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‘A step in the right direction’: Thailand’s tourism operators welcome special visa for foreigners

BANGKOK: Tourism operators and hotels in Thailand have welcomed the government’s new stimulus measure that will allow foreign tourists to visit the country with a special long-stay visa amid the global COVID-19 pandemic.

The special tourist visa or STV is expected to become available from October to Sep 30 next year. Its holders will be able to stay in Thailand for 90 days and to extend the visa twice at a cost of 2,000 Baht (US$63) each time.

The scheme was approved in principle by the Cabinet on Sep 15 as part of the government’s efforts to boost the sluggish economy and tourism sector battered by the global health crisis.

“Any and all visitors coming to Thailand will help to stimulate the hotel sector that goes beyond just brick and mortar in an industry that supports suppliers from fisherman and farmers to tour guides and small businesses,” said

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Tintri Corporate Strategic Direction Driven by New Marketing Leadership

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Tintri®, provider of Intelligent Infrastructure for enterprises, underscores its commitment to customers and channel partners with the appointment of Amy Medeiros as head of Global Marketing and Inside Sales. A 25+ year industry veteran, Medeiros joined the company to develop and implement programs that advance Tintri’s new corporate vision. Driven by a focused effort to strengthen its channel program and to continue to leverage the leadership position in Intelligent Infrastructure technologies forged by the acquisitions of Nexenta® and IntelliFlash®, Tintri has already seen success through its 11,000+ customers1 deployed in the top 20% of Fortune 100 companies2.

Reporting to Tom Ellery, general manager and senior vice president of field operations at Tintri, Medeiros is responsible for all marketing and sales initiatives, with an emphasis on customers and channel partners. She will continue expanding on the

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