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UN condemns US restrictons on Iran FM

The United Nations told the United States it is concerned by tight travel restrictions on Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif during his visit to New York this week, U.N. spokesman Farhan Haq said on Monday. Zarif arrived in New York on Sunday after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo …

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Visa-on-arrival in Azerbaijan for UAE residents

UAE residents can now enter Azerbaijan on a visa-on-arrival status. Starting July 26, holders of UAE residence visa can obtain a one-month tourist visa to Azerbaijan upon arrival. Relevant valid visa along with the passport or travel document must be presented. This new development does away with the prior need …

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Visa violators must avail UAE amnesty

Come August 1 and lasting for three months thereafter, a general amnesty will come into effect for foreigners and non-residents who have violated the UAE’s residency laws. While full details of the amnesty — dubbed ‘Protect Yourself via Rectifying Your Status’ — have yet to be clarified, Brigadier Saeed Rakan …

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Bahrain to issue 10-year self-sponsorship permit

Bahrain is to issue a ten-year renewable residency permit on a self-sponsorship basis to foreign investors. Crown Prince Salman Bin Hamad Al Khalifa on Tuesday evening instructed the Minister of Interior to prepare a draft edict to create the self-sponsorship residency permit for foreign investors. The new system is designed …

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Good conduct certificate is not mandatory for visa transfer

Good conduct certificate is not a mandatory document for those who want to transfer their residency visa inside the UAE, Gulf News has learnt. According to a new circular issued to Amer and Tasheel centers in Dubai, for transferring sponsorship visa for foreign workers inside the UAE a good conduct …

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McClatchy wants Yemen to restore US journalist visa

McClatchy has asked the president of Yemen to direct his government to issue a new visa to Adam Baron, McClatchy’s special correspondent in that country. Baron was expelled from the country in May without explanation. Anders Gyllenahaal, McClatchy vice president for news and the newspaper group’s Washington editor, said McClatchy …

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