Category Archives: FinFree Thailand

Shark Fin Campaign Attracts another Large Hotel Group

The Kasemkij’s Cape and Kantary regional hotel chain joined the Fin Free Thailand campaign this week, vowing never to serve shark fin soup on the menus of their 17 hotel-strong chain. The entire Kasemkij Group joined the consumption reduction campaign … Continue reading

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Fin Free Thailand Campaign Hits the Beach to Reduce Consumption of Shark Fin

On January 18, Fin Free Thailand hosted a Shark Conservation Awareness event on Koh Chang, Thailand’s 2nd largest island. Nearly one year since the USAID-funded Asia’s Regional Response to Endangered Species Trafficking (ARREST) Program supported the launch of Fin Free … Continue reading

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Charity Concert Supports Fin Free Thailand Campaign

On December 21, Swissotel Le Concorde Bangkok hosted the Fin Free Charity concert in support of the Fin Free Thailand campaign. The U.S. Deputy Chief of Mission Patrick Murphy spoke at the event and helped celebrate the group’s work in … Continue reading

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Princess Visits Shark Conservation Exhibit

  On November 26, 2013, H.R.H Princess Soamsawali presided over the “The 7th Amazing Christmas” event at Bangkok’s Swissotel Le Concorde. The month long event began with a tree lighting ceremony and exhibitions for the visitors. The Fin Free Thailand … Continue reading

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Fin Free Thailand Swims for Sharks.

Fin Free Thailand, a partner of the USAID-funded Asia’s Regional Response to Endangered Species Trafficking (ARREST), joined the second annual Swim for Sharks event in Koh Tao, Thailand. The event aims to create awareness for shark conservation and raise money … Continue reading

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Phuket Welcomes Fin Free Policy

Fin Free Thailand, a campaign dedicated to stopping the consumption of shark fin, gained further momentum with an event in Phuket, Thailand. More than 30 prominent hotels and restaurants joined the campaign pledging to never sell shark fin or any … Continue reading

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