Business Travel

Transit Visa Exemptions in China: 24 Hour, 72 Hour, and 144 Hour Options

WVN – (China Briefing) – Foreign travelers transiting through China have several options for transit visa exemptions. These transit visa exemptions allow eligible foreign travelers a visa free visit for 24, 72, or 144 hours. Although requirements for each transit visa exemption are different, each transit visa exemption stipulates that foreign travelers are only eligible […]

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Commerce: International tourism to U.S. dips by 700,000

WVN – (USAToday) – About 700,000 fewer international tourists arrived in the U.S. during the first three months of the year compared to last year, according to Commerce Department figures, a decline anticipated and feared by the travel industry. The steepest drops were from the Middle East and Africa, regions that sent about one-fourth fewer […]

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Air China Says More Chinese Travelers Are Being Denied U.S. Visas

WVN – (Skift) – Since the Trump administration began in January, Air China has seen a significant reduction in demand for U.S. flights and may have to reduce some capacity, its top executive for North America said Tuesday in an interview. Of significant concern is what the airline believes is a notable decrease in the […]

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Fijians holding an ordinary or official passport will no longer require a visa to enter Brazil

WVN – Fiji’s Ambassador to Brazil Cama Tuiloma and Brazilian Minister for Foreign Affairs Aloysio Nunes Ferreira have signed a Visa Exemption Agreement. According to Fiji Times: Fiji’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs acting permanent secretary Yogesh Karan commended this new development and highlighted the opportunities that a visa exemption agreement could bring. “Brazil and Latin […]

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Before you travel to Mexico, read this

WVN – Editor’s Note: The story: ‘They blacked out at a Mexico resort. They woke up to a nightmare‘ was originally published on The young woman behind the desk at the police station in Playa del Carmen toggled between her cellphone and computer, Snap Chatting with friends and scrolling through Facebook, as she asked […]

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Why Entrepreneurs Should Consider A Second Citizenship?

WVN – (HuffPost) – Imagine this situation- you spot a potential bigwig client abroad and after several attempts you finally bag an appointment date. The appointment is to be carried in the client’s own country next week. You have your presentations ready, you are brewing with confidence, you are positive that you are “the one” […]

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