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Thousands of Ukrainians Queue at Poland’s Borders to Get Home

Poland’s government imposed lockdown amid coronavirus, has pushed thousands of Ukrainians to get their suitcases and head to the Poland-Ukraine border, to return in their homeland, before the decision to close the borders takes effect. Nearly 3,500 citizens were queued at the Korczowa crossing in Poland, 74 km west of Lviv, Ukraine, to cross the border and enter to their home country, VisaGuide.World reports. “We are observing an exodus of Ukrainian citizens in recent days with 3,500 [...]

Ukraine Suspends Visa Issuance and Cancels Appointments Amid Coronavirus

Ukraine has decided to temporarily suspend all visa-issuing activity and to postpone visa appointments because of the coronavirus pandemic, the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine announced. While the appointments and all the visa issuing activity will be cancelled, starting from March 17, until further notice, foreign consulate establishments, as well as consulate departments in the international checkpoints will also be closed. Furthermore, the Department of Consulate Service of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs in Ukraine will [...]

Ukraine Abolishes Visa Regime With Grenada

The Cabinet of the Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of Grenada have agreed to lift visas, permitting the citizens of both countries to enter to the other country without the need to obtain a visa first. The Prime Minister of Ukraine, Oleksiy Honcharuk pointed out that the citizens of both states will be eligible to travel to both countries without the need of a visa for up to 90 days within 180 days-long periods, VisaGuide.World reports. [...]

By |2020-02-21T10:18:52+02:00February 21st, 2020|Ukraine Visa/ Passport News|

Ukraine and Marshall Islands Abolish Visas for Nationals of Each-Other 

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of the Republic of Marshall have signed a visa-free agreement that enables the citizens of both countries to enter the other without the need to apply for visas beforehand. The agreement has been approved by both governments, meanwhile, the Prime Minister of Ukraine, Oleksiy Honcharuk, announced the decision through social media, VisaGuide.World reports. “The government approved the Agreement between the governments of Ukraine and the Republic of the [...]

By |2020-02-20T16:10:37+02:00February 13th, 2020|Ukraine Visa/ Passport News|

Ukrainians Can Soon Travel Visa-Free to Mongolia and Argentina

Ukrainian citizens will be able to travel to Mongolia and Argentina without any visa requirement as a result of two separate deals reached between the government of Ukraine and the two latter countries.   Ukrainians will have the right to visit these two countries for 90 days for 180 days, VisaGuide.World reports. According to the Prime Minister of Ukraine, Oleksiy Honcharuk, the government approved two protocols between the government of Ukraine and the government of Mongolia and Argentina, [...]

By |2020-02-11T10:20:26+02:00February 11th, 2020|Ukraine Visa/ Passport News|

Ukraine to Extend Visa-Free Entry for Britons Despite Brexit

Citizens of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland will be eligible to travel to Ukraine visa-free for another year, despite leaving the EU. According to the latest decision of the President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky, the visa-free plan will help the citizens of the UK to enter into Ukraine and transit through at least until the end of January 2021. The “regime” will be revived on a temporary basis from 31 January 2020, to [...]

By |2020-02-03T17:15:18+02:00February 3rd, 2020|Ukraine Visa/ Passport News|

Israel Agrees to Solve Issue of Mass Entry Refusals for Ukrainians

The ongoing issue of Ukrainians being denied visa-free entry to Israel may have come to an end. In a meeting of officials from the governments of both countries, led by the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky and the Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu, an agreement was reached regarding the of mass denial of Israel border crossing for Ukrainians. According to a press release of the Ukrainian presidency press office, President Zelensky confirmed that a deal had [...]

By |2019-08-20T13:05:41+02:00August 20th, 2019|Ukraine Visa/ Passport News|

Zelensky Wants to Abolish Ukraine Visas for Certain Countries to Promote Medical Tourism

The new president of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky has suggested abolishing entry visas for several countries seeking medical treatment in Ukraine, in order to boost medical tourism in the country. The Head of State made his suggestions during a meeting dedicated to the development of medical tourism in the town of Truskavets, in the Lviv region of Ukraine. “We can make a list of countries whose citizens often come to Ukraine for medical treatment in order to abolish [...]

By |2019-08-05T17:16:11+02:00August 5th, 2019|Ukraine Visa/ Passport News|

Ukraine and North Macedonia Sign Permanent Visa Waiver Agreement

North Macedonia and Ukraine have signed a permanent visa waiver deal, which enables the citizens of both to enter the other country without the need of obtaining a visa first, and excludes the need of the yearly renewal of the agreement, as it has happened so far. The agreement was signed on July 12, between Ukraine's Ambassador in North Macedonia Natalya Zadorozhnyuk on behalf of Ukraine and the North Macedonian Minister for Foreign Affairs Nikola Dimitrov on [...]

Ukraine to launch e-visa for 52 countries in January

The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry announced that it will stop issuing visas to foreign citizens at international airports from January 1, 2019. Instead, the Ministry has introduced a new extended list of nationals eligible for an e-visa, who are required to apply at least ten days prior to their trip. The new Ukrainian e-visa will be issued for the following purposes of entry to Ukraine: business private tourism medical treatment cultural/scientific/educational/sports activities foreign mass media staff visits Eligible [...]

By |2019-08-03T15:18:58+02:00December 24th, 2018|Ukraine Visa/ Passport News|