5 Years UAE tourist visa for all countries including Afghanistan

5 Years UAE tourist visa for all countries including Afghanistan

5 Years UAE tourist visa
5 Years UAE tourist visa

5 Years UAE tourist visa

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, on Monday announced that tourist visas in the UAE will now be issued for five years.

” We change the system of issuing tourist visas in the country, to make the duration of the tourist visa for five-years, multiple uses, for all nationalities.”, Sheikh Mohammed tweeted.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, on Monday announced that tourist visas in the UAE will now be issued for five years.

” We change the system of issuing tourist visas in the country, to make the duration of the tourist visa for five-years, multiple uses, for all nationalities.”, Sheikh Mohammed tweeted.

We received more than 21 million tourists annually, and we want to establish the UAE as an international tourist destination, he added.The move comes in a bid to support the UAE’s tourism economy, and affirm the country’s position as a global tourist destination.

Sheikh Mohammed said during a cabinet meeting that the move aimed to establish the UAE as a major global tourism destination and was part of wider plans to prepare the country for the next 50 years of development. At present, he said the UAE welcomes about 21 million visitors each year, Khaleej Times reported.

The year 2020 will be different because it is the year of preparation for the next 50, the year in which we design the future of the Emirates, he said on Twitter.The move is expected to provide a boost to the tourism industry and make it easier for residents to bring relatives to the country for visits.

Dubai is a luxury and attractive tourism and business city in the UAUE, where many of Afghanistan’s business people love to live and work there.The UAE visa was usually issued for 1 month and 3 months for Afghan applicants.

Currently, tourists can visit the United Arab Emirates with a free single entry visa for 30 days and free multiple entry visa up to 90 days from the date of entry. This positive move is expected to provide tourismindustry a boost and will also make it easier forresidents to bring friends and family members to UAE more often.

Starting Date:

As per Cabinet decision, the new five years multiple-entry tourist visa will be introduced to the people within next four months, aim to establish the UAE as a major global tourism destination and is part of wider plans to prepare the country for next 50 years of development.

Entry and Exit Rules:

Tourists holding multi-entry five-year tourist visawould allow them multiple entries into the UAEover five years. Currently, tourists can visit theUnited Arab Emirates with a free single entry visafor 30 days and free multiple entry visa up to 90 days from the date of entry.

This positive move is expected to provide tourism industry a boost and will also make it easier for residents to bring friends and family members to UAE more often.

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Updated: 18. March 2020 — 2:46