Japan’s Passport Deemed The Most Powerful In The World

Japan edged out Singapore to become the nation with the best passport for traveling by being named to the top spot on the Henley Passport Index on Wednesday, according to The Taipei Times. The London-based residence and citizenship advisory firm announced Japanese travelers now have visa-free and visa-on-arrival access after being given visa-free access to Myanmar, allowing the citizens of the island nation open to travel across more than 190 destinations. Singapore, the previous number one, has visa-free and visa-on-arrival access to 189 countries, so it was moved to second place on the list.Third place is shared between South Korea, France, and Germany since all three have visa-free and…