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SKÅL Koh Samui launches domestic tourism recovery campaign

SKÅL Koh Samui launches domestic tourism recovery campaign

SKÅL KOH SAMUI DOMESTIC TOURISM RECOVERY CAMPAIGN INVITES TRAVELLERS TO REDISCOVER THE DELIGHTS OF THAILAND’S FAVOURITE HOLIDAY ISLAND Skål Koh Samui initiative aims to lure tourists back to the island with its #RediscoverSamui campaign, featuring a brand new video, media and social media programme (Koh Samui, Thailand: October 01, 2020) — Skål Samui has launched […]

SKÅL International Bangkok’s part to help a mother repatriate her teacher son

SKÅL International Bangkok’s part to help a mother repatriate her teacher son

A mother’s mission to rescue her 23-year-old son, John de Villiers, who was stranded in Asia and his mother’s wish to return him safely home to South Africa, led to a fantastic story that has to be told.  Nicolette de Villiers recounting her extraordinary story told me, “In January 2020 my husband and I enrolled […]

eTN Publisher Juergen Steinmetz receives SKAL International Presidents Award

eTN Publisher Juergen Steinmetz receives SKAL International Presidents Award

With travel restrictions and health measures implemented due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, Skål International will for the first time in its history execute a virtual Annual General Assembly in 2020. This successful assembly was conducted today under the leadership by Skål International President, Peter Morrison, based in New Zealand, and moderated by Jean-François Coté, Skål […]

Skal Krabi Develops Edible Rooftops

Skal Krabi Develops Edible Rooftops

Andrew J Wood Inauguration of the first Skål Krabi Community Farm KRABI,Thailand: Skal Krabi inaugurated a roof top community farming concept to help feed the local communities during these unprecedented challenging times. Wolfgang Grimm, President of Skal International Krabi and National President of Skal International Thailand, welcomed the presence of the presidents of the Krabi […]

Skål International Elections and Awards 2020 Results

Skål International Elections and Awards 2020 Results

During the virtual Annual General Meeting held on Saturday, October 17, 2020, Skål International Elections took place and delegates voted their new Executive Board for 2021: •             Vice President Bill Rheaume (Canadian Rockies, Canada) becomes the President Elect, while Directors Burcin Turkkan (Atlanta, USA) was elected to the position of Senior Vice President and Fiona […]

President-Elect Biden gale-force Intensity and Passion for Tourism seen by SKAL

President-Elect Biden gale-force Intensity and Passion for Tourism seen by SKAL

History will show us the damage or otherwise, the Trump era has had on the hearts and soul of not only America but the world. Andrew Wood is a contributor for eTurboNews and is based in Bangkok, Thailand. Here is his feedback and opinion on the US election result. For readers of this space will […]

SKÅL Bangkok’s Wood warns of a deepening Thailand tourism crisis

SKÅL Bangkok’s Wood warns of a deepening Thailand tourism crisis

Andrew J Wood BANGKOK: It is becoming increasingly evident that the damage being inflicted to Thailand’s massive travel and tourism industry is proving to be critical with deep long lasting structural economic damage that is set to worsen rather than improve. With the current official mindset of allowing the industry, that employs millions in Thailand, […]

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