TO DISCUSS YOUR PROJECT OR LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR SERVICES:

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

UPDATE British Embassy Issues Travel Warning For All Thailand

Category: Tourism, Posted:27 Apr 2010 | 14:51 pm

The British Embassy in Bangkok has now expanded their Travel Advise to cover not only Bangkok but all of Thailand. In a notice sent out this morning the warning reads:

“We advise against all but essential travel to the whole of Thailand.
In the early hours of 27 April, substantial numbers of troops deployed in Central Bangkok. The entire BTS Sky train service has been suspended in Bangkok causing major disruption. On 26/27 April there were at least 8 incidents in various parts of Thailand involving protestors setting up barricades, in some instances leading to clashes with the security forces. There is escalating tension and the risk of violence across the country.”
Despite the lack of demonstrations Phuket nor any incidents the island's tourism sector has now been drawn in tighter to the growing political concerns facing other parts of the country.
Speaking to a number of hoteliers cancellations are starting to mount and the new expansion of travel warnings looks to hit closer to home.

Other News

Read more

Thai Prime Minister Eyes Koh Samui Infrastructure Projects

Category: , Posted:11 Apr 2024 | 07:51 am Thailand’s Prime Minster Srettha Thavisin’s trip to the resort island of Koh Samu focused on two  infrastructure projects. First, is the ongoing issue of expanding the island’s gateway airport, with a new feasibility study currently underway and to be completed by year-end for possible expansion. Bangkok Airways who operate the airport is reportedly undertaking further […]
Read more

Banyan Tree Brand Coming To Thailand’s Southeast Coast

Category: , Posted:01 Apr 2024 | 06:59 am One of Thailand’s most stunning coastlines is getting a boost with the first branded property coming to Sichon under the Banyan Tree Brand. Set to be named Banyan Tree Residences Sichon, the boutique branded residences project is being developed by the Urasaya Group. A key feature of the 2.5 hectare development is oceanfront real estate […]
Read more

Allan Zeman’s Paradise Group Launching Bangtao District Luxury Condo Development

Category: , Posted:29 Mar 2024 | 08:41 am Bangtao’s development pace keeps growing with noted Hong Kong entrepreneur Allan Zeman set to roll out a new project named Sudara. Coming up as Phase 1 will be 220 luxury condominiums with one, two, and three-bedroom configurations.  There are plunge pools in some premium units. Resort-living amenities include a 50-meter lap pool, fitness, yoga, co-working […]
SiaJai logo

Thailand's Leading Homecare Marketplace