Changes in the procedure of obtaining a retirement visa

Sensational news about tightening the rules for obtaining retirement visas frightened foreigners in retirement age (50 years +). In Pattaya, the immigration officers cannot answer the questions, how things will happen after the introduction of changes, that will come into force from March 1, 2019. Read more...


Tourists warned about the ban of electronic cigarettes in Thailand

The Excise Department of Thailand warned tourists about the fine for bringing electronic cigarettes for personal use or sale. Read more...

Smart Visa for foreign specialists: new conditions

The Board of Investment (BOI) announced a new Smart Visa for foreign experts. Read more...

New Russian Ambassador in Thailand

On November 2, 2018, President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin appointed a new Ambassador of Russia in Thailand. Mr. Yevgeny Tomikhin become not only the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Kingdom of Thailand, but also the Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to ESCAP in Bangkok, the Kingdom of Thailand. Read more...