Kazakhstan improved annual visa restriction index
July 30. Kazpravda
By Asel Esetova
To nationals of Kazakhstan, Oman, Colombia and Tanzania entry to 66 countries is visa-free.
Kazakhstan has improved its position in the annual Visa Restrictions Index to 64th position, according to Novosti-Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan shares this ranking with Oman, Colombia and Tanzania – the countries whose citizens have visa-free entry to 66 countries. Cf., in 2013 Kazakhstan nationals had visa-free entry to 61 countries of the world.
Russian citizens (38th line in the rating) are allowed visa-free entry to over 100 countries, the citizens of Ukraine (53rd line) – to 79 countries, Belarus (67th line) – 63 countries, Kyrgyzstan (70th line) – 58 countries and China (83rd place) – 45 countries.
Leading in the ranking are Finland, Sweden, Germany, the U.S. and UK, whose nationals are allowed visa-free entry to 174 countries. Least free in their movement are the citizens of Palestine, Pakistan, Somalia, Iraq and Afghanistan.
Visa Restriction Index is made by Henley & Partners consultancy.