Dubai: The UAE has cancelled all types of new visas issued prior to March 17.
The holders of these visas will not be allowed to enter the country, a Gulf News report said. According to a March 18 notification issued by the General Directorate of Residency and Foreign Affairs said: “Pre-issued UAE visas (all types) are cancelled and they [passengers with these visas] cannot apply for new visas until further notice”.
“This is effective from March 17, 2020. All passengers holding this visa type should not be allowed to board flights as they will not be allowed to enter the country,” states the notification.