Tag: Issuance

  • India Halts Visa Issuance For Canadians

    There is a new low in Canada–India relations after India allegedly was involved in the killing of a Sikh Canadian on Canadian soil. India halted visa issuance for Canadians on Thursday, but Canada continues to issue visas to Indians. Existing visas that India has issued are valid. The suspension of visa issuance to Canadians applies…

  • Japan Resumes Trusted Traveler Program Registrations & Card Issuance

    On Friday (August 4, 2023), Japan suspended the registration and card issuance for its Trusted Traveler Program with no advance notice but resumed the service today (August 7, 2023). Japan launched a Trusted Travel Program (TTP) in 2017 with very scarce information about its eligibility requirements (read more here, here, and here). You can access…

  • Japan Suspends New Trusted Traveler Program Registrations & Card Issuance

    Japan launched a Trusted Travel Program (TTP) in 2017 with very scarce information about its eligibility requirements (read more here, here, and here). The program was relaunched with little fanfare in early 2023, and the eligibility criteria were significantly expanded. Sebastian and I wrote about our application experiences (read more here and here). You can…