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Latest Articles from Andrew J Wood

COVID-19: Communicating the best advice in the world

It is worth recording what we know about this pandemic for historical reasons and to look at a few questions that should be answered.
Wed, 04/08/2020 - 21:03

A practical guide to recovery post Covid-19

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has provided some leadership with recommendations calling for urgent government support.
Mon, 04/06/2020 - 11:11

2nd Asia Destination Film Forum

The Destination Film Festival incorporating the 2nd Mekong Mini Movie Festival featured short films promoting Asian destinations throughout the day-long Forum.
Fri, 01/31/2020 - 06:52

Freeland congratulates Chinese government for banning wildlife trade appeals for ban to be permanent

China is the world’s number one consumer of wildlife, with the United States in second place.
Mon, 01/27/2020 - 20:07

SKÅL Bangkok bags 4 awards at World Congress

The Club receiving the most votes is named as "Skål Club of the Year 2018/2019" and receives the Michael O'Flynn Perpetual Trophy, as well as a free double registration for the 2020 Skål World Congress.
Wed, 09/25/2019 - 06:45

SKÅL sets sail in style

The 2019 Skål World Congress is being held on the largest and most innovative cruise ship ever conceived, Royal Caribbean’s Symphony of the Seas.
Mon, 09/16/2019 - 11:19

Daniela Otero, CEO of Skål International, elected to the new UNWTO Affiliate Members Board

As announced from UNWTO, the formal constitution of the new UNWTO Affiliate Members Board will take place within the framework of the Twenty-Third General Assembly in St. Petersburg, Russia, next September 2019.
Fri, 07/26/2019 - 11:56

SKAL Asia Congress 2019 - A bright light in SKAL

Membership in Asia continues to grow with 2,525 members today and new clubs are formed
Wed, 07/03/2019 - 08:25

Travel’s dynamic changes

A personal perspective by Andrew J Wood President SKÅL International Bangkok
Fri, 05/24/2019 - 12:54

FUN! FUN! FUN! Thailand’s Beachfront resort hotel’s top 20

Novotel Hua Hin is an award-winning beachfront resort on Thailand’s eastern gulf coast, offering seven room types including the Family Fun Room and Family Fun Suites with king-size and bunk beds with kid-friendly amenities, private balconies and panoramic sea views.
Mon, 05/06/2019 - 01:03

South Africa Day 2019 celebrations in Bangkok

This year the Kingdom of Thailand and the Republic of South Africa, commemorate 25 years of cordial bilateral relations.
Thu, 05/02/2019 - 01:05

TCEB joins hands with 4 foreign Chambers of Commerce

The collaboration is a new dimension of promoting Thai MICE business in long haul markets with concentration on Oceania, Europe and the USA.
Thu, 04/25/2019 - 16:15

Skål International and Biosphere Tourism strengthen collaboration to take the Skål Sustainable Tourism Awards to the next level

On 12 March 2019 a partnership agreement was signed by Skål International and Biosphere Tourism in the frame of the 2019 Skål Sustainable Tourism Awards.
Fri, 04/05/2019 - 07:24

SKAL Bangkok President talks happiness

Assumption University’s Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management marked the United Nation International Day of Happiness with a special speaker’s session, 20 March 2019 at Assumption University’s Suvarnabhumi campus.
Fri, 04/05/2019 - 06:34

SKAL India inaugurates second club in Mumbai

The second club in Mumbai started with 35 members. 
Mon, 03/04/2019 - 02:01