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    Thailand single visa plan and Its impact on Indian travellers

    Planning a trip to Thailand? There’s something you need to know. Thailand’s government has rolled out a new entry requirement for foreign travellers – a travel insurance policy with Covid coverage. This move is designed to ensure that visitors can cover any medical costs or treatments that might accrue should they test positive for Covid during their stay. For Indian…

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    Elevate your privilege with the Thailand Elite Visa

    The Thailand Elite Visa is a leading choice for foreign nationals looking to make Thailand a second home and with good reason. This is a long-term tourist visa granting unlimited travel into and out of Thailand, obtainable by becoming a member of the Thailand Privilege program. Thailand Privilege Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of the Thai government’s Ministry of Tourism and…

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    Education visa in Thailand: Fulfilling your academic dreams

    Education visa in Thailand offers a unique opportunity for international students and learners to immerse themselves in the country’s rich culture, language, and traditions while pursuing their educational goals. This type of visa enables foreigners to study at accredited Thai institutions, ranging from language courses and vocational training to higher education programs. With its diverse educational offerings and enchanting landscape,…

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    Visa-lah! Thailand and China ink deal to waive visas, turbocharging tourism

    After much anticipation and months of talks, Thailand and China yesterday officially sealed the deal on a reciprocal visa-waiver agreement, aimed at ramping up tourism between the two nations when it kicks into gear come March. Foreign Minister Parnpree Bahiddha-Nukara and his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, solidified the pact at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Bangkok. Dubbed the Agreement…

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    Things to know before moving to Thailand

    Planning or thinking about moving to Thailand? Thailand is one of the most popular destinations for expats, and there are many reasons why. Here, you can get year-round sunny weather and access to modern conveniences at an affordable cost. It’s truly a special place to live, with its relaxed lifestyle, delicious food, and vibrant culture. Plus, it’s beautiful. From soft-sandy…

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    Thai tourism embraces easier visa rules, faster approvals for Chinese tourists

    In a move geared towards promoting Thai tourism, the government has implemented policy changes that lessen the rules for obtaining a tourist visa and slashes approval time for Chinese visitors. Chinese travellers emerged as the majority of international arrivals over the past week, the deputy government spokeswoman, Rachada Dhnadirek, confirmed yesterday. Statistics displayed that 95,581 visitors from China arrived in…

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    Chinese influencer praises Thailand’s VIP experience on elite visa, starting at 600,000 baht

    A viral video is currently making waves online, featuring a high-society Chinese woman reviewing her VIP experience while travelling to Thailand using the Thailand Elite Visa. Shared on TikTok via her account @taifei5, she documented a journey where luxury and personal care started as soon as she stepped off the plane. @taifei5 วีซ่าเข้าประเทศไทย#วีซ่า #ชีวิตในประเทศไทย #ประเทศไทย🇹🇭 #สนามบิน #海外生活 #种草 ♬ 原聲…

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    Thai tourism seeks visa fee waiver to attract Chinese and Indian visitors

    A plea for the revival of a visa fee waiver programme has been issued by Thailand‘s tourism industry, seeking an influx of visitors from populous nations like China and India. The request follows a lukewarm recovery in numerous essential markets and is viewed as vital for enhancing arrivals this year. President of the Thai Hotels Association, Marisa Sukosol Nunbhakdi, emphasized…

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    Non-immigrant visa in Thailand: Your ultimate guide

    A non-immigrant visa in Thailand is a crucial document for individuals who wish to stay in the country for an extended period without seeking permanent residency. This type of visa caters to various purposes, such as business, education, marriage, and retirement, allowing foreigners to reside in the country while they engage in their respective activities. The non-immigrant visa in Thailand…

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    Marriage visa in Thailand: A guide to love and legalities

    Embarking on a new life with your Thai spouse can be made possible through a Marriage Visa in Thailand. This type of visa allows the foreign spouse to live in Thailand, as well as enjoy the rich culture and lifestyle that the country has to offer. Obtaining a marriage visa in Thailand can be a complex process, requiring various documents,…

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    Your guide to a visa run in Thailand

    Visa runs in Thailand refer to the practice of leaving the country temporarily in order to reset or renew one’s visa or extend their permitted stay in the country. This is often done by foreign tourists, ex-pats, or digital nomads who wish to stay in Thailand for a longer period than their visa or visa exemption allows. Typically, a visa…

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    A practical guide to obtaining Permanent Residence in Thailand

    Considering permanent residence in Thailand as a gateway to a life free of visa hassles? Permanent Residence in Thailand refers to the legal status that permits foreign nationals to reside in the country without the need for constant visa renewals or work permit applications. It is the first step towards a more stable and long-term stay in Thailand for those…

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    Tourist visa in Thailand: Your ultimate guide

    Dreaming of exploring the vibrant streets of Bangkok or relaxing on the pristine beaches of Phuket? Then obtaining a tourist visa in Thailand is your golden ticket to this enchanting Southeast Asian paradise. The Thai tourist visa grants visitors the opportunity to immerse themselves in the country’s rich history, savor its world-famous cuisine, and engage with the friendly, warm-hearted locals.…

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    A guide to Thailand’s E-visa

    Planning your dream trip to the land of smiles and wondering how to obtain your visa effortlessly? Look no further, as the E-visa Thailand system is here to simplify the visa application process for you. To make the visa application process more accessible and stress-free, the Thai government has introduced this user-friendly online platform that allows visitors to obtain their…

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    8 Thailand visa types and requirements guide

    If you’re planning to travel to Thailand for any reason, whether for tourism, business, or visiting friends and family, you must obtain a Thai visa. A visa is a legal document that allows you to enter and stay in Thailand for a specific period. The Thai government offers several types of visas to foreign nationals, depending on the purpose of…

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    Visa Exemption is back to 30 days? | GMT

    https://youtube.com/live/yaOghH___Hw A recent bar fight at the YES Pattaya pub on Third Road in Thailand resulted in injuries to more than six people. The brawl, which involved two groups of young adults, occurred in the early hours of the morning at 3:20 am. This incident highlights the ongoing issue of violence in nightlife establishments in the country. In other news,…

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    Thailand’s 45 day visa exemption policy | GMT

    https://youtube.com/live/tEMWlleRNQQ Today’s Good Morning Thailand Show will explore a range of important topics related to Thailand. The first topic is an investigation into a medical clinic in Pak Kret district in Nonthaburi province near Bangkok, which is being conducted by the police after a breast augmentation surgery patient died six hours after the procedure. The second topic will be the…

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    Thai passport worth less than Cambodian | Thailand News Today

    French ‘mafia’ boss extorts money from foreigners in Pattaya Yesterday, high-profile police officer Pol. Lt. Gen. Surachate Hakparn who is known “Big Joke” revealed that police arrested 58 year old French nationality Herve Christian Robert Leonard at a condominium in the Lat Phrao area of Bangkok. A group of foreigners in Pattaya complained that Leonard extorted money from them by…

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    Thailand’s 10 year LTR visa most popular among Americans and Chinese

    American and Chinese nationals have made the most applications for Thailand’s 10-year Long Term Resident (LTR) visa since its launch in September, according to the secretary-general of the Board of Investment (BOI) Narit Therdstreerakul. Thailand introduced the LTR visa on September 1, 2022, to lure ‘high potential,’ talented foreigners and investors from around the world into the kingdom to boost…

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    Online Visa Extensions Now Available in Thailand | GMT

    Expats get online visa extensions. Business leaders back U-turn on land sales. Bat-eating YouTuber sparks outrage in Thailand. Suvarnabhumi Airport offers 7 days of free parking for APEC Summit. The first LOT, Polish Airlines flight, arrives in Phuket. Pubs, gas stations, and 24-hour stores close early to save energy. – all are coming up today. Check out other news or…

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    Thailand’s 45-Day Visa Exemption Stamp & 30 days for VoA

    https://youtu.be/t37I2Bwf3K8 Thailand brings back the 45-Day Visa Exemption stamp that was briefly in place from mid-2021 and has now been put into place for entries effective October 1, 2022. Thailand’s Visa Starting October 1, 2022, until March 31, 2023, travellers will be allowed to stay for 30 days or 45 days without prior approval of a Thai visa. During this…

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    Thailand News Today | Grieving mother calls for Dating App Killer’s execution

    Border officials, tour operators carve up latest visa run bounty Thailand News Today Thai and Cambodian border police at Aranyaprathet and hot springs detailed rules for those who wish to extend their stay in Thailand by 45 days. The new stamp can be extended for a further month at immigration offices for 1 thousand 900 baht (that’s $50 US dollars). The…

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    Wealthy Foreign applications for new Thai Visa | GMT

      The US, China, and the UK account for 45% of the 400 LTR visa applications. Khon Kaen Police give residents iron rods to protect themselves. Standard taxi fee of 45-50 baht agreed but more at Thai airports —all this and more on today’s Good Morning Thailand.

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    Thailand News Today | Will the 10-year visa be a flop?

      Officials in Thailand have been heavily pushing the new 10-year golden visa options for digital nomads and rich expats, with Europeans as a primary demographic, but is it really a big draw? The government has predicted that one million wealthy tourists will jump at the chance to live long-term in Thailand over the next five years, but the programme…

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    Visa Options and Paying Tax as a Foreigner in Thailand

    What are the current visa options available for foreigners to work in Thailand? How does a foreigner pay tax while working from Thailand? What visa should you be applying for before considering to move to Thailand? Tim newton sits with Ben hart from Integrity Legal to find out more about visa and tax in Thailand.

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    Thailands new long term 10 year visa for wealthy foreigners & Digital nomads

    Thailand is offering new long term 10 year visa for wealthy foreigners and digital nomads. What are the specifics and regulations regarding this visa? Is it going to be similar to the smart visa plan? Where do the digital nomads fit in all of this? Tim sits with Ben Hart from Integrity legal to find out more.

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    “Covid” visa extension: Key details from the latest order from immigration

    A signed document from the Thai Immigration Bureau regarding the deadline for the 60-day “Covid” visa extension was leaked last night. While there has been no formal announcement, the document shows that the deadline to apply for the extension has been pushed from today to March 25. There are some key details included in the document that foreign residents in…

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    Thailand News Today | Thailand Offering Long Term Visas up to 10 years

    Measures aimed at attracting wealthy long-stay foreigners to Thailand have been approved in principle by Cabinet. Seems to be a bit of deja vu, but the government says it’s targeting foreign investors, highly-skilled professionals and wealthy retirees in a bid to develop the Covid-battered economy. Long-term residence visas of up to 10 years are on offer, along with work permits for…

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    How do you get permanent residency in Thailand?

    What is the point of getting permanent residency in Thailand? What are the benefits of having such a document? What are the things you can and can’t do? What is the criteria for being able to apply for a PR? Find out more in todays episode where Tim sits down with Benjamin Hart from Integrity Legal to talk about the…