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Dominica is amongst the first islands in the Caribbean to launch its official biometric passport, allowing citizens to travel more safely, efficiently, and seamlessly. “The most important aspect in our border security improvement is our migration from the machine-readable passport; our e-passport or biometric passport is almost counterfeit-proof,” shared Dominica’s Minister

US Bounces Back as Q3 Global Passport Rankings Revealed amid global Covid restrictions ease  Biden administration’s nationwide vaccination roll out sees confidence return and US passport ranking up 16 places to third Passport Index places New Zealand as the most powerful passport in mid-2021 UAE is 3rd globally and highest-ranking

As the race to develop standardized vaccine passports speeds ahead, we take a look at how these certifications are taking shape. Vaccine certifications are far from a novel concept. For decades, travelers have carried proof of inoculations against malaria, diphtheria and yellow fever in the form of a small yellow vaccination

Spurred by COVID-19 and an urge to restore global mobility, contactless biometric immigration channels are emerging as the gold standard for border control. You’re likely used to glancing at a camera to unlock your phone, pay for coffee or access banking apps. But what if you could do the same at

The pandemic has been a significant disruptor on multiple levels, displacing millions and inspiring many more to reconsider dual citizenship. Conflict and uncertainty – be it economic, political, environmental, or pandemics – have historically triggered mass migrations. In the years following World War II, the Cultural Revolution, the Vietnam War and

Friday, April 2nd, 2021 —The Passport Index Q1 Report for 2021 uncovers the real-time state of global mobility in a standstill, as governments continue to further implement safety and security protocols to make travel a more seamless and responsible experience moving forward. 2020 was the year of lost travel plans. Prompting

Passport Index is now accessible on all major platforms, including iOS, Android, and its award-winning web portal. The Passport Index is the world’s most popular platform to explore and rank passports. Following the incredible success and acclaim for its iOS mobile app — the unmatched passport experience is now available on

An important milestone for Croatians to be able to travel to the US for business and tourism, without the need for a visa.  February 18, 2020 — As of later this year, Croatians will officially have the right to travel to the USA without a visa.   Throughout the past three years, authorities in Croatia have committed to joining

New changes to citizenship laws could grant select foreigners the coveted Emirati citizenship. The UAE passport — which prior to the pandemic, reigned as the World's Most Powerful Passport, was also one of the most difficult, or rather impossible, passports to get ahold of as a foreigner. Although distinct citizenship laws were

Promises a future of unity and global acceptance Within less than several hours since taking office, America’s new President Biden made some important executive decisions concerning the nation’s travel and immigration legislations. This includes signing an immediate order to end the ban on travelers from several majority-Muslim countries, which was first

Forgot your passport at home? Not a problem—you don’t need it if you’re travelling between Canada and the Netherlands! You

The leading online architecture and design magazine Dezeen has revealed its shortlist for its unofficial post-Brexit passport design competition, calling

UK to have incredibly secure, durable, technically advanced, net-zero carbon footprint, blue passport. Gemalto, an international French-Dutch security company with

Germany takes the lead. Singapore takes second place. Montreal, January 12, 2017 – Passport Index, the real-time global ranking of the

During a ministerial meeting on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York, Saint Kitts & Nevis Minister

Effective June 17, tourists from the United States, Canada, Japan and Australia will no longer need a visa to visit Brazil. If

Gaining the world’s most visa waivers in 2017, is only just the beginning. Montreal, June 1, 2018 – With a sparkling

The ‘Most Beautiful Passports in the World’ as per the author of this blog, includes passports from: Norway, Indonesia,

The African Union (AU) is preparing to launch ePassports at this year’s AU Summit, set to take place in Rwanda

Peruvians will no longer need a biometric passportto travel to the Schengen region.

The wait is over. You can now download the phenomenal Passport Index Mobile App to unleash your travel freedom and

A new Latvian passport was introduced to the public on 28 January 2015. The passport contains 34 pages and the