e-Visa for Chinese tourists to be launched February 15

Tourism January 25, 2019 15:42

By The Nation

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The Department of Consular Affairs will officially launch the first phase f the Thai e-Visa in Beijing on February 15.

China will be the first country in the world to have the service, which will be extended to other Chinese cities in early March.

Chatri Archjananun, director general of the Department of Consular Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said the Thai e-Visa was developed to provide greater convenience to Chinese tourists wishing to visit Thailand.

After its rollout in Beijing on February 15, the service is scheduled to open in other mainland cities on March 1.