Tuk-tuks in Ubon Ratchathani

Tuk-tuks at the bus terminal in Ubon Ratchathani. Photo: Ilya Plekhanov.

Thailand not seen as safe tourist destination until it fixes problems: Weerasak

TOURISM and Sport Minister Weerasak Kowsurat yesterday urged agencies to sort out a series of problems before they can send a convincing message to the world that Thailand is still a safe destination for tourists.

Weerasak was responding to the Phoenix boat accident that killed 47 Chinese tourists earlier this month off the southern resort island of Phuket.

Full story: The Nation


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