Uzbekistan plans to launch e-visas
Published: 7 January, 2018
By the end of the summer of 2018, the issuance of e-visas is expected.
It is assumed that tourists will be able to submit all the necessary documents online and to receive an answer in the shortest time
State committee for tourism development reports that the acquisition and installation of the necessary equipment, development of special software products, as well as conducting test tests using the infrastructure of the existing biometric passport system of Uzbekistan is planned to be completed this summer “
The issuance of E-Visa will be carried out on the territory of the airports will be based on written applications submitted in the process of processing the documents. Payment for an electronic visa will be through international payment systems Visa and Mastercard.
Over the first half of 2017, Uzbekistan had over 1.1 million tourists, which is 18% more than at the same period in 2016. Besides, export of tourist services reached 694.5 million dollars.