According to Arab media reports, A 5-year tourist visa has been announced for all nationalities in the United Arab Emirates.
A 5-year tourist visa for all nationalities was announced at a meeting chaired by the Vice-President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, according to a foreign news agency report.
اعتمدنا اليوم تغيير نظام التأشيرات السياحية في الدولة .. لتكون مدة تأشيرة السياحة خمسة أعوام متعددة الاستخدام .. لكافة الجنسيات .. نستقبل اكثر من ٢١ مليون سائح سنويا وهدفنا ترسيخ الدولة كوجهة سياحية عالمية رئيسية .. pic.twitter.com/C4s26JjUE5
— HH Sheikh Mohammed (@HHShkMohd) January 6, 2020
According to Arab media, Vice President of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has said that the system of tourist visas has been changed in the UAE and the visas will be granted to all countries and will be used in multiple entries.
#UAE Cabinet chaired by @HHShkMohd, approves new amendment for tourist visas in #UAE. The new tourist visa will be valid for 5 years and can be used for multiple entries and is open for all nationalities. pic.twitter.com/T2gZolAkjy
— Dubai Media Office (@DXBMediaOffice) January 6, 2020
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid said the change in tourism law aims to bring in more than 21 million tourists annually, which will strengthen the UAE’s identity as an international tourist hub.
The UAE Council granted Mexico citizens a visa exemption; Mexican citizens can come to the UAE without a visa.
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid made it clear that we want 2020 to be a year of competition, development and improvement with the major countries.