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Thailand

How To Open A Bank Account In Thailand

Monday July 13, 2020 (16:12:02)

There are a large number of both national and international banks in Thailand, including some that are well known, such as Bangkok Bank, Citibank, Deutsche Bank, and HSBC. Most of the banks in Thailand have English language websites available, as well as English-speaking staff in many of their branches. The Bank of Thailand (the Central Bank) supervises all financial institutions in the country.   more ...

Thailand > Property

Thailand

How To Buy Or Rent Property In Thailand

Monday April 27, 2020 (11:07:57)

Renting property

Finding rentals in Thailand is relatively easy, especially in popular expat cities, such as Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Koh Tao and Hua Hin. The standard lease length is twelve months, though some landlords will offer a six-month lease, or perhaps something even shorter, depending on the type of rental.   more ...

Thailand > Moving

Thailand

How To Apply For A Visa In Thailand

Wednesday March 18, 2020 (15:17:32)

Thailand draws a number of visitors every year, with its impressive food, rich culture and beautiful nature. Depending on your nationality, you may need a visa to travel there. This article will walk you through the types of visa available, as well as the processes for applying for a work permit or residency.   more ...

Thailand > Working

Thailand

How To Find A Job In Thailand

Monday March 02, 2020 (18:08:30)

With its fascinating culture and attractive climate, Thailand is an appealing destination for expats seeking employment. However, finding a work permit involves a high level of bureaucratic complexity. Also, there are some jobs that overseas nationals are not allowed to do – much of this, though not all, relates to traditional Thai crafts. The Thai government, like that of many other nations, is seeking to attract highly skilled, highly qualified employees. Read on to learn more about your employment options.   more ...

Thailand > Living

Thailand

Expat Crime Fiction In Bangkok: Recommended Reads

Wednesday July 11, 2018 (12:29:00)

Bangkok, Thailand, is a vibrant capital city known around the world for many things, from its exciting nightlife scene and stunning palaces, temples and pagodas, to spicy food, charming streets and friendly faces. However, over the past few years, Bangkok has added something new to what makes it so unique, and that’s the increasing popularity of crime fiction novels written by expats who know the city well. Foreigners – or farangs – have been living in Bangkok for decades, and it’s no surprise that they have brought their experiences and imagination to bookstores. Reading one of these mystery books will not only keep you turning page after page but will also make you feel as though you’re right in the center of neon-lit Bangkok.   more ...

Thailand > Moving

Thailand

What Might Thailand's New Tech Start-Up Visa Mean For Your Company?

Friday May 11, 2018 (10:26:12)

Thailand is celebrated as an ancient culture, replete with thousand-year-old temples and a spirituality which mingles with a bustling city life and a booming economy.

However, the ‘Land of Smiles’ has its eyes firmly set on the future thanks to its continued investment in technology industries. The country is looking to become an incubator nation for the next generation of innovation.   more ...

Thailand > Moving

Thailand

An Expat Guide To Visas In Thailand

Monday February 12, 2018 (09:09:12)

The Kingdom of Thailand has implemented a set of visa and work permit controls for visitors and those who wish to settle there.   more ...

Thailand > Links

Thailand

Thailand - Recommended Social Media Accounts

Tuesday May 30, 2017 (10:57:28)
(c) Diliff on Wikipedia
At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at Thailand and some of the social media accounts you should be following if you’re thinking of moving there.   more ...

Thailand > Working

Thailand

An Expat Guide To Finding A Job In Thailand

Wednesday May 17, 2017 (17:50:29)
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This article was created in association with Thailand Starter Kit, a website that provides free in-depth guides on moving to Thailand.

Thailand’s expat community is a diverse one and includes everyone from students to retirees. Professional expats will find that most of the job opportunities are based in the capital city of Bangkok.

One of the main attractions of Thailand is the relaxed lifestyle, which is only enhanced by the stunning natural scenery. Thailand’s economy is dependent on exports and it is among the largest exporters in the world of agricultural products like sugar and rice.   more ...

Thailand > Links

Thailand

Thailand - Recommended Blogs

Tuesday September 06, 2016 (12:37:57)
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At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at Thailand and some of the blogs that might be useful for expats there.   more ...



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