Company, Food & Beverages, SDG 12: Responsible Consumption and Production, Startup, Sustainability, Thailand

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…

COVID-19 Innovations, Government, News, Technology, Thailand, Tourism, Tours, Travel

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…

COVID-19 Innovations, Government, News, Technology, Thailand, Tourism

TAT launches “Thailand Traveller Voice” online survey platform

January 22, 2021

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) recently launched the “Thailand Traveller Voice” online survey platform that encourages tourists to provide feedback and recommendations on issues affecting tourist destinations, attractions and…

COVID-19 Innovations, News, Thailand, Tourism, Travel

TAT & Locanation launch ‘ASQ Paradise’ hotel bookings platform

December 27, 2020

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and Thailand-based Locanation Company Limited today jointly launch the newly-developed asq.locanation.com website under the ‘ASQ Paradise’ project to provide arriving foreign visitors with world-class information regarding…

Country, COVID-19 Innovations, News, Thailand, Tourism

TAT offers ‘Happy DIY Set’ to quarantined tourists

December 25, 2020

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), together with the ASQ Thailand Club, is offering a ‘Happy DIY Set’ to foreign visitors who book and stay in Alternative State Quarantine (ASQ)…

Country, COVID-19 Innovations, Initiatives, News, Thailand, Tourism, Tours, Travel

TAT promotes “Single Journey’ routes encouraging single Thais to travel domestically

December 16, 2020

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) together with Thai Smile Airways, leading online travel and lifestyle platform Drive Digital, and application Tinder have launched a collection of new ‘Single Journey’…

COVID-19 Innovations, Government, Health, Thailand

ADB Supports Thailand’s Green, Social, and Sustainability Bonds for COVID-19 Recovery

September 28, 2020

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is assisting the Government of Thailand in designing, issuing, and monitoring innovative capital market initiatives as part of the country’s recovery from the coronavirus disease…

Featured, Mekong Heroes, News, People, Press Release, Sustainability, Thailand, Tourism, Travel

First Mekong Hero announced at Destination Mekong Summit

August 31, 2020

Founder of Thailand Community-based Tourism Institute honored Bangkok, July 7, 2020:  The  ‘Mekong Heroes’ is a new program, initiated by the Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office (MTCO) and Destination Mekong, to…

COVID-19 Innovations, Thailand, Volunteerism

Paying for someone else’s meal

July 27, 2020

In order to fill up empty stomachs during these trying times, an initiative called Pay it Forward is providing opportunities for customers of eateries and street food vendors to sponsor…

Agriculture, COVID-19 Innovations, Food & Beverages, Thailand, Volunteerism

Connecting Bangkokians with farmers

July 27, 2020

The crisis has also affected a lot of farmers, with the export of agricultural products put on hold and many restaurants no longer putting in as much nor any orders…