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“In 2020 we expect 40 million tourists in Thailand”

7 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tour World

Klissada Ratanapruk, Executive Director, ASEAN South Asia and South Pacific Region in an exclusive interview with Travel And Tour World during the ASEAN Tourism Forum 2020 spoke on increasing the first-time visitors to Thailand to more than 10 million in 2020, the new air routes, hotel industry, the APAC MaxiMICE campaign and more.
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Tokyo expects to welcome more than 8 million sport tourists during Olympics

Tokyo expects to welcome more than 8 million sport tourists during Olympics

7 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Coronavirus scare may not have an impact on fans heading to Tokyo for the Olympics in July according to Kazuomi Yamashita, Director of Marketing, Tourist Promotion Department, Tokyo Convention and Visitors Bureau. Speaking to reporters, Kazuomi said around 4.5 lakh people from China visit Japan every two months. Now after the outbreak of the virus, this inflow may have been affected.
Kazuomi said that Olympics in Japan will not get affected. Already 7.8 million tickets have been sold. The 2012 London Olympics got over 8 million visitors, and they are expecting more than that. They are...
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