5 tourism projects win BOI privileges

THE Board of Investment (BOI) has received a lot of tourism-related investment applications this year and has approved promotional privileges for 5 large projects, INN News reported today (October 24, 2018).

Mr NaritTherdsteerasukdi, BOI’s deputy secretary general, said 2 of the 5 approved projects are in Phuket, with one being  Vana Nava Water Park being developed with an investment of 2.430 billion baht, and the other also a water park being developed by British investors who are investing 1.346 billion baht.

Also approved are 3 projects in adjacent Chonburi province with these being an ancient model city being built by Burapa Studio Company with 975 million baht investment; a dolphin, sea lion and seal show being arranged by Dolphin Bay Pattaya Company with 170 million baht investment; and a museum of art and sculpture being developed by Parody Art Museum Company with 80 million baht investment.


Top: A beautiful view of Westin Siray Bay Resort & Spa in Phuket. Photo: Jeff Gunn (CC-BY-.2.0)