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Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket Scoops Thailand Tourism Award 2013

Phuket, Thailand – Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket proudly reveals that the resort has once again been awarded a Thailand Tourism Award for Outstanding Performance in Tourist Accommodation at the 9th Thailand Tourism Awards Ceremony, held 27th September 2013 at the IMPACT Muong Thong Thani Arena, Bangkok.

Also known as the Kinnari Awards, the award is one of Thailand's highest accolades in the Travel and Tourism industry and is organised by the Tourism Authority of Thailand every two years.

Mr Peter Komposch (left), General Manager of Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket, accepted the award of behalf of the resort team from Mr Somsak Pureesrisak (right), Minister of Tourism and Sports of Thailand.

“It’s a marvellous honour and pleasure to be recognised by the Thailand Tourism Awards 2013. This prestigious award will drive our team to continue improving our products and services,” said Mr Komposch. “I would like to thank our dedicated team for continuing to meet the Thailand Tourism Awards standards and criteria, most especially in the areas of innovation and creativity in the fields of sustainable tourism, conservation and environmental protection.”

To instill awareness and promote responsible management and sustainable tourism among tourism entrepreneurs, the Tourism Authority of Thailand initiated the Thailand Tourism Awards in 1996 and has consistently organised the event every two years.

The Awards are regarded as a positive measure that helps promote the tourism industry, increase credibility among both domestic and international tourists, and is a major tool for Thailand’s sustainable tourism development.

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Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket
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