Tourists from India pose for pictures at Phra Tamnak Hill in Pattaya, Thailand. (Photo: Bangkok Post)

Indian visitors to Thailand surges

Thailand has so far welcomed 1.9 million Indian visitors, meeting the expected growth target of 22 percent for this year and earning 85 billion baht (US$2.56 billion) in revenue.

Security in Bangkok has been tightened after the bombings (Photo: AFP/VNA)

Bombing incidents disturb Bangkok on August 2

The Thai Government confirmed that some small “bombing incidents” happened in Bangkok on August 2, injuring at least three victims, and urged the public not to panic.
U-Tapao airport in Thailand's Rayong province (Photo: eThailand)

Thailand aims to become regional aviation hub

 The Thai government is striving to make the country a regional aviation hub, and the industry continues to grow by 10 percent a year, said new Transport Minister of Thailand Saksayam Chidchob.