The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, has on Sunday announced through its official account on Twitter, that the UAE nationals while abroad can apply for a passport renewal or emergency passport, if the passport is lost online via “ www.mofa.gov.ae , or contact the call centre at 80044444 without the need to visit the embassy.
An Employee of the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners' Affairs stood trial at the Dubai Court of First Instance for allegedly forging a passport.
An African salesman was sentenced to 6 months imprisonment and was fined Dhs150,000, for forging an entry permit to scam a female visitor to pay him Dhs12,500.
The race to roll out vaccine passports is spurring competition among travel companies and tourist destinations for the large number of Britons set to receive COVID-19 shots before the summer.
The incident took place last December, when the defendant came across an employee assigned to check passport and visa details of travellers. It took seconds for the experienced employee to notice the fake stamp.
An Arab visitor has been referred to criminal court for forging passport stamps in to travel inside and outside of Dubai.
Dubai Airports launches face, iris-recognition technologies to fast-track passport control service . New biometric systems deployed at 122 smart gates at arrival and departure terminals.
Prosecutors charged four Bulgarians suspected of belonging to an organised crime ring making and distributing the fake Bulgarian documents and counterfeit US dollar and euro bills in the Balkan country.
It was learnt that the United Arab Emirates ranked first in the Arab world and 16th in the world, according to the Henley Passport Index.