On 12th June 2013 at Lan Lom 1st Fl, Central Festival Phuket, Phuket Governor – Maitree Intusut presided over the grand opening of the 15th consecutive shopping extravaganza – the “Amazing Thailand Grand Sale (ATGS) 2013″ together with Country Manager of Thailand Visa International Asia-Pacific – Somboon Krobteeranon, Director of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) Phuket Office – Chanchai Doungjit, Central Festival Phuket General Manager – Wilaiporn Pitimanaaree and international media.
Khun Chanchai said “Thailand is still a paradise for shoppers from all over the world, with a wide range of products and services, good quality, and value for money. One of the programs recognized by tourists is the Amazing Thailand Grand Sale (ATGS), the annual sales season which has been held for 15 years. For the “Amazing Thailand Grand Sale 2013”, being held from 15 June to 15 August 2013, it’s TAT’s target to reach 15,000 participating department stores, retail outlets, duty free shops, hotels, airlines, jewelry shops, spas, golf courses, restaurants, travel agencies, and hospitals in 7 major cities include Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Pattaya, Hua Hin, Samui Island, Hat Yai, and Phuket”.
Khun Somboon added “The Amazing Thailand Grand Sale 2013 is more valuable for tourists, with some sale prices reduced by up to 80% and for every THB500 spent in cash at participating shops and services, Thais will get a coupon to try their luck at winning a THB1,000,000 shopping voucher and foreigners an “Amazing 30 Days in Thailand”, a 30 day trip including first-class round-trip air tickets, domestic round-trip air tickets as per the tour programme, transfers, accommodation at deluxe hotels, meals, entrance fees for all sites, Thai lifestyle and cultural experiences”.
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