Thailand golf quarantine: the country welcomes South Korean visitors in pilot scheme to eke out a little tourism revenue

Thailand has welcomed golfers from South Korea for the country’s new golf quarantine programme in a bid to boost tourism revenue hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic.About 40 South Koreans are undergoing quarantine at Artitaya Country Club, an hour north of Bangkok, where they were tested on arrival last week, Tourism Authority of Thailand deputy governor, Thapanee Kiatphaibool, said.Thailand has been successful in controlling coronavirus cases, but strict border controls have decimated its…

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