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The Dreaded Thailand 4:1 Employment Ratio

The Dreaded Thailand 4:1 Employment Ratio: Hiring Foreign Employees Have you performed all the steps for your company registration in Thailand? Are you ready to rent an office and hire some employees? Do you have your eye on a few well-qualified expats to fill the newly-purchased empty desks beside you? Well, before you can hire any foreign staff for your Thailand-based company, you need to employ some Thai staff as well. Plenty of them. The Basics If you aren’t familiar with Thailand’s [...]

Monetary Requirements for Retirement Visa

Monetary Requirements for Retirement Visa Dreaming of making the most of your pension by retiring on a gorgeous Thai beach? Looking forward to living in a place where your money goes a bit further and you can finally relax and enjoy yourself? Great. Thailand welcomes retirees and even offers them a special visa. Silk Legal can help you to procure your retirement visa and renew it through each happy, healthy year of your Thai retirement. Any person over 50 years of age [...]

Monetary Requirements for Marriage Visa

Monetary Requirements for Marriage Visa Have you married a Thai citizen or are you considering marrying one? Are you wondering about how to successfully apply for and receive a marriage visa? If so, congratulations on finding love in Thailand and let Silk Legal provide the answers you need to get your marriage visa. Anyone who is married to a Thai national and meets certain financial criteria is eligible to apply for what is officially called the “1-Year Extension of Stay Based [...]

Doing Business with Thais? Stop Offending Everyone!

Doing Business with Thais? Stop Offending Everyone! Whether you’ve been in Thailand for years or are new to the country, you may often find yourself getting funny looks or a cold feeling from some of your Thai colleagues or business contacts. You might even wonder what, exactly, you have done to offend them. Though Thais are very polite and would never be as bold as to say what you have done wrong, they will remember your mistakes. Instead of waiting to [...]