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Thailand

2 Nov 2006
Tourists visiting Thailand will soon benefit from new technology which will allow them to communicate with non-English speakers.An SMS-based service has been launched which transla...
1 Nov 2006
The latest Rambo movie is to be filmed in Thailand, but officials in the country have asked that the makers avoid excessive violence.Authorities are concerned that youngsters may b...
27 Oct 2006
Tourism officials in Thailand's northern city of Chiang Mai have set up a housing bureau in a bid to clamp down on sub-standard tourist accommodation.With the Royal Flora Ratchaphr...
26 Oct 2006
Tourism officials in Thailand are planning to target the Scandinavian market in order to boost visitor numbers in the country.A Thai delegation, led by tourism and sports minister ...
23 Oct 2006
A leading think tank has predicted that Thailand will benefit from a major tourism boost in the second half of 2006.Kasikorn Research Centre says tourism will benefit from the incr...
13 Oct 2006
Floods which are affecting parts of Thailand are having an adverse effect on tourism in the country.Although many businesses have managed to avoid the worst, some in Ayutthaya are ...
3 Oct 2006
The Pacific Asia Travel Association (Pata) has moved to reassure tourists that it is safe to travel to Thailand.It comes after power in the country was seized during a bloodless mi...