Thai visa rules are relaxed for Bahrainis

BAHRAINIS can now stay an extra month in Thailand without requiring a visa. Thai authorities have introduced new policy on visa extensions for citizens from almost 50 countries including Bahrain, the UAE, Oman, Qatar and Kuwait. People from European ...
Source: Gulf Daily News

Different experience

Maybe. But it was easier than getting my wife's visa to move the US. I have seen a number of foreigners who have had problems getting a Thai visa. But in all those cases they were trying to find a way around the system. Play the game straight, follow ...
Source: Pattaya Mail

MP to take fight against YCDC to Nay Pyi Taw

A regional parliamentarian whose proposal to abolish and re-form Yangon City Development Committee according to the law was rejected says she will take her fight to the national legislature – and possibly the Constitutional Tribunal. Yangon Region ...
Source: Myanmar Times

Talented athlete dies in Thailand after colliding with glass door, severing artery

Jason Flannery, 25, a former pupil at Wensleydale School, in Leyburn, was found dead in a sixth floor flat in tourist resort Pattaya at 3am on Saturday (August 23). Police said it was believed Mr Flannery, formerly of Bridge Terrace, Richmond, had ...
Source: Darlington and Stockton Times