• Thu, 06 Dec 2018 17:30
    Authorities release e-visa guide
    Last month Thailand officially launched its e-Visa on Arrival (E-VOA) application.
    national
  • Wed, 21 Nov 2018 15:05
    Fast-entry online visa system for 20 nations launched at Thai airports
    Immigration Bureau acting commissioner Pol Maj-General Surachate Hakpal on Wednesday officially launched the e-Via on Arrival (E-VOA) system that is expected to cut visa processing time to as little as one minute.
    national
  • Wed, 17 Oct 2018 16:22
    Japan to offer e-visa to tourists starting April 2020
    The Japanese government has announced it will be introducing an electronic visa for tourists starting April 2020, according to The Japan Times. 
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 28 Aug 2018 01:00
    Earnings grow from online e-visa system in Myanmar
    MYANMAR earned more than US$12 million from its online e-visa system in fiscal year 2016-17 and is increasing, according to a report from Public Accounts Committee.
    ASEAN+
  • Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:00
    Cabinet extends visa-fee waiver till August
    The Cabinet has decided to extend the free-visa incentive for foreign tourists by another six months.
    national
  • Fri, 04 Nov 2016 01:00
    Tourism Ministry seeks support from Alibaba
    THE MINISTRY of Tourism and Sports will hold talks with Alibaba Group today to seek support for tourism in this country and the possibility of using the group’s Alipay platform for an e-visa system.
    Economy
  • Thu, 03 Nov 2016 17:09
    Tourism Ministry seeks support from Alibaba
    The Ministry of Tourism and Sports will hold talks with Alibaba Group Friday on its support for tourism in this country and the possibility of using the group’s Alipay platform for an e-visa system.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 01 Sep 2016 14:30
    Myanmar issues e-visas at border gates
    YANGON - Myanmar’s Labour, Immigration and Population Ministry announced that e-visas are now available for tourists entering the country via the Myawaddy, Kawthoung and Tachileik border gates.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 03 Jul 2016 00:59
    Free visas, promotion lead to sharp rise in tourist numbers
    JAKARTA - Recent expansion of a free-visa policy and aggressive promotion have proved a boon for Indonesia’s tourist industry, with foreign visitor arrivals in May once more exceeding 900,000, a monthly figure traditionally not reached until the latter mo
    ASEAN+
  • Wed, 04 May 2016 01:00
    AEC Feed
    Lombok airport becomes free-visa entry point
    Economy
  • Tue, 03 May 2016 01:00
    Lombok airport becomes free-visa entry point
    JAKARTA - Lombok International Airport ( LIA ) in West Nusa Tenggara is now included in the list of airports with free-visa facilities for foreign citizens from 159 countries.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 02 Feb 2016 01:00
    SE Asian travel agents see good year for tourism
    TRAVEL companies in Southeast Asia believe this will be a good year for tourism, but some want to see a single-visa policy put in place for the region, which they expect would attract more Western visitors.
    Economy
  • Fri, 18 Dec 2015 01:00
    Malaysia to launch e-visas next month
    To stimulate the Malaysian tourism industry and the national economy, that country’s cabinet has decided to liberalise visa application procedures for foreigners.
    Economy
  • Wed, 25 Nov 2015 01:00
    Malaysia aims visas at China tourists
    In an effort to encourage more tourists from China to visit Malaysia, the government will extend the free-visa facility to those travelling in groups of at least two, instead of a larger party, says Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.
    Economy
  • Mon, 13 Jul 2015 14:07
    E-visas for business travellers at border gates
    The e-visa system for visitors to Myanmar will be open to business travellers entering the country through border gates. The system has been in place at Yangon International Airport since July 1. In the past, e-visas were only granted to tourists.
    Breaking News
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