Thailand to collect B300 tourist entry fee

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The Bangkok Post

Thailand will begin collecting a 300-baht entry fee from foreign tourists from April, a government spokesman said on Wednesday. The move is part of the Tourism and Sports Ministry promotion plan for 2022, themed “Amazing Thailand New Chapter”. The plan includes promotion of “white routes” for tourists in line with a bio-, circular and green economic plans for more sustainable and safe tourism, the spokesman said. The 300 baht entry fee would be used to develop tourist attractions and for accident or death insurance for all tourists. The maximum insurance payout would be 1 million baht in the c…

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