Thailand’s Tourism Arrivals Take a Big Hit for March Signalling a Rocky First Quarter for Thailand

Chinese holidaymakers have driven a years-long boom but arrival numbers have declined for two straight months.

Thailand’s Tourism Arrivals Take a Big Hit for March Signalling a Rocky First Quarter for Thailand

BANGKOK – Thailand suffered a rare combined drop in tourist arrivals and spending in March, signaling a rocky first quarter for Southeast Asia’s second-largest economy. The number of visitors fell 0.7 percent from a year ago to 3.5 million, official figures out Friday and data compiled by Bloomberg show. Foreign tourism receipts slid 1.3 percent […]