The governments of Nakhchivan and Iran are simplifying the visa regime in order to boost the country’s tourism.
Both the governments have mutually agreed to set up a one-time i.e. 15-day visa, to come into the territory of the Iranian nationals to Nakhchivan AR.
According to the Oxu.Az report, it was declared by the Iranian Embassy Consul in Azerbaijan Mohsin Molai. The contract was attained in consequence to the 9 meeting of the Commission on collaboration in trade, economic and humanitarian sphere between Iran and Azerbaijanm, which was held on 6 August.
As per the consul, the visa will be granted at checkpoints such as Sederek, Julfa and Shakhtakhti. The visa will be valid only for the nationals of Iran in Nakhchivan and it can’t be utilized in other Azerbaijan regions.
The Consul Molai said that the simplification of visa regime would assist the improvement of tourism and trade dealings in the border areas of Iran and Azerbaijan.