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Montevideo, July 3rd 2022 - 14:56 UTC

Tag: Schengen area

  • Friday, June 3rd 2022 - 09:23 UTC

    Mercosur nationals will need a visa to enter Schengen area

    The ETIAS visa will be required even for stopovers

    Nationals of 15 Latin American countries -including all members of Mercosur- and of 60 countries worldwide will need to apply for a European Travel Information and Authorization System (ETIAS) visa to travel to or through the 26 territories within the so-called Schengen area, effective in 2023.

  • Monday, June 15th 2020 - 08:09 UTC

    European countries easing border controls from Monday

    The Schengen area of 22 EU countries plus Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland operates control-free crossings

    European countries ease some border controls this Monday June 15 after coronavirus lockdowns, but Spain's continued closure, a patchwork of restrictions elsewhere and new ways of working mean pre-pandemic levels of travel are a long way off.

  • Wednesday, November 27th 2013 - 07:21 UTC

    Independent Scotland would keep the pound, the Queen and oil and gas reserves

    Scottish leader Alex Salmond unveiled on Tuesday what he called a “mission statement”

    Scottish leader Alex Salmond unveiled on Tuesday what he called a “mission statement” for the country’s future: a 649-page paper detailing many of the terms for an independent Scotland. The country’s first minister released his Scottish National Party’s so-called white paper ahead of a referendum on independence from the United Kingdom set for next September.