Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) held a seminar in Tokyo on “TG Japan Explores Thailand Secondary Destinations,” in accordance to Thailand’s government policy to encourage travel to secondary cities in Thailand. The seminar and New Year reception took place at Imperial Hotel in Tokyo, Japan, with support from the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB). Approximately 70 people from local travel agencies and members of the press were in attendance.
Seen in photo (from left to right):
Ms. Pattaraanong Na Chiangmai (second from left), Director, Tourism Authority Of Thailand, Tokyo Office, Mr. Wiwat Piyawiroj (third from left), THAI Executive Vice President, Commercial, H.E. Mr. Bansarn Bunnag (fourth from left), Ambassador of Thailand to Japan, Mr. Sumeth Damrongchaitham (fifth from left), THAI President, and Mr. Arnuphap Kittikul (sixth from left), THAI General Manager, Japan, North , Central, and South America, participated in the “Kagami Biraki” traditional Japanese ceremony where a Ceremonial Sake Barrel was opened by breaking the wooden lid with a mallet, symbolic of harmony and good fortune.