EU-Azerbaijan visa facilitation enters into force

EU-Azerbaijan visa facilitation enters into force The EU-Azerbaijan Visa Facilitation and Readmission agreements entered into force today, 1 September. The agreement makes it easier and cheaper for citizens of Azerbaijan, in particular those who travel most, to acquire short-stay visas, allowing them to travel to and freely throughout most EU countries. Under the agreement, visa fees will be reduced from €60 to €35, and some categories of citizens... Read More

EU-EaP Visa Liberalisation Summary of recent developments

EU-EaP Visa Liberalisation Summary of recent developments The Eastern Partnership Visa Liberalisation Index has recently been updated with the latest version covering the period October 2013 – January 2014. Many developments took place in the period October 2013 – January 2014 under examination. These were linked to the Eastern Partnership Summit in Vilnius, held at the end of November 2013. Although assessment of the Summit was dominated by... Read More

EU Kick-Off Visa Facilitation Negotiations with Azerbaijan

EU Kick-Off Visa Facilitation Negotiations with Azerbaijan Delegation of the European Union in Baku released information on first round of visa negotiations between EU and Azerbaijan. Press-release stated that , the European Union (EU) held its first round of the negotiations on the visa facilitation and readmission agreements with Azerbaijan on March 01-02, 2012. The visa facilitation and readmission negotiations follow the political commitment taken... 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

Azerbaijan holds the first round of negotiations on visa facilitation with EU

Azerbaijan holds the first round of negotiations on visa facilitation with EU The first round of negotiations on visa facilitation between Azerbaijan and the European Union is planned to be held on February 7, 2012- Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan announced. The meeting is planned to be held in Baku, Azerbaijan. It should be reminded here the EU Ministerial Council issued a mandate for holding negotiations on visa facilitation with Azerbaijan... Read More