Thailand expects record tourist arrivals this year, thanks to China
Wed, Jun 24, 2015 - 5:50 AM
Tourist haunt at Bang Saen beach near Pattaya. Visitors from China are expected to be a record 7.45 million this year, up nearly 62 per cent from 2014.
THAILAND expects a record 29.5 million tourists this year, up 19 per cent from 2014, with almost a quarter of the visitors coming from China following a surge in bookings, the country's tourism council said on Tuesday.
Accounting for 10 per cent of the economy, tourism had...