Posted on 03.10.2012 in Azerbaijan, News

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. The ministry reported that foreign citizens entering Azerbaijan with e-visa will be able to use a number of e-services – to apply visa, to book a hotel room, purchase vacation package to Azerbaijani regions, etc.

 Working with the support of PASOS, CESD developed policy paper including policy recommendations package on the visa facilitation.

Source: CESD