Myanmar will extend visa exemption for Japanese and South Koreans as well as visa on arrival for Chinese and Indians for one more year, according to a press release issued by the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism.
The free visa and visa on arrival for above-mentioned countries was for one year trial period from October 1, 2018, to September 30, 2019, which is proposed to be extended until September 30, 2020.
Myanmar is allowing free visa for tourists from Japan, South Korea and Hong Kong and Macao of China. Moreover, visa on arrival is allowed for Chinese tourists entering Myanmar by air.
Diplomacy Today learned from The Myanmar Embassy in New Delhi that for Indian citizens who arrive by air, visa on arrival was allowed from 1 December 2018 to November 30 2019, and the period will be extended till November 30, 2020.
News Desk, Diplomacytoday.in