"The main purpose put forward for 2020 is to conduct works in the area of visa issuance and optimization of border crossing procedures in regard with development of tourism sector", said Kanan Gasymov, Head of Administrative Office of State Tourism Agency during his speech at Azerbaijan Tourism Summit, APA reports.
He said the procedure of reconciliation of this program with relevant state authorities was already being finalized:
"The optimization of visa issuance and border crossing procedures is one of the purposes having been put forward. It is natural that the main works for simplification of visa issuance procedure have already been completed. Our purpose is to achieve arrival of even more tourists in our country. The State Tourism Agency is very much interested in further simplification of visa issuance procedure and further improvement of accessibility of the opportunities of visiting our country for tourists".