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Bulgaria has increased terms of issuing tourist visas to Russians

Bulgaria has increased terms of issuing tourist visas to Russians

Monday, August 8, 2022
The Embassy of Bulgaria reported that the consulate at the embassy in Moscow is working and does not stop issuing tourist visas to citizens of the Russian Federation. However, timing of the provision of services is delayed due to technical reasons. Read
Russia will not issue e-visas

Russia will not issue e-visas

Tuesday, August 2, 2022
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation will not issue e-visas to foreigners due to actions of European countries. Read
Russia's visa facilitation negotiations with 18 countries

Russia's visa facilitation negotiations with 18 countries

Tuesday, July 26, 2022
Ivan Volynkin, director of the consular department of the Russian Foreign Ministry, said that negotiations are underway between Russia and 18 countries to simplify the visa regime. Read
Russia lifted ban on issuing unified e-visas

Russia lifted ban on issuing unified e-visas

Monday, July 18, 2022
Citizens of 52 countries will be able to apply for a single e-visa to enter Russia. Read
The Russian Foreign Ministry explained rules of entry

The Russian Foreign Ministry explained rules of entry

Monday, July 11, 2022
The Russian Foreign Ministry said that when entering country, foreigners must provide passport, visa and negative PCR test. Read
Russia lifts border crossing restrictions

Russia lifts border crossing restrictions

Tuesday, July 5, 2022
From July 15, Russian authorities will remove all COVID-19 restrictions on entry of foreign citizens when crossing the state border by land transport. Read
Resuming issuance of visas to Greece

Resuming issuance of visas to Greece

Tuesday, June 28, 2022
The Greece Visa Application Center reported that acceptance of visa documents processing will resume in a few days. Read
Finland to open border with Russia from June 30

Finland to open border with Russia from June 30

Monday, June 20, 2022
The Finnish authorities plan to open border for Russian tourists from June 30. Read
Ban on flights extended to the south of Russia until June 18

Ban on flights extended to the south of Russia until June 18

Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency (Rosaviatsia) has extended the regime of temporary flight restrictions to 11 Russian airports in central and southern Russia until June 18. Read
Russia to lift entry restrictions for foreigners from June 14

Russia to lift entry restrictions for foreigners from June 14

Monday, June 6, 2022
The Russian authorities are lifting all entry restrictions for foreign citizens from June 14 arriving by sea and air. Read
Italy Visa Application Center in Russia

Italy Visa Application Center in Russia

Thursday, June 2, 2022
The Italian Visa Application Center in Russia started working again as usual after the stoppage of acceptance of documents due to the inability to pay the consular fee. Read
Lifting covid restrictions in Italy

Lifting covid restrictions in Italy

Thursday, June 2, 2022
Tourists can visit Italy without presenting a certificate and PCR test results. Read

Tourist visa

Tourist visa is ideal for a short-term trip to Russia (for up to 30 days) and allows to enter the country not only for the purpose of tourism but also to participate in business negotiations or visit Russian relatives and friends, etc. More...

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Business visa

Business visa is the most popular type of Russian visa for businesspeople and long-term trips.

Business visas vary in number of permitted entries (for single-, double- and multiple-entry trips) and validity period (from 30 days to 1 year and more). The complete term of stay in Russia on a business visa should not exceed 90 days within each 180 days.

Business visa is issued only on the basis of the Invitation from a Russian legal entity. The Business visa Invitation processing time and the way to submit it to the Consulate (original or copy) depend on its issuing organization (Federal Migration Service, Ministry of Foreign Affairs or a Russian organization). More...

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