The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has imposed a ban on visas for citizens of 20 countries to visit Dubai. This decision comes after the recent announcement of a new visa regime by the UAE.
According to the report of the international news agency, the United Arab Emirates has recently banned the issuance of Dubai visit visas to citizens of 20 countries.
The ban on citizens of 20 countries has been implemented immediately. It aims to address issues related to overstaying and illegal employment activities in the UAE.
UAE Banned Countries List 2023
The UAE Banned countries list 2023 includes
- Republic of Guinea
- Democratic Republic of Congo
- Sierra Leone
- Ivory Coast
- Burkina Faso
The decision comes after the recent announcement of a new visa regime by the UAE which will not issue any visit visas to Nigerian citizens below the age of 40 years.
Notably, Pakistan has not been affected by the new visa restrictions, allowing Pakistani nationals to obtain visit visas to travel to the Gulf state without any hindrance.