Citizens of G7 Countries Offered 30 Days at Land Borders
Nov 13, 2013Society
CityNews – From the 1st November 2013, a new change came into effect ordered by the Royal Thai Immigration Office. The change will see passport holders from one of the G7 countries receiving 30 days permission to stay in Thailand when entering the country by land. Previously, they would receive 15 days by land, and the usual 30 when entering by air.
The G7 countries are: UK, USA, Japan, Germany, France, Canada and Italy. Other countries whose citizens normally receive 30 days upon entry by land are: Mongolia, Laos, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Macau, and Russia.
You can see the updated visa rules here: http://www.thaivisaservice.com/visa-rules
14 November 2013 08:51
Gotta wonder what caused this?..Asean?...The simple fact it used
15 November 2013 13:18
Simple, the economy is going I to recession. This allows ppl to stay for lo get and encourages them to bring more no st into the businesses here.
15 November 2013 13:19
More money I mean!
16 November 2013 15:43
Why not just open it up to everyone. If anything, clamp down of the bloody Russians.
6 December 2013 08:00
(December 6th 2013)I've been here for almost ninety days at December 12th and just received a border run visa until January 5th 2014. The immigration stated that I reached the allowable number of border crossings and will not be allowed the next one after January 5th 2014 and I do not believe she is correct but will find out prior to that date. It is unlimited border crossing at this present time?
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