Important notice regarding Schengen visa waiver

LocalNews Important notice regarding Schengen visa waiver by: Dominica Vibes News – June 2, 2015 Share Sharing is caring! 227 Views   no discussions Share Share Tweet Further to the signing of a visa waiver agreement between the European Union and the Commonwealth of Dominica on 28 May 2015, the Embassy of France in Saint Lucia has advised that travelers must ensure that their documents are in order.The visa-waiver agreement allows nationals to stay in Schengen states for ninety (90) days over a period of one hundred and eighty days (180) allows bearers of ordinary, official or diplomatic Dominican passports to travel to Schengen states.The visa exempt applies for entry into Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Rep., Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden. Separate agreements still have to be signed for Iceland, Norway and Switzerland and it does not apply for entry into Ireland (Rep.) and the United Kingdom, as other regulations apply. The Embassy of France in St Lucia has advised travelers’ that “verification upon arrival may be randomly carried out by immigration staff at Schengen ports of entry”.As such, “it is therefore highly recommended to be in possession of most of the documents previously required to obtain a visa”.These documents include “specifically: Job letter, Paid return ticket to country of residence, Proof of financial means, Proof of accommodation and Travel/health insurance”.The public is also reminded that the Schengen area does not comprise the French overseas territories; therefore a visa may still be required to enter these territories according to the applicant’s nationality.“Persons who have recently applied for and obtained a Schengen visa through this Embassy are hereby advised that this Embassy will not be liable to refund visas already issued in prevision of a travel to take place after the visa exemption comes into force, this Embassy being required to apply visa regulations as they are at the time the visa enquiry/application is made and regardless of when applicants are due to travel,” the Embassy noted.The short stay visa-waiver also applies to nationals of Grenada, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and Trinidad and Tobago. read more

Gore Showcases PHASEFLEX Microwave/RF Test Assemblies at EDICON China 2017

first_imgW. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) is showcasing its new GORE PHASEFLEX Microwave/RF Test Assemblies at the ongoing EDICON China 2017 event being held in Shanghai from April 25-27. The Type 0N, High Density Test/Interconnections are one of the smallest, lightest, most internally ruggedized assemblies for modular, multi-port, and multi-site test applications. The high-density test assemblies ensure consistent, repeatable measurements with stable electrical performance up to 50 GHz.Building on the portfolio of GORE PHASEFLEX Microwave/RF Test Assemblies, the unprecedented small package and light weight of Type 0N not only makes initial routing much easier in cramped spaces but also reduces the stress on test ports and DUTs as cables are connected to test instrument ports and fixtures. The high-density test assembly also withstands continuous movement and flexing while delivering enhanced phase and amplitude stability.Connecting the new Type 0N Microwave/RF Test Assemblies to a test application eases calibration and troubleshooting, improves test results, speeds throughput, increases service life, and reduces overall costs. It also offers stable electrical performance and durable mechanical protection over time in a compact, cost-effective package.The combination of protection and performance coupled with reduced size and weight makes the new Type 0N PHASEFLEX Microwave/RF Test Assemblies ideal for modular, multi-port, and multi-site test applications such as: 5G test and interconnection Component/device R&D and production test High-speed digital test devices/assemblies Modular test instruments such as PXIe and AXIe RF switcheslast_img read more

Great news! The Premier League starts with fans in the…

first_imgGreat news for football fans in England! A number of authoritative publications on the Island have circulated the information that from the new season in the Premier League, fans will have the opportunity to attend the matches of their favorite teams.The management of the Premier League has already sent preliminary information to the clubs and an official decision is expected within days.Currently, matches in England are played behind closed doors and strict epidemiological measures due to the coronavirus.However, for the new season, some of them are expected to drop out and fans will be allowed at the stadiums up to 40% of the capacity of the facilities. Follow us anywhere and anytime with the mobile application of You can download it from Google Play, App Store and AppGallery.last_img read more