Thailand abandons 14 days of self-monitoring for Taiwanese visitors: MOFA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Thailand will drop the requirement that Taiwanese citizens should conduct “self-monitoring” for 14 days after their arrival, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (M...

Thailand suspends visas on arrival for 19 countries including Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid the spread of Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19), Thailand on Wednesday (March 11) announced it was suspending visas on arrival for citizens from 19 countries, including Ta...

Thailand postpones new visa rules for visitors from Taiwan until March

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following days of contradictory reports, Thailand has decided to postpone the requirement for Taiwanese travelers to present financial statements when applying online for ...

Taiwan denies Thai government to cancel new visa rules

Update: Wednesday December 4, 2019, 8:25 p.m. TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) is contradicting reports that the Thai government has decided to terminate...

New Thailand visa requires proof of finances

TAIPEI (Taiwan) — The Thailand Trade and Economic Office (Taipei) announced its new e-visa application and online payment system will be implemented from Saturday (Nov. 30) and applicants will n...

Taiwan among countries to enjoy visa fee waivers in Thailand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Thailand announced on Tuesday (Aug. 20) the extension of free visas on arrival for passport holders of 19 countries until April in 2020 in a bid to boost tourism amid a sl...

Thailand abandons visa fee hikes for Taiwanese visitors

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following threats of a boycott by Taiwanese travel agencies, Thailand’s representative office has abandoned plans to impose a NT$470 (US$15) handling fee for tour gr...

Thai representative suggests Taiwan nationals apply for a visa online or via mail

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the Thailand Trade and Economic Office (TTEO) in Taipei announced an extra handling charge of NT$470 (US$15) for Taiwanese-group visa applications going into effect fro...

Jury out on Thailand's visa-fee reinstatement for Taiwanese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Thai government has offered little explanation for the controversial decision to end free-visa entry for Taiwanese last week and speculation as to why is on the rise. ...