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Five resorts in Thailand are open to foreigners in August

Five resorts in Thailand can open up for foreign tourists in August, there will be allowed to bring guests from all countries, reports the Bangkok Post citing the Ministry of tourism and sports.

"Thailand can restart the international tourist market in August, earlier than expected. As Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak asked our Department to prepare for the resumption of the reception of foreign guests", — said the Minister of tourism and sports Fifat Ratchadaporn.

According to him, the first foreign guests will be able to come to a quota, depending on opportunities to test and PCR of health in each province.

Currently, discusses five areas in three provinces for pilot projects to test the ability of the tourism sector to cope with an outbreak of the disease in Phuket, the Island of Phi Phi in Krabi and the Islands of Samui, Phangan and Tao in Surat Thani.

International flights from countries that have cooperation agreements with the government of Thailand should be carried out directly in these regions.