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2018.11.15

A Japanese passport is now the most powerful in the world, according to the 2018 Henley Passport Index Ranking released by the law firm Henley & Partners. The ranking determines how many countries the holder can enter without a visa. According to the Passport Index Ranking, Japan overtook Singapore after gaining visa-free access to Myanmar.

Top 10 ranks on the 2018 Henley Passport Index:

  1. Japan: 190
  2. Singapore: 189
  3. Germany, France, South Korea: 188
  4. Denmark, Finland, Italy, Sweden, Spain: 187
  5. Norway, United Kingdom, Austria, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, United States: 186
  6. Belgium, Switzerland, Ireland, Canada: 185
  7. Australia, Greece, Malta: 183
  8. New Zealand, Czech Republic: 182
  9. Iceland: 181
  10. Hungary, Slovenia, Malaysia: 180