Thailand Earns Over ฿2 Billion From Phuket Sandbox Scheme Since July

Phromthep Cape in Rawai, Phuket

Phromthep Cape is Phuket's most photographed and best-known location. Photo: Commons Wikimedia.

BANGKOK, 7 October 2021 (NNT) – Boasting the success of the ‘Phuket Sandbox’ scheme, the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) said 42,000 international travelers joined the campaign from 1 July to 5 October 2021, generating more than 2 billion baht for the economy.

According to TAT Phuket director Nanthasiri Ronnasiri, of the 42,000 visitors over the said period, most were long-haul visitors from the United States, the United Kingdom, Israel, France and Germany. Together, they generated up to 2 billion baht for the city’s economy.

Full story: National News Bureau of Thailand

Reporter: Suwit Rattiwan,
Rewriter: Tarin Angskul
National News Bureau of Thailand

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