On 2 July 2021 at 9.00 am, Mr. Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn, Minister of Tourism and Sports, Mr. Napintorn Srisunpang, Vice Minister for Tourism and Sports, and Mr. Khemmapol Auitayakul, Secretary to the Minister of Tourism and Sports visited Phuket International Airport to encourage officials to perform their duties to facilitate foreign tourists in line with the Phuket Sandbox project that was officially launched the day before. The minister urged all officials to efficiently perform their duties to ensure that the Phuket Sandbox project will be the starting point to boost the Thai economy so that the tourism industry and related services may be revived quickly, which will allow the tourism sector to return to being an important driver of continuous growth for the nation's economy. On that day, tourists arrived continuously in an orderly atmosphere.