Red Line launch to go ahead
The soft opening of the Red Line commuter train services will go ahead as planned on Aug 2, 2021 Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob insisted, amid rumours on social media that the launch ceremony will be postponed due to the rising Covid-19 infections in the capital.
Read more: State Railway of Thailand will hold a soft launch of Red Line services on Aug 2 as planned
The "Samui Plus"
Tourism reopened on Thursday to welcome fully-vaccinated foreign tourists, two weeks after the Phuket Sandbox reopening.Meanwhile, in Bangkok, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha presided over the launch via Thai Khu Fa Facebook live to welcome the tourists.
Some embassies in Thailand are starting vaccination campaigns for their Thai nationals. The Swiss and French embassies have introduced a registration program for people from 55 years up and for those who have more difficult health situations.
Read more: Swiss and French Embassy offer vaccine for them expats
First foreigners arrived to tropical island Phuket after govermant opened the island for veccined tourists. There was small ceremony welcome first travelers by some officials from Govermant. From 1 july the Phuket Sandbox is up and running, international travellers are trickling back in to enjoy the Thai island. More than 6,000 people have reportedly registered for the Phuket Sandbox so far,
Read more: Phuket "Sandbox" first days how work with new system
Phuket Sandbox: Hotel SHA Plus
Inbound travelers from abroad who have been vaccinated against COVID-19 can enter Phuket through the Phuket Sandbox model to enter Thailand without quarantine. Must stay in a hotel with a certificate and the SHA+ (SHA Plus) symbol. In this article, we present a list of Phuket Sandbox Hotels (Phuket Sandbox), including all hotels that are certified as SHA Hotels. Plus in Phuket
Under the “Phuket Sandbox” and “Samui Plus” travel models, travellers not only need to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 to be eligible to enter Thailand under the schemes, but they also need to be travelling from countries classified by Thailand’s Department of Disease Control as a low to medium risk for Covid-19.
Read more: Attention for traveller who want to visit Phuket this 1 July
Pattaya pushes for August 1 Sealed Route reopening plan
Pattaya is forthright pushing forward with plans for reopening the tourist city on August 1, with 8 tourism associations submitting a proposal to the governor of Chon Buri.
It is time to start your trip to Thailand again. The government opens the island of Phuket at the beginning and other southern provinces for tourists. Below we present the main points of the rules on how to prepare for such a journey.
How to Charter a Yacht in Phuket, Thailand
When one thinks of vacation in Thailand they immediately think of the crystal blue waters off of the Southeast Asian country’s shores and immaculately cliffs that rise up out of the ocean.
The economy of Thailand and most of the world countries is struggling with a huge crisis related to the introduction of restrictions on cases. The country is closed to tourists from March 2020. So after about a year and a half, the financial condition of many companies or people related to the tourism business is very badly damaged. The government is looking for ways to stimulate the economy.