Latest News for: Serbia visa


Why do foreign tourists come to Russia regardless of the pandemic?

Russia Beyond 05 Nov 2021
The few tourists who still come to Russia tend to be from Turkey, Cuba, Serbia, the UAE and India. The new wave of the coronavirus does not put them off at all.Getting a visa and maskless Moscow ... Alain had been trying to go to Russia on a work visa since 2020 ... “Russian visas are usually not easy to get.

Russians spurn Sputnik jab and head west for vaccines

The Observer 31 Oct 2021
This has led to a boom in Russian vaccine tourists heading to nations such as Serbia, which allow visa-free travel from Russia ... Filatovksaya said that Serbia was an “obvious” option at first, as Russians didn’t require visas to go there and the country offered the Pfizer and AstraZeneca vaccines to all citizens.

Boxing’s Olympic future still under threat after further clash with IOC

Irish Independent 27 Oct 2021
Serbia does not recognise Kosovo, which declared independence from Serbia in 2008 ... AIBA said that prior to awarding the World championships to Belgrade, it received assurances from the host city that all athletes and officials would receive entry visas regardless of the status of diplomatic relations between their country and Serbia.

AIBA "saddened" by Kosovo exclusion as body calls for sport to be free from politics

Inside The Games 26 Oct 2021
"The HNF (host National Federation) MUST guarantee that all AIBA officials, participating team delegations as well as all participants receive an entry visa from the national authorities, without any discrimination and regardless of the status of diplomatic relationships of their country with Serbia," read the host city agreement. .

Vaccine hesitancy blamed as Russia's Covid-19 deaths hit daily record of 1000

RNZ 16 Oct 2021
Russia on Saturday recorded 1000 Covid-related deaths in a single day for the first time since the pandemic began ... This week, spokesman Dmitry Peskov said ... Serbia - which Russians can enter without a visa - is one nation where visitors can get a jab of a vaccine such as Pfizer, and open up the possibility of travelling around the world. - BBC ....

Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo (S/2021/861)

Reliefweb 14 Oct 2021
On 21 May, the Kosovo government endorsed an agreement on the freedom of movement of citizens and third parties that provides for visa-free travel between and among Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, North Macedonia and Serbia.

North Macedonia must stick to Prespes deal

Ekathimerini 10 Oct 2021
Serbia and Montenegro are the litmus test for European integration ... Montenegro has been negotiating for nine years, Serbia for eight years ... The same feelings exist between ordinary citizens in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Montenegro, Serbia and Kosovo ... Kosovo is asking for visa liberalization, and is not getting it.

Amid migration fears, Greece supports visa-free travel of Turks to EU

Arab News 06 Oct 2021
However, the visa-free process stalled due to several political flashpoints that erupted in EU-Turkey relations over the years ... In the Western Balkans, the EU has a visa-free regime with Montenegro, Serbia, North Macedonia, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Moldova, as well as Georgia and Ukraine.

EU Countries Mull Curbing Visa-Free Travel For Balkan, Eastern European States Due To 'Abuses'

Radio Free Europe 29 Sep 2021
The EU visa regime for Montenegro, Serbia, and North Macedonia was abolished in December 2009, followed by Albania and Bosnia in 2010, Moldova in 2014, and Georgia and Ukraine in 2017 ... But according to the document, Germany, France, and Italy have recently become more and more frustrated with alleged abuses of visa-free travel.

Indian ace Jeev Milkha Singh honoured to be granted Dubai Golden Visa

Gulf News 08 Sep 2021
Jeev Milkha Singh, the torchbearer of Indian golf, has been recognised for his outstanding achievements and granted the prestigious Dubai Golden Visa — becoming the first professional golfer to be bestowed with the honour ... “I’m really honoured and humbled that the Dubai government has considered me for the Golden Visa.

Moldova Bars Kosovar Croatian Football Club Player From Match

Balkan Insight 13 Aug 2021
Moldovan authorities have reportedly refused to grant a visa for Dinamo Zagreb's Lirim Kastrati, which means the Kosovar player won't be able to play in a match on August 17 unless they back down ... Moldova’s Foreign Affairs Ministry indicated that the visa hold-up is related to its negative stance toward Kosovo’s independence.

Cartoonist Masud Shojaei denied Serbian visa allegedly over Holocaust denial exhibits

Tehran Times 09 Aug 2021
TEHRAN – Iranian cartoonist Masud Shojaei-Tabatabai has said that Serbia has refused to give him a visa allegedly over his Holocaust denial exhibitions ... .

Kosovo Must be Patient Over Visas – EU Representative Says

Balkan Insight 04 Aug 2021
Szunyog denied that the visa liberalization issue was being used as a “carrot” in the EU-led Kosovo-Serbia dialogue, describing the two as completely separate processes ... The EU ambassador refused to predict when visa liberalisation may be granted, but stated that a positive decision would be more likely if Kosovo does its homework.

A Mini-Schengen in the Balkans

Ekathimerini 03 Aug 2021
The leaders of Serbia, North Macedonia and Albania agreed ... And then they can look at having their people and goods circulate freely amongst themselves – because thanks to visas from Brussels, the people of Serbia, Albania and North Macedonia already enjoy free travel in the EU.