Thai visa backpedal sparks ire at Vietnamese travel firms

A tourist (L) walks past an advert for a shopping mall in Bangkok on August 14, 2014. Photo: AFP. RELATED NEWS. Vietnamese may have to obtain visas to enter Thailand. Travel agents and tourism experts in Vietnam have expressed discontent about ...
Source: Thanh Nien Daily

Changes coming for non-imm ED visa extensions

ThaiVisa notes that these new rules are expected to be extended to other Immigration offices around the country, but the Phuket Immigration offices were closed today, so it was impossible to confirm whether this will be the case. The rules for general ...
Source: The Phuket News

Expats Fear Fresh Changes to Thai Visa Restrictions

After the recent political unrest in Thailand it seems that the expat community could be next to feel the squeeze. Long known for its relaxed attitude toward expats, some authorities now place Thailand's immigrant and expat community at over 3 million ...
Source: Expatriate Healthcare

Thailand is committing economic suicide

Many expats support businesses, send Thai children to college, pay medical bills for their extended families and much more. Six years ago, Thai immigration's website claimed there were over three million long-term visa holders - ie, Western male expats.
Source: The Nation