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VISA APPLICATION FOR INDIA

As of January 2017, Indian visas require a fingerprint. Applicants of Indian visas (with exception of the electronic E-visa) have to go personally to the Indian consular provider in Vienna and give their fingerprints. These prints are stored for 5 years. Visas that were already issued are...
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APOSTILLES AND LEGALIZATIONS OF DOCUMENTS IN AUSTRIA

What are apostilles and legalizations? Apostilles and legalizations are supplementary attestations that confirm the authenticity of a stamp or seal, the original signature of a private person or notary on a document, or the authenticity of a copy of a document. These additional attestations are needed to make...
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VISA-FREE ENTRY IN BELARUS

On 9 January 2017, the Belarusian president Aleksander Lukaschenko has signed a decree that allows citizens of more than 80 countries a visa-free entry in Belarus up to days. This decree enters into force on 12 February 2017.   Please note: The visa-free entry concerns touristic, private and...
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NO VISA FOR KAZAKHSTAN ANYMORE

On 23 December 2016, the government of Kazakhstan decided to lift the visa obligation for certain nationalities. As of 1 January 2017, citizens of various nations -you find the list below- do not need a visa to enter Kazakhstan and stay for 30 days. It is irrelevant...
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