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CURRENT ENTRY REGIME OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA


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FINNISH AND ESTONIAN VACCINATION CERTIFICATES ACCEPTED IN SERBIA
According to the decision of the Government of the Republic of Serbia dated 30 September 2021, travelers who possess valid certificate of full vaccination issued by the authorities of the Republic of Finland and the Republic of Estonia, as well as those who possess a proof of recovery issued by the authorities of the Republic of Estonia, may enter Serbia without additional testing or self-isolation obligation.
 
 
CURRENT ENTRY REGIME OF FINLAND
Citizens of the Republic of Serbia are allowed to enter Finland only if they are holders of Finnish resident permits or if they possess a full vaccination proof (second dose must be administered at least 1 week prior to travel). Recovery proof is recognized instead of one dose of the vaccine only if it is in the same vaccination certificate with the vaccine proof. Accepted vaccines: Comirnaty (Pfizer-BionTech), Spikevax (earlier known as Moderna), Vaxzevria (earlier known as AstraZeneca), Janssen (Johnson & Johnson), BIBP/Sinopharm, COVISHIELD, CoronaVac, Covaxin. Transit is allowed at the airports.
Exceptions: compelling family matters (birth of one’s own child, one’s own wedding, serious illness of a close relative, visit to relatives, courting relationship), pressing personal reasons (i.e. funeral of a family member or other urgent reason for which valid proofs can be presented), ownership over a property in Finland, seasonal work or work essential for the functioning of the Finnish society or supply chain (list of critical tasks:
https://tem.fi/documents/1410877/21219682/Kriittiset_tyotehtavat_26012021_ENG+%281%29.pdf/3b2b9587-eb6b-b48d-abe5-12b734364366/Kriittiset_tyotehtavat_26012021_ENG+%281%29.pdf?t=1611675468909,
form to justify the travel:
https://tem.fi/documents/1410877/21219682/TEM_10022021_tyonantajan_perustelut_maahantulo_fi_en_sv.pdf/279609e2-ca2d-464f-c2f0-6432f4ba3b7d/TEM_10022021_tyonantajan_perustelut_maahantulo_fi_en_sv.pdf?t=1613028905579.
 
Finnish authorities may order a mandatory health examination, including testing, to all persons who visited countries affected by Omicron variant (B.1.1.529) 14 days prior to travel to Finland: UK, Denmark, Norway, South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Eswatini (Swaziland), Mozambique, Malawi, Nigeria. Passengers may be directed to do a PCR test at the airport/border; refusal of the test might result in financial penalty or imprisonment for up to 3 months. Everyone entering Finland without a full vaccination proof (even those who possess negative results of the PCR or antigen test not older than 72 hours) are directed to do one more PCR test 3 to 5 days after arrival. They have to be in self-isolation until receiving the result of that test, or for 14 days, in case they do not do the test. Free testing can be booked at: https://www.finentry.fi/en/.
 
Further information:
https://thl.fi/en/web/infectious-diseases-and-vaccinations/what-s-new/coronavirus-covid-19-latest-updates/travel-and-the-coronavirus-pandemic.
Other useful info:
https://raja.fi/en/guidelines-for-border-traffic-during-pandemic.
Answers of the Finnish Border Guard (in English) to queries on the entry regime may be obtained at the phone number: +358295420100 or by sending e-mail to: rajavartiolaitos@raja.fi.
 
 
CURRENT ENTRY REGIME OF ESTONIA
Due to the significant improvement of the epidemiological situation, Estonian authorities made a decision to end all the restrictions related to the border regime imposed due to the pandemic. Citizens of the Republic of Serbia are allowed to travel to Estonia without the obligation to possess a certificate of vaccination or recovery, as well as without testing and self-isolation.

 
 
11.04.2022. - NALED Study Tour to Finland

A delegation of our experts from the Office of the Government, Ministries and several professional cluster organizations are on the three-day study tour in Helsinki, organized by NALED (National Alliance for Local Economic Development), with aim to learn from Finnish experience in boosting innovations and industry, cooperation between the industry and science, as well as about the opportunities for Serbian innovative ideas to find their place in Finnish market.

At the beginning of this program, Ambassador of Serbia H.E. Mr. Saša Obradović, together with several Serbian IT experts working in Finland, welcomed this delegation.

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01.04.2022 - Ambassador Obradović became the doyen of the diplomatic corps

Ambassador of the Republic of Serbia H.E. Mr Saša Obradović is the new Dean of the Diplomatic Corps in Helsinki since April 1, 2022.

This new function, taken over from H.E. Chen Li, the leaving Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China, is a great privilege and distinct honour to our Ambassador, as well as to our diplomacy in whole. In fulfilling his new duties, Ambassador Obradović will rely on the support of 60 Ambassadors accredited to Finland.

Ambassador Obradović has been presented his credentials to President of the Republic of Finland on January 17, 2017.


The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland announced that here.
 


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