallet", a smartphone app for people to register for Covid-19 vaccination. Government spokesperson Anucha Burapachaisri said Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha had discussed the preparation…

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THE ROYAL GOVERNMENT TO CONSIDER WELCOMING VACCINATED TOURISTS TO SIEM REAP ANGKOR IN THE FOURTH QUARTER OF 2021

April 9, 2021

The Royal Government of Cambodia is considering the reopening of international tourists who are vaccinated to Siem Reap Angkor in quarter 4 of 2021. The decision is made based on…

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Destination Management in Developing and Emerging Countries

March 8, 2021

Tourism can be a source of foreign currency, a job engine and a catalyst for sustainable regional development, but it can also have a negative impact. In order to access…

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Anantara Golden Triangle Offers Virtual Field Trips

March 5, 2021

Kids in online classes can now join a video call with elephants and scientific experts in northern Thailand. Redefining the term “trunk call,” Thailand’s Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp &…

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FROM SYSTEM SHOCK TO SYSTEM CHANGE – TIME TO TRANSFORM

March 2, 2021

In this report, we explore some of the key dynamics that lie at the heart of these transitions. And we ask how we can make active choices now that will…

Featured, News, Thailand, Tourism

Thailand’s Tourism Sector Seeks to Reopen Country by 1 July

March 2, 2021

Inbound international tourism sector in Thailand says vaccines are a game-changer that allows for the reopening of the country and for quarantine requirements to be dropped.Leading international tourism companies in…

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Cambodia introduces QR code scanning for venues to combat COVID-19

February 25, 2021

The  Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications (MPTC) has set up a QR Code “Stop Covid” in an attempt to provide additional measures to increase the efficiency and speed of prevention…

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Yindii introduces eco-friendly food app

February 17, 2021

Yindii, a Thai anti-food waste startup, has launched a mobile application designed to match Bangkok residents with environmentally conscious restaurants, grocery stores and cafes to combat food waste. The app…

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Nominations for 2021 Mekong Hero open

February 8, 2021

Former Ministers of Tourism from Thailand and Myanmar to co-chair Selection Committee Bangkok, February 8, 2021:  The  ‘Mekong Heroes’ program (www.MekongHeroes.com), which was launched in 2020, initiated by the Mekong…

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TAT launches virtual tours to 4 top destinations in Thailand

January 26, 2021

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has launched a virtual reality tour of top attractions in four of Thailand’s leading tourism destinations comprising Bangkok, Phuket, Chiang Mai, and Surat Thani.The…

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