Ukraine Welcomes Visa-Free Travel Through Europe

As of June 11, 2017, citizens of Ukraine will no longer need to secure a visa to travel through the European Schengen Zone. The decision was announced by Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, earlier in June. In practical terms, this means that Ukrainian citizens with biometric... READ MORE

ETIAS - European Travel Information and Authorization System

ETIAS stands for European Travel Information and Authorization System. It is a new travel authorization system, proposed by the European Commission that aims at strengthening the European border control. Nationals from countries that do not form part of the Schengen Area might soon have to pay to access to the European continent. The ETIAS system stems from a new proposal, made by the European Commission, which is based on the successfully implemented American ESTA. READ MORE

ETIAS and EES - New proposals from the European Commission

The European Commission has gone forward with a proposal aiming to amend the European Parliament regulations governing the movement of foreign nationals across the European borders. The proposal encompases two practical security motions, which will significantly increase the security of the European external borders, while providing the necessary entry and exit information of each passenger. READ MORE