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

New Hopes for Next Round of Visa talks?

New Hopes for Next Round of Visa talks? “The third round of visa talks between Azerbaijan and the European Union will be taken place in Baku on November, 6-7”; CESD sources at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said. The visa facilitation and readmission negotiations follow the political commitment taken at the Prague Eastern Partnership Summit in May 2009 regarding the improvement of people-to-people contacts. The Visa Facilitation and Readmission... Read More

Azerbaijan Applied Visa Liberalization for Eurovision

Azerbaijan Applied Visa Liberalization for Eurovision President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree to simplify the visa application process for visitors to the Eurovision Song Contest in May. Under the terms of the decree, signed on 10 February, visitors to the song contest from participating countries will be able to obtain a visa at any of Azerbaijan’s international airports. To be eligible to apply for a visa on entry to an Azerbaijani airport,... Read More