Things to do in Phuket

Located in the Andaman Sea, Phuket is the jewel in Thailand’s tourism crown; a sprawling island enjoying year-round tropical weather with stunning beaches, a vast range of restaurants, bars and activities and great nightlife. Hugely popular with foreign tourists and locals alike, the various regions of the island all have a different feel, meaning that …

Thai Inheritance and Succession Law

What happens when someone you know died in Thailand but is not a Thai national? Recently, many people came forward with this question: what would happen if their dad died in Thailand without having a Thai nationality? How would the property of the deceased person be divided among his legal heirs …

Things to do in Bangkok

The Thai capital of Bangkok is one of the world’s most visited cities, and it’s not hard to see why. It’s a huge, sprawling city, constantly bustling, chaotic and exciting, serving up a frenetic assault on the senses from the moment you arrive. Towering modern skyscrapers can be found just a stone’s throw from ancient …

Thai Property Due Diligence

Acting with due diligence when entering into a transaction with another material can save you from risks and liabilities. When acting with due diligence, you need to make sure that all the particulars of the agreement or transaction are not in contravention with Thai law, and that …

Buying a Condo in Thailand

While Thai property laws prevent a foreigner from purchasing a property in Thailand there are legal ways of buying a condo in Thailand as there are fewer constraints on nationality under the Condominium Act on ownership and other areas …

Probate and Inheritance in Thailand

In order to transfer property in Thailand after the death of a person, it is necessary to obtain a court order after it has been proven that the person receiving the property is a legal heir or that his name was stated in the deceased person’s will. In situations where …

register thai property

When a foreigner wants to buy land in Thailand, he undergoes a set of custom duties, laws, and other taxes that are a must to be paid. The registration of property in Thailand is very much intricate and many things are involved in it …

Health Insurance in Thailand

There are several reasons why medical insurance for foreigners in Thailand is not just a good idea but a crucial matter to consider for several reasons. Even though hospital treatment is cheap in Thailand by Western, particularly American standards, any serious inpatient treatment such as surgery or cancer treatments, for example, can be painfully expensive at a top-notch hospital …