Armenia, China lift visas starting 20 January

Armenian citizens will not need visas to travel to China from January 20 as an agreement on mutually lifting visas between China and Armenia will take effect, Chinese media reported.

Starting Jan. 19, Armenian and Chinese citizens will be able to travel or transit in the host country's territory for up to 90 days within a period of 180 days without a visa,

Any stay over 90 days, and stay for the purposes of work and study will require application for a visa in advance.

Some 8,500 Chinese citizens visited Armenia in 2018, according to Armenia's national statistical committee.