The Permanent Secretary from the Ministry of Tourism and Sports is ready to get behind promoting Thai boxing to foreign tourists.
Stating that it would generate additional income for the country.
Permanent Secretary, Phongphanu Sawetrun, recently visited the Tiger Muay Thai training camp in Phuket which teaches both foreign tourists and Thais.
He said that many foreign tourists are already studying Thai boxing throughout Thailand and promoting the venture is an opportunity to generate additional revenue for the country.
He noted that some tourists who are learning Thai boxing stay in the kingdom for up to a year resulting in their spending being roughly 50% higher than the average tourist
That this group also fits in to the key target group of quality tourists.
Source : NNT
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