EU will facilitate Visa Regime with Azerbaijan in 2013

EU will facilitate Visa Regime with Azerbaijan in 2013 The outcomes of the last round of talks on easing visa regime between EU and Azerbaijan give the grounds to expect the signing of the relevant agreement in 2013. Th statement came from Ambassador Roland Kobia, the head of the EU delegation in Baku. “We only need to coordinate some insignificant issues. However, there are already grounds to suppose that the agreement on easing visa regime... Read More

‘Speed of visa negotiations with EU depends on Azerbaijan’s political will’

‘Speed of visa negotiations with EU depends on Azerbaijan’s political will’ The negotiations on easing visa regime with the EU and talks on readmission depend on the political will of the partner country. The statement came from head of the EU delegation in Azerbaijan Roland Kobia. “Negotiations with some of the countries proceed  quickly and they are more slowly with others”, he said. “If Azerbaijan is ready... Read More

CESD Recommendation on E-Visa System Approved

CESD Recommendation on E-Visa System Approved Government of Azerbaijan approved applying e-visa system based on recommendations submitted by CESD- Center for Economic and Social Development. “Azerbaijan will introduce the system of issuing electronic visas to citizens of foreign countries, soon”- the statement came from the Ministry of Culture and Tourism. According to the ministry, work on the creation of this system is still actively pursued.... Read More

Temporary Simplified Visa Regime Applied in Azerbaijan

Temporary Simplified Visa Regime Applied in Azerbaijan Azerbaijan started giving simplified visas to guests who will visit Eurovision-2012 from April 15, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) of Azerbaijan reported. Guests can get the visas from structures of Consulate Department of MFA locating in Azerbaijan’s international airports. The basis for getting visa is the invitation letter by Organization Committee of Eurovision, document affirming... Read More

Visa Facilitation Negotiations between EU and Azerbaijan Started

Visa Facilitation Negotiations  between EU and Azerbaijan Started Azerbaijan and the EU begin negotiations on agreements on visa facilitation and readmission in Baku on March, 01, 2012. Azeri chief negotiator deputy foreign minister Mahmud Mammadguliyev appreciated that the beginning of this process is an important step in cooperation with the EU. The negotiations are aimed at simplifying the transit of Azerbaijan and EU citizens, the fight against... Read More

Official Respond; CESD Recommendation on On-Line Visa Will be Approved

Official Respond; CESD Recommendation on On-Line Visa Will be Approved CESD;  other recommendations should be also considered in order to simplify visa regime “A program to issue visas electronically is being drafted. Azerbaijani visas will be issued within the 15 days from on-line submission. In future, however, this period could be reduced,”- Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan Republic based on policy recommendations developed... Read More

Visa Facilitation between EU and Azerbaijan Negotiations Accelerated

Visa Facilitation between EU and Azerbaijan Negotiations Accelerated European Union (EU) already submitted draft document on Visa Facilitation and Readmission to Government of Azerbaijan (GoA) last week- said Vugar Bayramov, co-coordinator of Economic Integration and Convergence Working Group at EU EaP CSF.  He mentioned that negotiations on simplifying visa regime between Azerbaijan and the European Union will be held on March 1-2, 2012. V. Bayramov... Read More