Category: Visa & Permits for Foreigners

How to run a company / business remotely successfully?

When looking for ways “upgrade” your business, making the switch to, or starting a new remote business, may be the ultimate way to go. Running a successful remote business means taking the appropriate steps, such as hiring the right employees, utilizing effective sources of communication and setting a clear...

If you’re one of the many foreigners who have started a business here in Thailand in hope to use your business to assist you in getting a long stay Visa and still having trouble with it, read on!

We have personally known too many friends and associates facing this problem. Some have even jumped from one Visa Agent to another and each promised to sort it out for you however after numerous attempts, excuses and reasons, your Visa status is still in limbo. First of all, let...

6 Steps of obtaining a work permit in Thailand

1. Apply for a work permit Applicants for work permits must show every page of their passports to prove they are outside Thailand. You should apply for this visa within 30 days before you plan to depart your country. The Consulate or consular officer will ask for copies of...

How to open a company in Thailand

Choose the legal form There are several main types of companies and the process starts by choosing a suitable one. These business forms include the ordinary and the limited partnerships, the public and the limited companies and the sole trader. Select the available name The name of the new...

Ways to cut cost for startup/small businesses

1) Office Space Serviced offices are one great way to go to cut your office space expenses. The really good thing about serviced offices is the flexibility it offers, unlike traditional office spaces. Usually, traditional office spaces require longevity in the contract of lease. On the other hand, serviced...

Visa and Work Permit Application Process – Thailand

The visa and work permit application process for a foreign national can be summarized into three steps as follows: 1. Apply for a 90 days single entry Non-immigrant B visa at a Thai Embassy/Consulate abroad once the company has been incorporated and registered for VAT with the Revenue department; 2. Apply...

Capital required to be able to hire / sponsor Work Visa ?

In the case that the company would be required to support a foreigner’s visa and work permit, the company must meet the following conditions: 1. Have two million Thai Baht in registered capital to support each foreigner’s work permit – this amount will not need to be shown in cash...