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A statement from Sierra Leone's Internal Affairs Ministry announced a new visa regime to come in effect on September 5th, 2019. The Government of Sierra Leone announced its commitment to promote tourism and attract foreign direct investment (FDI) through a new visa policy. This new regime includes visa-free entry for citizens

The Passport Index allows passport holders all around the world to discover the beauty and diversity of passports— from their colours to their power of mobility.   With their new interactive Travel Visa Checker, it has never been easier to discover if you require a visa prior to your trip. Simply select your passport and destination and get an instant

As the negotiated visa waiver between South Africa and the UAE comes into force today, the UAE will grant its Emirati citizens access to nearly 90% of the world. With a new mobility score of 176, the UAE passport allows visa-free mobility to 116 countries, and visa-on-arrival to 60 countries. According to

South Africa is opening its borders to welcome more travellers for tourism and business. A country of outstanding diversity— from mystical safaris to vibrant cities— South Africa welcomes over 10 million international visitors across its borders every year, and they’ve just made it easier with new changes implemented within their travel

Laos launches eVisa for foreign travellers of all 198 nations—making it one of the most Welcoming Countries in the world. Traveling to Laos is easy if you are an Asian traveler- with direct flights available from major and low-cost airlines. However, if you are travelling from North America, Europe, or the

Forgot your passport at home? Not a problem—you don’t need it if you’re travelling between Canada and the Netherlands! You read that right. Through the implementation of biometric technology, people will be able to travel between the two countries strictly using their physical appearance as a form of identification. The project was

If you’ve always wanted to stroll around Saint Petersburg, discover Moscow, or bask in Lake Baikal, but haven't followed through because of the country’s long and tedious visa application process, we’ve got great news! President Vladimir Putin has signed a presidential order instructing the implementation of electronic visas (e-visa) to foreign visitors starting in 2021.  The e-visa

Effective June 17, tourists from the United States, Canada, Japan and Australia will no longer need a visa to visit Brazil. If you remember our previous post back in March, Brazil has implemented a series of changes over the past few years that have been aimed at increasing the number of tourists

At a press briefing President Donald Trump and Poland’s Presdient Andrzej Duda discussed a potential visa waiver for Poland citizens to enter the United States. According to the U.S. Travel Association, although the waiver has not yet been applied, Trump stated that they “hope to welcome Poland into the Visa Waiver Program, very soon —and that's a very

The Nigeria Immigration Service has adopted a web-based portal for processing of Visa-On-Arrival applications in effect from May 13, 2019. Nigeria’s new online-based platform enables visitors to apply, pay and receive approval for a visa to enter Nigeria without having to speak with a consular officer. The process is not only

...people around the world continue to pack up and move, whether in search of better job opportunities, to escape from

Producing biometric passports requires being fully compliant with international standards and norms, and needs to be manufactured in highly secure

Colombians and Peruvians will soon be packing their bags for Europe, after their respective leaders signed a deal with the

What Is a Passport? A passport is a travel document issued by a country’s government to its citizens that verifies the

As the negotiated visa waiver between South Africa and the UAE comes into force today, the UAE will grant its

The passport is loaded with security features. But one feature somehow remained secret until this week, when pictures surfaced of

As part of Uzbekistan’s efforts to promote tourism in their country, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev announced exciting changes to their visa

ETIAS, European Travel Information and Authorization System (ETIAS), is a registration system set to launch in 2021, which will require any non-EU traveler with a visa

To ease travel for the 2016 Summer Olympics, Brazil will allow U.S. tourists to enter the country for up to

In a historic decision, Benin is the latest African nation to grant visa-free access to all other African countries. It

Georgia Gains Visa-Free Access to EU In a historic decision, the European Parliament has granted Georgia visa-free access to the EU,

Passport Power Initiative showcases stunning results way ahead of schedule Montreal, December 03, 2018 - The United Arab Emirates celebrated another