Immigration news

October 27, 2020
Temporary Skill Shortage (subclass 482) visa

Australia:Purpose of the subclass 482 TSS visa programme

The TSS programme is designed to fill temporary skill shortages in Australia, by allowing employers to sponsor appropriately skilled overseas workers […]
October 23, 2020
Oia, Santorini, Greece

Greece:Updated entry requirements, including flight suspensions and limits for Israelis, Russians

The Greek government continues to update entry requirements related to COVID-19. The requirements change according to fluctuations in infections in individual […]
October 21, 2020
Oxford, United Kingdom

United Kingdom:Applications now being accepted for new points-based system student visas

The United Kingdom has introduced two new student visa programs to replace the old Tier 4 route. Visas/permits affected: Student and […]
October 20, 2020
Toronto, Canada

Canada:Government allows for reunification with extended family members, unmarried partners

The Canadian government has issued guidance for foreign nationals who want to reunite with a Canadian family member or partner. The […]
October 11, 2020
Singapore

Singapore:New business travel pass being piloted for senior executives

Singapore is piloting a new business travel pass for senior executives in Singapore with regional or international responsibilities who need to […]
October 11, 2020
Vernazza, Italy

Italy:Additional entry requirements added for specific countries

The Italian government has announced additional entry requirements for travelers from countries where infections of COVID-19 are on the rise. Key […]
October 11, 2020
Oxford, United Kingdom

New UK immigration rules for students and the implications for students, employers and workers

On 10 September 2020 the Home Office published new Immigration Rules for students. The rules provide the first glimpse of the […]
October 9, 2020
World Clocks

Global Immigration Update

Americas Panama: New immigration scheme benefits multinational companies in manufacturing industry The Special Regime for the Establishment and Operation of Multinational […]
October 7, 2020
Gold Coast, Australia

Australia:Budget impact on 417, 600, 500 and 485 visas

While the 2020-21 Migration Planning level remains the same (160,000), there has been a significant one-off increase for Family Stream places […]
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