UKRAINE (May 11, 2017) – New visa rules take effect
Changes to streamline visa applications and processing
IMPACT – MEDIUM
What is the change? Ukraine has implemented new rules that aim to streamline visa applications and processing.
What does the change mean? Among the changes, visas on arrival have been expanded to 33 countries, requirements have been reduced for short-term business visas and an electronic application process has been introduced for single-entry business/tourist visas for stays of up to 30 days.
Background: The key changes introduced by the new visa rules include:
BAL Analysis: The changes should facilitate business travel, particularly for short trips and for nationals of the 33 countries who may travel without a visa and apply at the border.
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