Kuwait City, Oct 10: The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship in the Emirates allowed foreigners to apply for a tourist visa for a period of 5 years, specifying four requirements for it: a bank statement for the last six months with a balance of $4,000 or its equivalent in foreign currencies in the past six months, health insurance, a copy of the passport and a copy Colorful character.
The authority stated that this tourist visa is available to individuals of all nationalities, according to which the individual obtains an entry permit for several trips for a period of 5 years, provided that he stays in the country for a period not exceeding 90 days in one year, and the calculation of the first year begins until the fifth from the date of the first entry into the country.
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Using this visa, and if a person wishes to extend the annual stay in the country for more than 90 days and for a period not exceeding 180 days, he can submit a request to extend the period of stay in the UAE.
It called on applicants for this visa on its website to ensure that the data is correct while filling in all the fields, especially the profession, the mother’s name, the phones used, the email if any, and the address, knowing that the transaction will be rejected if an error is discovered in those fields.
For its part, the Emirates Smart Government stated, through its electronic portal, that the UAE government has introduced a system of multi-entry tourist visas for all nationalities, providing all necessary facilities for visitors and tourists and supporting the tourism sector in the country, thus enhancing its position as one of the best tourist destinations in the world.
Without a guarantor, multiple trips, and with a validity period of five years, allowing the holder to stay in the country each time for 90 days, extendable for a similar period.
They cautioned when applying for a tourist visa to the UAE, that there are some individuals who do not need it if they are of nationalities eligible to obtain an entry visa upon arrival to the UAE, or to enter without a visa at all.