‘A Magical Island Event’ Gala Dinner Fundraiser

The Phuket Hotels Association, a nonprofit organization of hoteliers focused on promoting a positive image for Phuket, as well as being involved with community-based projects, is investing in local skills with a benefit event to fund 20 hospitality scholarships and traineeships for local residents.

Ambitious Plans for Phuket

Newly-appointed Phuket Governor Chockchai Dejamornthan has mapped out a security, resources and logistics plan for the famous resort-island, aiming to make it a safe destination for international tourists and replace the negative reputation it has in some quarters with a more positive image.

Key Business Figures Launch New Phuket Hotels Association

Key figures in Phuket’s hospitality industry have joined ranks to form a new non-profit and strategy-and-action group, the Phuket Hotels Association (PHA).

“The recently launched ‘Phuket Hotels Association’ has enlisted over 40 chain and independent properties; representing nearly 7,000 rooms in total and is poised to double its reach by the end of the year,” said the association in a statement issued today (June 8).