Visa exemption for 101 nationals from Uzbekistan
From July 15, 101 nationals who want to visit a third country through international airports of Uzbekistan can stay in Uzbekistan for up to five days.
It is reported that foreign passengers traveling by one of the international airports of Uzbekistan will be able to stay in Uzbekistan for up to five days without a visa if they have air tickets to a third country.
Additionally, since July 15, foreigners do not have to apply to diplomatic representatives or consular offices of Uzbekistan in abroad for visa. This was stated in the document, signed by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoev on July 4.
As it is reported, foreigners can obtain visas for Uzbekistan through the newly established "e-visa.uz" visa application system.
Based on the document, issuance of visas for entering to territory of the republic will be carried out on the basis of information and communication technologies.
It is worth noting that such initiatives, that attract tourists for visiting the country, are also set up in Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia, India, Singapore and Turkey.
According to the document, the visa allows the right to stay in Uzbekistan for 30 days and can be used within 90 days from the date of its submission.
Visa application will be considered within 2 days, except for the day of sending the application. Visa application fee is 20 $.