Posts tagged as visa

Simplified visa process to visit St. Petersburg launches in October

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, on Thursday, confirmed the list of countries whose citizens will be able to visit St. Petersburg and Leningrad Oblast with a free electronic visa from Oct 1. The list of countries was published on Friday morning. Citizens of 53 countries will be able to visit the region, RIA Novosti reported on Thursday. It is the same 53 for which a similar scheme was introduced on…

Private company to accept Lithuanian visa applications in 53 countries

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

An external service provider will accept visa applications in 53 countries where there are no Lithuanian diplomatic representations or consular institutions. VF Services (UK) Ltd. will also establish visa centers in countries with Lithuanian embassies, for example, the United Kingdom. All in all, Lithuanian visa centers will operate in 71 countries. According to the ministry, it should considerably facilitate Schengen or national visa procedures for foreigners and encourage them to…

Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is stuck in Russia after Britain FAILS to renew his visa

Monday, May 21, 2018

Chelsea’s Russian owner Roman Abramovich has not yet had his visa renewed after it expired last month, it has been reported. The billionaire, who did not attend yesterday’s FA cup final which his team won 1-0, is said to have returned to his homeland and can’t now enter Britain. Sources close to the oligarch said his request for a new visa had not been denied, but UK authorities were taking longer…