"There will be no federal vaccinations database, and no federal mandate requiring everyone to obtain a single vaccination credential," Jen Psaki said.
Some Asian nations are cracking down on dual citizenship. The Chinese, for instance, are encouraged to report people who secretly hold two passports.
Ethan Nordean told law enforcement officers that the passport belonged to his wife's ex-boyfriend and that she kept the document as a "keepsake."
Health and tech giants are coming together to create standards for digital vaccination passports so that people can prove they have had a COVID-19 shot. Microsoft, Oracle, Salesforce, Cerner, Epic Systems, and the Mayo Clinic are part of the Vaccination Credential Initiative. These passports could be useful for boarding aeroplanes […]
The Henley Passport Index is an annual ranking of the most “powerful” passports in the world based on how many destinations the passport holder can enter without a visa. A handful of those passports can be purchased – several countries in the Caribbean and a couple in Europe have programs […]
The Henley Passport Index is an annual ranking of the most powerful passports in the world based on how many destinations the holder can enter without a visa. Japan secured the top spot once again for 2021, with access to 191 countries and territories, a position it shared with Singapore […]
A flight was delayed overnight on Friday after the pilot lost his passport and couldn’t access parts of the airport. The T’way Air flight from Vietnam to South Korea was supposed to take off at 10:35 p.m. local time Friday but didn’t depart until 9:40 a.m. the next day, The […]
US Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) systems for processing arriving travellers’ passports were reportedly down on Friday afternoon, leading to massive delays at airport arrivals halls throughout the country. JFK Airport’s official Twitter account said that Customs agents were using backup systems to process passengers manually. CBP tweeted that systems […]
A mysterious foreign passport found inside a safe in Jeffrey Epstein’s Manhattan mansion had been used to travel to at least four countries in the 1980s, prosecutors said on Wednesday in court documents seen by Business Insider. They said the expired Austrian passport was found in the locked safe along […]
Arton Capital ranks passports by the number of countries one can visit without obtaining a visa. The United States is tied for third this year after being tied for second in 2018. The United Arab Emirates received the top spot in this year’s rankings. The United States has fallen one […]
The European Union is set to advise member nations how to root out abuse when selling residence or citizenship, a practice that critics warn gives free reign to foreign criminals operating in Europe. Brussels is specifically examining the “citizenship for sale” programs operated by Malta, Cyprus and Bulgaria, the Financial […]
LONDON — The surge of UK citizens applying for Irish passports ahead of Brexit shows no sign of slowing down. The number of British citizens applying for Irish passports rose 22% in 2018, Ireland’s foreign office says, meaning the rate of applications has more than doubled since the UK voted […]
A British Airways flight attendant shared a simple trick for never losing your passport. If you’re going to keep it in your hotel safe, leave the shoes you travel in in the safe, too. That way, you won’t leave the hotel room without checking the safe. Losing your passport is […]
If you are applying for a passport, you’ll need to consider whether to get a passport book or a passport card. A passport card is cheaper than a passport book, but can’t be used for air travel and is only valid in Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, and the Caribbean. Passport cards […]
Visa policies vary from country to country. Some countries require Americans to secure a visa in advance of their arrival, while others allow Americans to get a visa on arrival or don’t require visas at all. In the graphic below, see every country Americans need a visa to visit, and […]
Losing your passport, having it stolen, or damaging it to the extent it isn’t usable while travelling can be a terrifying experience – especially if you’re far from a consulate that can help you get back home without an anxiety-inducing affair. Since prevention is key, we put together a list […]
Becoming a citizen in some countries is as easy as living there for a few years, but in others, it’s nearly impossible. In Qatar, you would have to be a legal resident for 25 years to be able to apply for citizenship, and if you’re not a Muslim, you shouldn’t […]