Tourism goals dashed after third COVID-19 surge

 Tourism goals dashed after third COVID-19 surge

Koh Phi Phi Island main town. Photo: Vasenka Photography / flickr. CC BY 2.0.



The government has halved its expected number of international visitors to 3-4 million this year and slashed its tourism revenue forecast.

Tourism and Sports Minister Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn said this month’s third outbreak of Covid-19 had battered tourism sentiment just as it was showing signs of rebounding after the second virus surge subsided.

Full story: Bangkok Post

Dusida Worrachaddejchai
BANGKOK POST



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