Tourism business associations to guarantee 100k to any visitors catching COVID

 | Tue 1 Dec 2020 13:59 ICT

Punlop Sawjiew, president of the Chiang Mai Tourism Council has announced that various tourism-related associations and clubs, from the Tourism Association to the Hotels and Spas Association, have together pledged to guarantee a 100,000 baht compensation to any tourist who catches Covid19 in Chiang Mai, after checking in on the Thai Chana app.

Should anyone die from the virus, the group of associations pledge be million baht to their family. This is aimed to instill confidence in Chiang Mai’s tourism.