BANGKOK, 7 June 2016: Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau plans to boost domestic events to support the government policies to revitalise the country’s economic growth.
TCEB president, Nopparat Maythaveekulchai, said domestic MICE market programmes would play a key role to drive sustainable growth in 2017.
“The bureau has outlined its DMICE promotions with four key strategic projects to encourage public, private, people, and communities to work hand in hand to move forward,” he said last week.
There is usually a rush to host seminars annually as the government fiscal year ends 30 September and state organisations attempt to spend budgets ahead of the deadline.
TCEB will work with the Ministry of Tourism and Sports, the Tourism Authority of Thailand, Designated Areas for Sustainable Tourism Administration, the Thai Chamber of Commerce and Board of Trade of Thailand, the Federation of Thai Industries, the Stock Exchange of Thailand to encourage more events.
TCEB says it will support domestic events by providing transport to support DMICE activities at more than 30 Royal Initiative Projects across the country, booked either through 44 participating leading tour operating agencies, or by individual corporate travel planners.
The bureau will also arrange 10 workshops in Nong Kai, Narathiwas, Chiang Rai, Nakhon Panom, Kanchanaburi, Tak, Mookdaharn, Sa Kaew, Song Khla, and Trat…
Hopes ride on Sandbox success
The island’s beleaguered travel industry is pinning its hopes on the “pilot” scheme to trigger recovery, but it will be a slow start as a nation-wide surge in Covid-19 cases (more than 5,000 new cases reported Monday) puts Thailand in the high-risk category, according to assessments made by the Global Covid-19 Index.(more…)
The future of rail travel in Thailand
Hua Lamphong is, for many people, a beloved representation of rail travel in Thailand. However, there is a significant upgrade that is about to change the future of this form of travel in Thailand: Bang Sue Grand Station.
Hua Lamphong is, for many people, a beloved representation of rail travel in Thailand. However, there is a significant upgrade that is about to change the future of this form of travel in Thailand: Bang Sue Grand Station.(more…)
Thailand Approves Package to Attract Wealthy Foreigners and Professionals
Thailand’s Cabinet has approved an economic stimulus and investment promotion package aimed at attracting wealthy foreigners and highly skilled professionals...
The Role of Telemedicine Today: During and Beyond the COVID-19
Lockdowns, quarantine periods, and hospitals fast filling to the brink needed the medical community to come up with solutions fast....
Malaysia, Thailand banks to join the ASEAN Banking Integration Framework
Banking institutions from Thailand and Malaysia are invited to join the ASEAN Banking Integration Framework and indicate their interest to...
Climate Change Could Force 49 Million People to Migrate in East Asia and the Pacific
Out-migration hotspots in agricultural areas of central Thailand and Myanmar coincide with areas expected to see declines in both water...
Thailand BOI Approves Measures to Support Carbon Reduction
greenhouse gas emission as well as an enhanced scheme for electric vehicles and measures to mitigate Covid-19 impacts and support...