RMC Asia News & Updates: Thailand pledged to welcome the first batch of international tourists to the country by October through the special tourist visa (STV). The SVT will allow foreign visitors to stay in the country for 90 days, extendable for up to 270 days. This policy is expected to be effective until November next year.
One of our Hospitality Internship Asia Program participants recently returned to Thailand from Switzerland amid COVID-19. She is a Hospitality student currently enrolled at one of our partner Universities in Switzerland. Let’s hear about the journey she went through in trying to get home during the pandemic.
A lot has happened in Asia in the past few months. Since COVID-19 came, country leaders in our six program destinations – Malaysia, Thailand, the Maldives, Vietnam, the UAE, and Indonesia – have been working hard to ensure not only the safety of their people but also the security of their economies. Here are some important updates relevant to the COVID-19 pandemic in our program destination.
Traveling is far from reality during the current pandemic. The travel and tourism is probably the worst-hit industry among all due to COVID-19. However, there are still special cases when travel is allowed and acceptable. For instance, traveling to Indonesia from the US has been possible for some people during the pandemic. If you are curious how to get to Indonesia, we have gathered some tips for you.
What is currently happening in our program destinations? Malaysia, Thailand, the Maldives, Vietnam, the UAE, and Indonesia are countries we promote opportunities for Hospitality Internship and Management Training Programs in the Hospitality Industry in. Here is a comprehensive article about the current situation in each of our program destinations amidst the coronavirus pandemic.