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VFS Global has resumed visa applications for around 25 countries in...

Over the last few weeks, VFS Global’s Visa Application Centres (VACs) have resumed operations, with a few countries opening up the application...

Turkey announces single entry visa with 2-year validity for Indian travellers

In an attempt to boost the arrival of Indian tourists to Turkey the Embassy of The Republic of Turkey in India recently...

Dubai launches ‘Retire in Dubai’, a global retirement programme

The Government of Dubai has launched 'Retire in Dubai', a global retirement programme that offers foreign retirees aged 55 and above the...

UK Visas and Immigration introduces flexibility in visa rules, enhanced health...

As part of its commitment to enhancing the visa system experience for students, United Kingdom Visas and Immigration (UKVI) has introduced flexibility...

VFS Global launches online appointment booking service for COVID-19 sample collection

To meet this demand and as part of an additional service offering, VFS Global has launched an online appointment booking service for...

Indian nationals carrying valid visa can now travel to UAE

Indian Ambassador to UAE Pavan Kapoor said that Indian nationals carrying any type of valid UAE visa can now travel to the...

Spain and Slovakia agree to issue Gratis Visa to Indians; other...

In a major development, Embassies of Spain and Slovakia have agreed to issue ‘Gratis Visa’ to all Indians who were issued a...

VFS Global launches COVID-19 PCR and Antibody testing service in the...

As borders reopen and travel restrictions ease gradually, a convenient and reliable pre-departure COVID-19 testing solution may become a catalyst in the...

VFS Global to begin limited operations at select Visa Application Centres...

VFS Global is re-opening some Visa Application Centres in limited cities, with the approval of respective Embassies/Consulates in India, and with strict...

VFS Global addresses few of the most common consumer queries

The travel and tourism industry, unarguably, is one of the most affected sectors since the onset of COVID-19. With country borders sealed,...