The study includes analysis of existing visa procedures and other formalities in the Silk Road countries, based on the results of a survey of the corresponding embassies and consulates. The results of the survey leads to a comparative analysis on the various rules, regulations and procedures including the visa fees currently in force in the Silk Road countries and to contrast that with the facilitation processes of other sub-regional groupings. This study gives also series of recommendations to streamline visa procedures in the Silk Road countries. (Published 2005)
Download the report A Strategic Approach to Visa Facilitation in the Silk Road Countries writen by UNWTO, UNDP and UNCTAD in 2005. For more information visit UNWTO Silk Road Programme
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