News & Activities : On 16 May 2019 at 1500 hrs., Mr. Apirat Sugondhabhirom, Consul-General of Thailand to Ho Chi Minh City was invited by Tourism Authority of Thailand (Ho Chi Minh City office) to attend the opening ceremony of the business meeting and to welcome tourism entrepreneurs from Phuket and their Vietnamese counterparts participating in the Phuket Road Show to HCMC 2019 News

News & Activities : On 16 May 2019 at 1500 hrs., Mr. Apirat Sugondhabhirom, Consul-General of Thailand to Ho Chi Minh City was invited by Tourism Authority of Thailand (Ho Chi Minh City office) to attend the opening ceremony of the business meeting and to welcome tourism entrepreneurs from Phuket and their Vietnamese counterparts participating in the Phuket Road Show to HCMC 2019

On 16 May 2019 at 1500 hrs., Mr. Apirat Sugondhabhirom, Consul-General of Thailand to Ho Chi Minh City was invited by Tourism Authority of Thailand (Ho Chi Minh City office) to attend the opening ceremony of the business meeting and to welcome tourism entrepreneurs from Phuket and their Vietnamese counterparts participating in the Phuket Road Show to HCMC 2019 at Lotte Legend Hotel Saigon. 
The TAT Office co-organized the event with the Phuket Tourist Association. Apart from the Consulate-General and the TAT Office in HCMC, members of the TEAM Thailand in HCMC, namely the Director of Thai Trade Center and the Manager of Thai Airways International in HCMC, as well as representatives from Department of Tourism of Ho Chi Minh City goverment, the Vice President of UNESCO Hanoi Association, and the Vice Chairperson of Phuket Tourism Association.
The Phuket Road Show to HCMC 2019 aims to encourage Vietnamese people to travel to Thailand, especially Phuket, more, now that VietJet Airline has already opened direct flights between HCMC and Phuket. Attending the event were 20 entrepreneurs from Phuket consisted of tour companies, airlines, and hotels, as well as 30 tourism operators in Vietnam, for the opportunity of negotiating and networking among one another.