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Restriction force for tourists coming from Kenya

Restriction force for tourists coming from Kenya

Wednesday, December 22, 2021
Russia has restricted entry of Kenyan citizens and tourists who were in the territory of this country during last 2 weeks. Read
German government to plan to relax visa regime for young Russians

German government to plan to relax visa regime for young Russians

Wednesday, December 15, 2021
Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova announced a need to return to project about abolition of visas with the European Union. So, the diplomat commented on the intentions of the new government of Germany on potential relaxed visa regime travel for Russian nationals aged 25 and younger. Read
UK travel changes

UK travel changes

Tuesday, December 7, 2021
The UK authorities have changed the rules for entering the country due to the spread of a new strain of coronavirus. The changes took effect on December 7th. Read
Russia resumed flights with five more countries from December 1

Russia resumed flights with five more countries from December 1

Friday, December 3, 2021
The emergency response center for preventing the import and spread of the new coronavirus infection in the Russian Federation announced opening of flights with Bangladesh, Brazil, Mongolia, Costa Rica and Argentina from December 1. Read
Russia restricted an entry from Hong Kong and southern African countries

Russia restricted an entry from Hong Kong and southern African countries

Thursday, December 2, 2021
On November 28, Russia restricted entry of foreigners who live in Hong Kong and several countries in southern Africa due to a new strain of coronavirus. Read
Foreigners from December 29 to be required to submit fingerprints at entry in RF

Foreigners from December 29 to be required to submit fingerprints at entry in RF

Wednesday, December 1, 2021
From December 29, 2021, a federal law comes into force on compulsory fingerprinting and medical examination of labor migrants, as well as all other categories of foreigners who arrived for a period of more than 90 days. Read
Slovenia issues tourist visas to Russians from November 19

Slovenia issues tourist visas to Russians from November 19

Wednesday, December 1, 2021
The Slovenian Embassy in Moscow announced on website that issuance of all types of visas to Russians has resumed since November 19. Read
Introduction of unified e-visa to Russia is not yet possible

Introduction of unified e-visa to Russia is not yet possible

Monday, November 15, 2021
Yuri Gorbatyuk, the deputy chief of department of entrance of foreigners of Consular department said that there is no information on approximate launch of e-visa. Read
Citizens of the Netherlands, Norway, Slovenia, Sweden can visit Russia

Citizens of the Netherlands, Norway, Slovenia, Sweden can visit Russia

Friday, October 29, 2021
From November 9, the citizens of the Netherlands, Norway, Slovenia, and Sweden can get visas to Russia at the Consulates of RF. Read
Renewal of railway traffic between Finland and Russia

Renewal of railway traffic between Finland and Russia

Wednesday, October 27, 2021
The Finnish government has opened a railway point with Russia at the Vainikkala checkpoint. The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Suomi reported this. The adopted decision entered into force on October 18. Read
Russia to open flights with nine countries from November 9

Russia to open flights with nine countries from November 9

Wednesday, October 20, 2021
From November 9, Russia will open regular flights with the Bahamas, Iran, the Netherlands, Norway, Oman, Slovenia, Tunisia, Sweden and Thailand. Read
Tourist visas to Russia for 6 months

Tourist visas to Russia for 6 months

Wednesday, October 20, 2021
On August 25 a law on the issuance of visas to foreign tourists to Russia came into force. It simplifies procedure for issuing tourist visas to Russia. 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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