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TAT to organise Grand Sale in July to stimulate spending by Thais and expats


The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is planning to revive tourism by launching "Amazing Thailand Grand Sale 2021".

TAT Governor Yuthasak Supasorn said discussions were going on with more than 300 partners and entrepreneurs in the tourism industry covering both products and services in the main tourist areas.

The Amazing Thailand Grand Sale 2021 project is scheduled to be held from July 15 to September 15 under the concept “More amazing” to stimulate spending by both Thais and expatriates in Thailand. The concept will aim to promote Thailand as a shopping destination and help revive businesses in all sectors affected by the coronavirus crisis.

A wide variety of gifts and privileges will be on offer to impress tourists and create a variety of shopping experiences both online and on-site, the TAT governor said.

This year, the TAT has invited entrepreneurs across the country, especially those from the main tourist cities; Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Phuket, Songkhla (Hat Yai), Chonburi (Pattaya) and Nakhon Ratchasima, with more than 10,000 people participating in the programme.

In addition, TAT has partnered with famous online platform partners to organise promotional campaigns during this special time.

Tourists who buy products and services from shops participating in the programme could win big prizes in a lucky draw at the end of the two-month event such as gold, car, smartphones, modern communication devices etc, worth more than THB1 million.

Published : May 30, 2021

By : The Nation