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ASEAN Professional Tourism Association Registration Form

ASEAN Professional Tourism Association was established in 2017 by the Board of Directors and Tourism owners called “ASEAN Professional Tourism Association” (APT) with the following objectives: 1. To foster the spirit of unity among members and support each other in hotel industry 2. To support tourism in the country with cooperation from Tourism Organizations in both Thailand and ASEAN 3. To impart knowledge and coordinate among members without involving politics The previous Head Office was located at the Arsarom Hotels and Resort Co.,Ltd. In 2017 for “ASEAN Professional Tourism Association” (APT) The present Head Office is located at 66 Navamin 90 Nuanchan Bungkhum Bangkok 10240
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Benefit:
 To receive information on hotel business and tourism industry from various sources such as APT Chapters in the central and 6 regional offices, including TAT, BOI, and ATTA, etc.
 To receive APT news, and member’s information as well as online communications via the internet at www.arsarom.com or E-mail to sompat@arsarom
 To attend APT Annual Meeting and follow up on APT progress, and exchange idea and suggestion to APT for improvement
 To attend Member’s Meeting organized in every 2 months to follow up on the progress of APT activities, to propose ideas and suggestions to Executive Board of Directors, to participate in seminars with guest speakers experiences in hotel business and tourism industry
Special Benefit:
 To get assistance and support from the Association as stated under scope of the Association’s objectives
 The right to propose ideas of suggestions to the Association and Executive Board of Directors under the scope of the Association’s objectives and with the aim to assist the Association
 The right to propose and participate in the enactment concerning hotel business and tourism industry which turns into government policy for the benefit of all members
 To participate in Hotel Rating System Project
 To assist and support hotel activities all over the country for the benefit of members and Hotel Industry
 To exchange views share experiences and work together for the benefit of hotel and tourism industry.
The objective of APT are as follows;
 To promote private enterprise relating to hotel business and tourism industry
 To promote and faster cooperation among all members of the Association
 To support and assist members to solve problems including negotiation with outsiders for the mutual benefits of the members
 To support and assist members to solve problems including negotiation with outsiders for the mutual benefits of the members enterprises
 To foster the spirit of unity and exchange knowledge, opinions, and technique as well as information concerning hotel business and tourism industry
 To protect and promote mutual benefit
 To cooperate and coordinate with the government and private sectors, e.g. organizations, associations, companies or any persons when the Association deems that such cooperation will assist or provide facilities in fulfillment of the Association objectives.
 To propagate and publicize Association’s activities as well as information concerning hotel business and tourism industry
 To conduct training programs and seminars in the field of hotel business and tourism industry
 To carry out any kind of business with the aims of promoting and increasing benefits for the members
 To clarify and make proposal to the government and help in solving problems and obstacles in connection with hotel business and tourism industry
 To cooperate with government in promoting hotel business with regard to a good standard and in concurrence with the governments policy
 To make agreements or set mutual regulations for the members to follow, to refrain from any practices, all for the food of the members business
 To settle disputer in business between fellow members, or between members and outsiders
 To arrange sales promotion domestically and internationally
 To join in any charitable activities or make contribution to charity for public welfare and national security
The members are classified into 4 groups in Thailand as follows:
 1. Group of hotels located in Bangkok, Phatumthani, Nonthaburi, Samut Prakan, Nakornpathom, Kanchanaburi, Samut Sakhon, Samut Songkhram and Ratchaburi with number of rooms exceeding 250
 2. Group of hotels located in Bangkok , Phatumthani. Nonthaburi, Samut Prakan, Nakornpathom, Kanchanaburi, Samut Sakhon, Samut Songkhram and Ratchaburi with number of rooms less than 249
 3. Group of hotels located in Central Chapter consists of Ayutthaya , Nakorn Nayok, Saraburi, Angthong, Singburi, Supanburi, Lopburi, Chainat, Uthaithani and Nakornsawan
 4. Group of hotels located in Eastern chapter consists of Chonburi, Rayong, Chanthaburi, Trad, Srakaew, Chachengsao and Prachinburi
 5. Group of hotels located in Western Chapter consists of Petchaburi and Prachuabkirikan
 6. Group of hotels located in Upper Northern Chapter consists of Phrae, Lampang, Lamphun, Nan , Phayao, Chiangmai, Chiangrai and Maehongson
 7. Group of hotels located in Lower Northern Chapter consists of Kamphaengpetch, Phichit, Petchabun, Pisanulok, Sukhothai, Tak and Utharadit
 8. Group of hotels located in Upper Northeastern Chapter consists of Khonkaen, Mukdahan, Kalasin, Nongbua Lamphu, Loei, Udonthani, Sakolnakon, Nakon Phanom and Nongkhai
 9. Group of hotels located in Lower Northeastern Chapter consists of Nakornratchasima, Buriram, Surin, Srisaket, Chaiyaphum, Mahasarakam, Roied, Yasothon, Ubonratchathani and Amnatcharoen
 10. Group of hotels located in Southern Chapter consists of Ranong, Phang Nga, Phuket, Krabi, Pattalung, Trang, Satul, Songkhla, Pattani, Yala and Narathiwat
 11. Group of hotels located in Southern Chapter consists of Chumporn, Suratthani and Nakhonsrithammarat