Immigration at Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok

Some tourist fees waived


The government plans to exempt visitors from visa-on-arrival fees during November and December as it strives to salvage falling tourist numbers, especially from China.

The initiative floated by Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak aims to reassure Chinese tourists, whose numbers have declined since the Phuket boat tragedy in July.

Full story: Bangkok Post

CHATRUDEE THEPARAT AND SUCHAT SRITAMA
BANGKOK POST

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