There were more than 1.6 million foreign tourist arrivals during the first six months of 2022, with foreign tourist receipts logged at 99.7 billion baht, according to government data.
This compares with around 40 million foreign tourists visiting Thailand in 2019, the last year before the pandemic.
Daily Covid-19 cases have hovered below 3,500 in recent weeks, with the number of deaths registering below 50 a day for a month.
More than three quarters of the population has been jabbed with two vaccine doses, with more than 40 percent also getting a booster dose.
Source: Agence France-PresseDapatkan update berita pilihan dan breaking news setiap hari dari Kompas.com. Mari bergabung di Grup Telegram "Kompas.com News Update", caranya klik link https://t.me/kompascomupdate, kemudian join. Anda harus install aplikasi Telegram terlebih dulu di ponsel.