South Korea/Qatar: Visa Travel Option Announced – Work Visas

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Key Points

  • Qatar and South Korea jointly agreed to implement a short-term,
    visa-free entry and stay program for nationals of each country


The government of Qatar and the government of South Korea
plan to introduce visa-free entry for
nationals of each country. Foreign nationals of each country will
be permitted a maximum stay of up to 90 days in the other country
for tourism or business purposes. Nationals of Qatar will still be
required to register for Korea Electronic Travel Authorization
prior to arrival.

What are the Changes?

The government of Qatar and the government South Korea have
agreed to establish visa-free travel options for nationals of each
country. According to the government, this change will strengthen
diplomatic relations between the two countries.

Looking Ahead

Continue to check the government of Qatar’s website, the government of South
Korea’s website and Envoy’s
website for the latest updates and

Originally published 22 September, 2022

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