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New tourism and sports minister of Thailand aims to promote medical marijuana tourism

29 days ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

The new tourism and sports minister of Thailand aims to promote medical marijuana tourism and legalize ride-hailing and accommodation-sharing apps and websites for drawing foreign visitors.
Speaking on his first day in office, Pipat Ratchakitprakan, a key Bhumjaithai Party leader said that he wants to include marijuana in medical tourism, especially, Thai traditional medicine and massage.
“We would like to provide medical tour packages, such as detox, Thai massage and other wellness courses that use marijuana substances,” said Mr. Pipat.
The marijuana tourism packages are expected to...
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Thailand new Minister of Tourism and Sports meets with agency heads and executives

Thailand new Minister of Tourism and Sports meets with agency heads and executives

29 days ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Thailand new Minister of Tourism and Sports, Pipat Ratchakitprakarn, met with agency heads and executives on his first day in the office on 18 July.
He said, “Let's focus on working together to ensure the safety of tourists visiting Thailand.”
Tourism remained a strong pillar of Thailand's economy driving growth, Mr. Ratchakitprakarn explained to media personnel on his first day at work.
He added, “The urgent agenda is to focus on security and expand niche markets while dispersing visitors to secondary destinations.”
The minister said that his policy would support niche market tourism...
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