Emirates introduces Dubai Visa Application service in Dhaka
A Monitor Report
09 Aug, 2018
Dubai: Making travel even more efficient, Emirates has launched a new service for customers in Bangladesh, giving them the option of applying for short stay visas to Dubai at the airline’s ticket counters.
Emirates’ Bangladeshi passengers now can easily submit their visa applications for short stay visas at Emirates’ ticket counter in Dhaka. The new visa application service is valid until August 31st for submission while the travel period is until December 10, 2018.
Emirates’ new visa service is complimented by a special offer for Bangladeshi passengers traveling to Dubai during the same time period. All-inclusive return fares to Dubai for Economy class tickets start from USD 708 while for Business class from USD 2523. To avail the offer, passengers need to purchase their return ticket in Bangladesh and complete their visa application at Emirates’ office in Dhaka.
“Whether for leisure or business, Dubai has always been a preferred destination for Bangladeshi travelers. We are happy to provide such a unique, exiting offer which demonstrates Emirates’ commitment to the country,” said Khalid J. Hassan, Emirates Area Manager for Bangladesh. “We are happy to offer our customers a one-stop ticketing and visa service from Emirates counter, giving them an opportunity to explore our home city and enjoy the journey on Emirates with our industry-leading comforts and award-winning service on board.”
To avail the visa application service at Emirates’ counters, passengers must submit accurate and complete visa applications along with mandatory required personal documents such as passport copies, photos and letters of introduction. Applications must be submitted no less than 5 UAE working days before departure.
For further information on the offer and visa application, customers can contact Emirates office in Dhaka or visit www.emirates.com/bd/.
Passengers on all Emirates flights can enjoy the airline’s award winning in-flight entertainment system, ice, with up to 3,500 channels including 5 channels featuring Bangladeshi movies. Passengers can also enjoy up to 20MB complimentary on-board Wi-Fi, LIVE TV, as well as regionally inspired meals prepared by award-winning chefs. Emirates offers generous baggage allowance; 30 kg for Economy and 40 kg for Business class passengers.
Premium class passengers as well as Platinum and Gold members of Emirates Skywards, the airline’s loyalty programme, can enjoy the world class hospitality at the airline’s 42 worldwide airport lounges including seven at its hub Dubai International Airport.
Emirate presently operates thrice daily from Dhaka and via Dubai offers convenient connections to 160 destinations in five continents.