The Hindu Business Line: May, 2012
Mumbai: Cox & Kings Global Services (CKGS) will operate Thai Visa Application and Processing Centres in Western India.
CKGS will provide Thai visa application services across five major cities in Western India - Mumbai and Pune (Maharashtra), Ahmedabad (Gujarat), Panaji (Goa) and Indore (Madhya Pradesh).
The CKGS-Thai Visa Application and Processing Centre in Mumbai will be the first centre to open its doors to the public on May 11.
It will accept visa applications from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. from Monday to Friday. CKGS will provide services such as disseminating visa-related information provided and approved by the Royal Thai Consulate-General in Mumbai as well as pre-scrutiny of documents and acceptance of visa applications and passports from the general public and travel agents.
CKGS will also participate in tourism promotional activities of the Royal Thai Consulate-General in Mumbai, and other Thai agencies in Mumbai such as Office of Tourism Authority of Thailand, Office of Thai Trade, Thai Airways International and Bangkok Airways.
The roll-out of the Visa Application Centres in Pune, Ahmedabad, Panaji and Indore is expected to be complete by June 8.