Chinese Visa on arrival clarified

Visa on arrival for Chinese nationals coming in as tourists will not be granted individually but through an agent who will monitor them.

Minister for Immigration and Border Security, Petrus Thomas clarified this today when given dual and naturalized citizenship to 21 foreign nationals.

Five of were given naturalized citizenships.

The minister said  All visitors coming in from China under Tourist visas will have be part of a group who will be monitored by an agent.

“When we look at tourists, Chinese tourists are the higherst. There is free money in tourism,” he said.

Minister Thomas says tourists visas on arrival are also for tourists who are in senior management.

“Diplomats and those in senior management will also be given visa on arrival to ease movement during their stay here,” he added.

Sally Pokiton