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DanRidon
posted by DanRidon on 17 Mar 2010
is visa on arrival a scam or legit?
Visa Vietnam " Visa on arrival is legitimate and posted in Vietnam immigration laws: http://www.mofa.gov.vn/vi/ct_lanhsu/vbpl/nr040831084533/copy2_of_ns040830162648 - so it is endorsed by the Vietnamese Government.
2. why the embassy told me that it is not legit and a fraud while it looks legit?
After reviewing and interviewing some travel agents who processed this visa, our guess is that €œthis visa compete directly with the embassy services, that is why they will never recognize this visa as legit procedure even though it is posted clearly in Immigration Laws of Vietnam.
We will report it to Vietnam tourism Administration since visa Vietnam " Visa on arrival may be one of the key factors help boosting Vietnam tourism.
Legally issued by Vietnam Immigration Department, it has been online for almost 7 years and increasingly becomes the most convenient way to get a visa to Vietnam.

The Vietnamese government officially announced that Vietnam provided visa-on-arrivals at international airports and border crossing pointsfor all international travelers. Vu The Binh, head of the travel department ofthe Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), officially gave theinformation to reporters. The implementation took a few months to give time forthe Customs Department to adapt its information technology system to accommodate the new system.

 
 
titaza
titaza responded to is visa on arrival a scam or legit? on 17 Feb 2012
1. Visa Vietnam – Vietnam Visa on arrival is legitimate and posted in Vietnam immigration laws so it is endorsed by the Vietnamese Government.

2. why the embassy told me that it is not legit and a fraud while it looks legit?

After reviewing and interviewing some travel agents who processed this visa, our guess is that “this visa compete directly with the embassy services, that is why they will never recognize this visa as legit procedure even though it is posted clearly in Immigration Laws of Vietnam.

We will report it to Vietnam tourism Administration since visa Vietnam – Visa on arrival may be one of the key factors help boosting Vietnam tourism.

Legally issued by Vietnam Immigration Department, it has been online for almost 7 years and increasingly becomes the most convenient way to get a Visa to Vietnam.

The Vietnamese government officially announced that Vietnam provided visa-on-arrivals at international airports and border crossing pointsfor all international travelers. Vu The Binh, head of the travel department ofthe Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), officially gave theinformation to reporters. The implementation took a few months to give time forthe Customs Department to adapt its information technology system to accommodate the new system. VNAT and http://www.funvietnamvisa.com/ then looked at the new visa Vietnam procedures.

The advantage of on arrival visa is that you will not have to spend your valuable time and your transportation cost to go to the Vietnam Embassy in your country to apply for the visa code.
 

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