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Immigration Bureau gets ready for tourists making most of new long-stay visa


The Immigration Bureau has started making preparations for an influx of foreign tourists now that the government has started offering long-stay visas to stimulate the economy.

The bureau has said it will strictly follow the Public Health Ministry’s guidelines on curbing the spread of Covid-19 and will apply these measures on tourists arriving through all modes of transport.

Visitors planning to apply for this Special Tourist Visa are required to show proof of long-term accommodation and be willing to spend 14 days in quarantine.

The special visa begins with a 90-day stamp on the passport and then can be extended twice for 90 days each time.

Published : September 16, 2020

By : The Nation