Israel reduces visa fee for Indian travellers

Israel has reduced visa fee for Indian
citizens to Rs 1,100 from Rs 1,700, a
statement said on Thursday. The reduced application fee is on the B2 visa category — where a visit to Israel is for purposes including business, meeting, conference or tourism. According to the Israel Ministry of Tourism, there has been a tremendous growth in the number of tourists from India in the last three years. The ministry’s India and Philippines Director Hassan Madah said that 2017 has been the best year so far with close to 60,000 visitors.