Thai Launch New Tourisum Campaign

Thai Launch New Tourisum Campaign

  The whole world watched agape at the TV footage as hundreds of people tried desperately to contain the rising flood waters in Bangkok and other parts of Thailand in November. Pictures of the young and old taking shelter in trees or on makeshift structures built well above the ground to stay dry from the […]

Thailand’s AIDS Combat Hindered by Funding

Thailand’s AIDS Combat Hindered by Funding

  Thailand has been praised as a rare success story in the war against AIDs. But for Michael Hahn, UNAID’s coordinator in Thailand, it’s an old story: the new one is the stagnant progress with inadequate prevention funding. Thailand has not made much progress in containing AIDS in the past four to five years when […]

Thailand Releases Video Promoting Bangkok

Thailand Releases Video Promoting Bangkok

  The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has released a video report including interviews with tourists visiting Bangkok in an attempt to encourage visitors to return to Thailand. The video was made to change the belief of tourists regarding the recent flooding that now is not a good time to visit the popular holiday destination, […]

Buddist Monks Clean Up after Flooding in Bangkok

Buddist Monks Clean Up after Flooding in Bangkok

  Efforts to clean up areas near Thailand’s capital that were covered by as much as three feet (a meter) of floodwater just two weeks ago are accelerating, as the threat of inundation in Bangkok eases. Hundreds of volunteers joined monks in gathering flood debris into garbage bags Tuesday near a massive temple that houses […]

Chiangrai and Other Tourists Destinations Not Effected by Flooding

Chiangrai and Other Tourists Destinations Not Effected by Flooding

  Flood waters are receding in most of the affected areas of Thailand’s central provinces and several districts of greater Bangkok. Central Bangkok was not affected by the flood. Almost all key tourist destinations and attractions throughout Thailand were not affected by the flood. Situation in Bangkok In the Bangkok Metropolitan Area, the central part […]