Published: April 27, 2021
The fresh wave of Covid-19 has severely affected tourism and hospitality businesses in Thailand with occupancy rates at domestic hotels dropping to 5-30 per cent, forcing many operators to sell their businesses to cut losses, said Thammajak Leuangprasert, president of Arjarnnar Asset Management Group.
Published: April 25, 2021
The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is implementing three plans to combat the rising Covid-19 caseload: boosting capacity at Bangkok hospitals, modifying hotels to become "hospitels" for asymptomatic patients, and launching field hospitals.
Published: March 31, 2021
The pandemic has packed a punch, and the hospitality industry is hurting more than most. Seeking to staunch their financial wounds, a stream of hoteliers has been turning to unconventional business models such as long-term stays — and in many cases, even checking out of the traditional hotel sector entirely, converting guest rooms into condos — as part of a larger paradigm shift that is quickly becoming the industry’s new normal.
Published: March 08, 2021
In a bid to revive the tourism industry in the North, especially after the second wave of Covid-19 infections hit Thailand in mid-December, Chiang Mai hotels are offering huge discounts to woo local tourists.
Published: March 03, 2021
Marriott International's (NASDAQ: MAR) board of directors announced today that Anthony "Tony" Capuano has been appointed chief executive officer and has joined the company's board of directors, effective immediately.
Published: February 19, 2021
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Published: January 29, 2021
The Chonburi communicable disease committee on Thursday ordered the closure of all hotels and similar businesses as well as all public and private tourist attractions in the province until further notice.