foreigners

Thailand drops plan to allow foreigners buy land after backlash

Thailand shelved a new proposal to allow foreign individuals to buy land for housing after the plan triggered a public…

1 year ago

Thailand to allow wealthy foreigners to buy residential land

THAILAND took a major step toward giving foreigners the right to buy land for housing, as the country seeks to…

1 year ago

China says no touching foreigners skin-to-skin after monkeypox case

A TOP Chinese health official warned people against having skin-to-skin contact with foreigners to avoid contracting monkeypox, spurring a backlash…

1 year ago

Thailand lures rich foreigners with 10-year visa, tax breaks

BANGKOK • Thailand, called the ‘Land of Smiles,’ is rolling out the red carpet for foreign workers, joining a bevy…

1 year ago

Singapore targets Hong Kong’s high earners with latest work visa

IF you earn over a quarter-million dollars a year, Singapore wants you. A new, flexible five-year work visa for foreigners…

1 year ago

Canada to Ban Foreigners From Buying Homes as Prices Soar

By BLOOMBERG Canada will ban most foreigners from buying homes for two years and provide billions of dollars to spur…

2 years ago

Foreigners back in business at Selayang Market

by BERNAMA / pic by TMR FILE KUALA LUMPUR - Foreigners  seem to have returned to both the daily and wholesale…

2 years ago

Malaysia approves 15 new MM2H participants

Since online applications opened 2 months ago, the govt has received 111 new registrations by FAYYADH JAAFAR / pic by MUHD…

2 years ago

Thailand sets new regulations for citizenship application

by BERNAMA / pic by AFP BANGKOK - Applying for Thai citizenship is more expensive now. Deputy government spokeswoman Rachada…

2 years ago

Appeals Court brings forward govt’s stay hearing in citizenship case to Dec 22

by BERNAMA PUTRAJAYA - The Court of Appeal will hear on Dec 22 the government’s application to stay a High…

2 years ago

Japan reimposing tough entry measures due to Omicron

by BERNAMA / pic by AFP TOKYO - Japan is cancelling softened quarantine requirements for fully vaccinated citizens or foreigners…

2 years ago

India welcomes foreign travellers including from Malaysia beginning Monday

by BERNAMA / pic by AFP KUALA LUMPUR - India is to open its doors to fully vaccinated foreigners from all…

2 years ago

U.S. Will Open Borders to Vaccinated Foreign Travelers on Nov. 8

By BLOOMBERG The U.S. will open its borders to vaccinated foreigners on Nov. 8, a White House official said, granting…

2 years ago