Due to the global coronavirus pandemic, the United States of America has introduced a number of travel restrictions and issued guidelines to its own citizens returning home from abroad. The novel coronavirus, named COVID-19, originated in the city of Wuhan in China’s Hubei province and has quickly spread to many countries around the world. The
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The outbreak of the COVID-19 coronavirus has now been labeled a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO), and countries all around the world have begun implementing measures to help contain the spread of the virus. Depending on the country, the preventative measures against COVID-19 include travel restrictions, border closures, and the suspension of flights
India has temporarily suspended visas for travelers from Italy, Iran, Japan, and South Korea due to the outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19). All electronic visas (eVisas) and consular (sticker) visas issued on or before March 3, 2020 to nationals of these 4 countries have been declared invalid and will no longer permit the bearer to
Official sources from the European Commission have confirmed that the implementation of the ETIAS visa waiver to travel to Schengen Area countries has been delayed for a year until 2022. ETIAS (European Travel Information and Authorization System) is a pre-travel authorization system for visa-exempt citizens to travel to Schengen Countries. The Schengen Area consists of
Not every traveler heading to the United States of America needs a visa. The Electronic System for Travel Authorization or ESTA for the US provides another option for eligible visitors. Introduced in 2009, the ESTA is an online system that allows travelers to register their details ahead of their trip to the United States. For
International travelers visiting Egypt will be able to stay in the country for a maximum of 5 years when traveling with an eVisa, Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly has announced. The North African country introduced an electronic visa system at the end of 2017, which currently enables nationals of 46 different countries to apply online