Thailand unrest hasn't deterred conference planners

Conference planners are largely undeterred by civil unrest in Thailand, according to the Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB)

The bureau is exhibiting at EIBTM and its senior manager - conventions, Sutichai Bunditvorapoom said it had received a large number of enquiries from visitors to the show.
 
Planners organising conventions for 2010 and beyond had not been deterred by the unrest that forced the closure of Bangkok’s international airports last week, said Bunditvorapoom.
 
However, some planners organising conventions for next year had raised concerns about being able to convince decision makers that Thailand was a suitable destination.
 
"They are not concerned about safety, it’s about access," he said. "But most of them still have confidence in Thailand."

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