About: visa facilitation

Cecilia Malmström presents proposals for more flexible visa rules in Brussels, 1 April 2014
Europe's East 28-04-2014

EU defies Russia by granting visa-free travel to Moldovans

Moldovan citizens will no longer require visas to travel to most of the European Union from Monday (28 April), as the bloc presses ahead with deeper ties with east European nations in defiance of Russia.
Europe's East 16-10-2013

Ukrainian journalists denounce EU visa troubles

A number of Ukrainian journalists invited to attend a Brussels conference were issued with visas valid for only two days, a decision that shows the "bad will attitude" of the EU towards Ukrainian media, they told EURACTIV.
Europe's East 03-07-2012

German MEP opposes visa liberalisation with Ukraine

In what appears to be a further toughening of Germany's position on Ukraine, a leading MEP close to Chancellor Angela Merkel has opposed the Commission’s move towards a visa facilitation agreement.