Airbus A380 Emirates taking-off from JFK, New York

Thai Cabinet Approves Visa-Free Entry for Arab Tourists

BANGKOK, May 28 (TNA) – The Thai Cabinet has approved a visa-free policy for tourists from Arab countries in an effort to stimulate the economy and boost tourism revenue.

Thailand extends visa waiver for tourists from India and Taiwan

The move comes after a successful trial period of visa-free entry for several countries in the past four months, which resulted in a 40% increase in tourist arrivals from China, India, Russia, and Kazakhstan, said government spokesperson, Chai Wacharonke.

The government is expanding the visa-free policy to cover a total of 93 countries, up from the previous 57 countries. The duration of stay for visa-free visitors has also been extended from 30 days to 60 days.

Full story: tna.mcot.net

TNA

Facebook Notice for EU! You need to login to view and post FB Comments!
TN

The main purpose of Thailand News is to offer our readers all news from the most popular and trusted newspapers in Thailand & Asia in one place.

Get breaking news and the latest news headlines from Bangkok, Phuket, Pattaya, Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand, Isan, the insurgency-plagued South and Asia.

You May Also Like

More From Author

+ There are no comments

Add yours

Leave a Reply