The opening ceremony was attended by Hungarian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Imre Laszloczki, representative of the BLS International Shailaja Baunthiyal and journalists.
Highlighting the high-level of relations between Hungary and Azerbaijan, the ambassador praised the opening of the visa centre in terms of further development of bilateral relations. According to him, along with journalists, businessmen and diplomats, the visa regime should also be facilitated for citizens wishing to travel abroad.
Representative of the BLS International Shailaja Baunthiyal in turn assessed the opening of the visa centre as an important event.
The centre in Baku will accept applications for visas to Hungary from Azerbaijani citizens, and applicants residing in Azerbaijan. For the service the applicants have to pay additional service fee at the centre at the time of submitting applications. The centre is open from 08:30hrs to 17:00hrs for enhanced convenience to applicants and travel agents.
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