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The Philippines Passport improves Ranking in 2018/19

Philippine passport power ranking for 2018/19 – 

updated for 2019

MANILA – The Philippines improved its ranking in the world’s most powerful passports with Filipinos allowed to enter 66 countries visa-free, according to the 2019 Henley Passport Index.

The “Philippines ranked 74th” from having last year’s 75th most powerful passport among 199 countries.

This makes the Philippine passport the world’s 74th “most powerful” in the world out of 105 destinations, according to the 2019 Henley Passport Index.

Last year, Filipinos had visa-free access to 61 travel destinations and ranked 75th out of 104 destinations.

Japan maintained its top rank with visa-free access to 189 travel destinations in 2018.

The Afghanistan and Iraq passports, meanwhile, were deemed the “weakest” with visa-free access only to 30 travel destinations.

The Henley Passport Index ranks passports worldwide based on data from the International Air Transport Association.

The 66 destinations where Philippine passport holders have visa-free access (including visa on arrival or electronic travel authority), according to Henley Passport Index, are the following:

* Visa on arrival or ** eTA

ASIA
Brunei
Cambodia
Hong Kong (SAR China)
Indonesia
Kyrgyzstan *

Laos
Macao (SAR China)
Malaysia
Maldives *
Mongolia

Myanmar
Nepal *
Singapore
Sri Lanka *
Taiwan

Tajikistan *
Thailand
Timor-Leste *
Vietnam

AFRICA
Benin *
Cape Verde Islands *
Comores Islands *
Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
Djibouti *

The Gambia
Guinea-Bissau *
Kenya *
Madagascar *
Malawi *

Mauritania *
Mauritius *
Morocco
Mozambique *
Rwanda

Seychelles *
Somalia *
Tanzania *
Togo *
Uganda *

OCEANIA
Cook Islands
Fiji
The Marshall Islands *
Micronesia
Niue

Palau Islands *
Papua New Guinea *
Samoa *
Tuvalu *
Vanuatu

CARIBBEAN
Dominica
Haiti
St. Lucia *
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Trinidad and Tobago *

AMERICAS
Bolivia
Brazil
Colombia
Costa Rica
Ecuador
Nicaragua *
Peru
Suriname

MIDDLE EAST
Armenia *
Iran *
Israel
Palestinian Territory

Read More: Henley Passport Index  Philippine passport   travel  tourism   Courtesy of ABS-CBN News

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