Thu, 04 Oct 2018 18:56
New Immigration head clamps down on visa ‘tips’
The new head of Thai immigration, Maj-General Surachate Hakpal – known as “Big Joke” in the media – has begun implementing his tough anti-corruption message at immigration.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 01:00
At Immigration, the power of integrity on display
A Sudanese fleeing persecution back home has earned a fresh start thanks in large part to the strength of character he showed Bangkok expats
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 13:02
Thai Immigration blacklists Joshua Wong as requested by China
A deputy commander of the Suvarnabhumi Airport immigration office confirmed Wednesday that immigration police blacklisted Hong Kong student activist Joshua Wong as requested by china.
Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:05
Singapore opposition eyes bigger role as election campaign starts
SINGAPORE (AFP) - Campaigning for Singapore's September 11 election began Tuesday, with a resurgent opposition seeking a greater political role as voters chafe at immigration and high living costs.
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:41
Don says screening of foreign visitors must be stricter
Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai said Monday that immigration officers will have to screen visiting foreigners more strictly following bomb attacks in Bangkok by foreigners.
Thu, 08 May 2014 00:00
Looking for the Immigration fast lane?
Periodically you publish letters from foreigners complaining about Thai immigration services. All sorts of accusations are levelled at immigration officials, including long delays, rudeness and changing the rules to suit themselves.
Tue, 21 May 2013 00:00
Laotians sought for labour offices
Thailand has called for more Laotian staff at immigration and labour offices to cope with the large number of Lao workers seeking employment here, Labour Minister Phadermchai Sasomsap said yesterday.
Mon, 20 May 2013 00:00
More Laotian staff sought for labour offices
Thailand has called for more Laotian staff at immigration and labour offices to cope with a large number of Lao workers seeking employment here, Labour Minister Phadermchai Sasomsap said Monday.