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Biometric Traveler Screening Systems To Replace Boarding Passes in US Airports

Posted on June 17, 2017

In an effort to streamline the entire check-in and boarding process at American airports, the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Services is experimenting with a biometric traveler screening system. ... Read More

Etihad Discontinues Flights to San Francisco

Posted on June 16, 2017

Buckling under stiff competition, Etihad, the Abu Dhabi-based airline will discontinue all flights to San Francisco beginning October 29, 2017. They are offering refunds and re-bookings to passengers ... Read More

How To Extend Your Visitor’s Visa Before Expiration And Penalties of Overstaying

Posted on June 13, 2017

On entering the United States as a visitor, the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) authority stamps the travel document of each arriving nonimmigrant traveler at a Port of Entry. This information ... Read More

US Considering Electronics Ban Across EU

Posted on June 07, 2017

Passengers in outbound flights from Europe heading to the US may face an ‘electronical challenge’ in the near future Per a US government regulation that came into effect in March of this year, all ... Read More

Ban Placed on Electronic Devices in Carryon Baggage on U.S. Bound Flights from 9 Airlines

Posted on March 21, 2017

The Transportation and Security Administration recently banned travelers from certain countries from bringing electronic devices in their carryon baggage on planes bound for the U.S. While cellular ... Read More

NRI’s and Foreigners May Not Leave the Country In Possession of the Rupee

Posted on February 07, 2017

Non-resident Indians (NRI’s) and foreigners leaving the country are not permitted to exit in possession of the rupee and must subsequently exchange any rupees in their possession into a foreign ... Read More

Trusted Traveler Programs: What are the Differences Between them?

Posted on December 08, 2016

A Trusted Traveler is a person who has been approved by the United States Homeland Security to enter the United States without having to pass through a full Immigration screening which often entails ... Read More