Mr.Paiboon Upatising, the President of Phuket Provincial Administrative Organization or PPAO said PPAO had led tourism business entrepreneurs to do the road show in Beijing and Shanghai, China. The road show got the good feedback.
He mentioned that the new generation of Chinese had high purchasing power and more book their travel package online. Therefore PPAO was about to provide the online tour booking in order to facilitate these people as well as the tourists from Honk Kong, Indonesia, Middle East, Australia, Korea, and other countires with direct flights to Phuket coming to spend their holidays on the island. The online booking system was expected to be completed by the end of this year. Moreover, PPAO will ensure the safety standard in Phuket by providing more beach guards in the areas of Rassada, Koh Kaew, and Wichit. The new attraction in town, the musical fountain in Sapan Hin Park will be finished in the end of September. PPAO also plans to do the road show to promote the island tourism in India and Australia in the near future.