Saudi Arabia launches electronic visa for 7 countries

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AMMAN — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Saudi Arabia has announced the launch of its “e-visa” service in seven countries. اضافة اعلان

The new initiative will allow the cancellation of visa stickers on the beneficiary’s passport, switching to a new electronic visa and reading its data through a QR code.

The first of a new initiativeIn an official statement by the official Saudi Arabia Press Agency, explained that this is the first step in a number of the countries mission with the inclusion of seven countries, including United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Egypt, Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, and Philippines.

This new procedure is part of Saudi Arabia’s new automation procedures in raising the quality of consular services provided by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Designed to improve the mechanism for granting visas, including work, residence, and visiting visas, the process is aimed at making the process more efficient and streamlined.

Visa stickers, goodbye!Eliminating the need for visa stickers on passports, it will make it easier for travelers to enter the country.

Enhancing Saudi Arabia’s tourism sector

Providing several advantages for travelers, including faster visa processing times, no need for visa stickers on passports, this will create a more convenient and streamlined application process.

The new services is expected to enhance Saudi Arabia’s tourism sector as well as its business and investment opportunities, making it easier for visitors to enter the country. 

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