National Heroes Shrine in Asuncion, Paraguay. Image Credit: File

ABU DHABI: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation anounced (MOFAIC) that UAE nationals can get visa on arrival when visisting the Republic of Paraguay.

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For the UAE, Paraguay is the 143rd country and territory to offer visa-on-arrival privileges.

Ahmed Elham Al Dhaheri, Assistant Under-Secretary for Consular Affairs, said that the ministry received a diplomatic memorandum from the Paraguayan embassy, detailing the government decision to grant UAE nationals entry visa upon arriving at the Paraguay territories, with the possibility of staying for up to 30 days.

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The visa cost was assigned to be US$100per person payable at the airport.

He added that the move reflects the stature attained by the UAE and contributes to strengthening bilateral relations between the UAE and Paraguay.