Rich Indians to the Rescue as Chinese Tourists Shun Thailand

Thailand’s struggling tourism industry is finding support with visitors from the population colossus to its west, just as the years of bumper arrivals from the giant to its north are beginning to wane.

At a beachfront hotel on the tropical island of Phuket, the occupancy rate from Chinese clientele has stalled, while bookings from India have begun to rise. The Vijitt Resort is one of many in Thailand that has more cause for optimism.

Source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-07-07/in-phuket-indian-juggernaut-rides-to-rescue-as-china-visits-ebb?utm_source=twitter&utm_campaign=socialflow-organic&cmpid%3D=socialflow-twitter-asia&utm_medium=social&utm_content=asia

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