UAE: Announcing the countries that can be visited without a visa

Abdallah Shahin - | UAE

According to the website Passport Index, the United Arab Emirates passport reclaimed its position as the most powerful passport in the world in July 2023. This is due to the fact that the passport holder is permitted to enter 180 countries and territories across the world. The number of countries that do not require a visa in advance is 129, while the number of countries that require an electronic visa or a visa upon arrival at the airport is 51. The following is a list of empirical evidence and numerical data that demonstrates the magnitude of its power:

In the international rankings, the Emirati passport holds the thirteenth spot, while in the individual rankings, it holds the first spot.

It is possible for the holder of the passport to enter 180 countries without first obtaining a visa.

It is interesting to note that the Emirati passport has risen from the 27th position in the globe in 2016 to the first position in the world in 2019 in terms of the strength of the passport.

Because of its global significance, the United Arab Emirates passport has made it easier for individuals and institutions to engage in commercial investment and transaction.

Ninety percent of the nations that are included in the Passport Index are accessible to citizens of the Emirate.

According to the Passport Index, the Emirati passport gained a significant boost in 2015, following the issuing of the decision to exclude citizens from the "Schengen" visa for nations that are members of the European Union. Twenty-six countries were a part of it, in addition to eight other European nations that were not under the Union's jurisdiction.

Through the implementation of the UAE Passport Power programme, the United Arab Emirates Vision 2021 aspired to achieve the goal of the country being ranked among the finest countries in the world by the time the Union celebrated its Golden Jubilee. in order to make it possible for the citizen to access nations all over the world without the requirement for a visa beforehand, which would boost his level of excitement.

Countries that the UAE passport can enter without a visa:

The UAE passport allows its holder to enter 180 countries. Of these, 129 countries are visa-free, and 51 countries can obtain a visa online or upon arrival, while an Emirati citizen needs to be present without a prior visa to enter 18 countries. The following is a list of countries allowed to enter with a UAE passport without the need to issue a visa:

Azerbaijan

Armenia

Albania

Germany

Antigua and Barbuda

Andorra

Angola

Uzbekistan

Ukraine

Ireland

Iceland

Spain

Estonia

Italy

Argentina

Jordan

Uruguay

Ecuador

the two seas

Brazil

Portugal

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Czech Republic

Denmark

El Salvador

Senegal

Sudan

Sweden

China

Vatican

The Philippines

Kuwait

Hungary

Morocco

Mexico

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Norway

Austria

Japan

Greece

Paraguay

Barbados

Brunei Darussalam

Belgium

Bulgaria

Panama

Botswana

Burkina Faso

Poland

Peru

Belarus

Thailand

Chad

Chile

Tunisia

Tonga

Bahamas

Solomon Islands

dominican republic

Republic of Equatorial Guinea

South Africa

Georgia

Dominica

Russia

Romania

Zambia

San Marino

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Saint Lucia

Sao Tome and Principe

Oman authority

Slovakia

Slovenia

Singapore

Syria

Suriname

Switzerland

Serbia

Tajikistan

Gambia

Grenada

Guatemala

Vanuatu

France

Palestine

Finland

Fiji

Cyprus

Qatar

Kyrgyzstan

Kazakhstan

Croatia

Cuba

South Korea

Costa Rica

Kosovo

Colombia

Kiribati

Latvia

Lebanon

Luxembourg

Lithuania

Liechtenstein

Malta

Financial

Malaysia

Egypt

North Macedonia

Mauritius

Mozambique

Moldova

Monaco

Montenegro (Montenegro)

Micronesia

Nauru

Nicaragua

Haiti

Honduras

Hungary

Holland

Hong Kong

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