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Loy Krathong events in six provinces expected to generate Bt1.4 billion


The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) expected Loy Krathong events in six provinces nationwide to generate revenue of at least Bt1.4 billion.

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TAT Governor Yuthasak Supasorn said that the authority would hold Loy Krathong event at Wat Mahathat in Ayutthaya Historical Park from October 29-31 this year.

He added that the authority is promoting Loy Krathong events in Chiang Mai, Sukhothai, Tak, Samut Songkhram and Roi Et provinces as well.

"We expect at least one million people to travel across the nation and generate at least Bt1.4 billion during the festival," he said.

"The festival this year will focus on travelling in line with the new normal era and maintaining the environment," he added.

Published : October 20, 2020

By : The Nation