An overhaul of Jordan’s airport infrastructure, coupled with an increase in flights, could provide a welcome boost to the country’s tourism sector.
Articles & Analysis | Chinese visitors are vital to Thailand's tourism sector from The Report: Thailand 2017
China is essential to the tourism sector in Thailand, as the country provides the most visitors and the highest growth rates in terms of tourist numbers.
Articles & Analysis | Airlines in Thailand increase capacity and improve standards from The Report: Thailand 2017
Success has come at a price for Thailand’s tourism industry. With total visitor numbers increasing very rapidly and for many years, infrastructure is under strain. According to the World Bank, bottlenecks are starting to develop in places such as Bangkok, Chiang Mai and Phuket. The situation at the country’s airports is particularly...
What impact has Thailand’s strong rebound in tourist arrivals had on the nation’s hospitality sector, and what is expected for the future?
Articles & Analysis | Thailand to maintain its competitive advantage in tourism from The Report: Thailand 2017
Tourism remains one of the primary drivers of economic growth in Thailand. While manufacturing and exports are sluggish and consumer demand weak, visitor numbers were up in 2016 and are expected to hit new records in 2017. After a slight dip in 2014, the upward trend seems to have been re-established. Looking ahead, tourism will remain an...
Interviews & Viewpoints | Weerasak Kowsurat, Chairman, Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB): Interview from The Report: Thailand 2017
How has significant growth in tourism contributed to the meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions (MICE) segment in Thailand?