Tourism Suffers After BombingsPattaya officials revealed that tourists from Hong Kong have cancelled their trips to Thailand.
PATTAYA – August 20,2015 [PattayaDailyNews]; On August 20th Mr Sinchai Wattanasartsathorn- director of Pattaya Business and Tourism association- revealed that tourist groups especially Hong Kong tourist had cancelled their trips to Pattaya was around 2-3%. However, Hong Kong tourists is still a minor group.
Pol.Col.Suktad Pumpanmuang- superintendent of Pattaya police station- revealed that police officers had stepped up their patrols on the streets and at tourist attractions to safe guard tourists. Also they had set up vehicle checkpoints in order to inspect suspicious vehicles.