Immigration news

December 5, 2018

UAE: Further Details of Long-Term Visa Scheme

On 24 November 208, the UAE cabinet approved new long-term residence visas, and announced further details of the qualifying requirements for […]
December 5, 2018

Germany: Salary income threshold to increase for EU Blue Card

What is the change?  Germany will raise the 2019 minimum salary for EU Blue Card holders. What does the change mean?  […]
December 5, 2018

Singapore: Higher Minimum Salary for S Pass Applicants

Effective 1 January 2019, the minimum qualifying salary for the S Pass will be increased from SGD 2200 to SGD 2300. […]
December 5, 2018

Netherlands: Salary thresholds set for high-skilled foreign workers

What is the change? The Dutch government has set the 2019 salary thresholds for high-skilled foreign workers in the Highly Skilled […]
November 26, 2018

Australia: Labour Market Testing and Free Trade Agreements

On 31 October 2018, Australia became the sixth signatory to the ‘Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership’ (TPP-11), after Canada, […]
November 18, 2018

Romania: Changes to the immigration rules

Effective 9 November 2018, Law no. 247 introduces some changes to the immigration rules which may affect foreign national workers. The […]
November 9, 2018

Australia: Major Work and Holiday Visa Changes

The Government has announced changes to the Working Holiday Maker visa and Seasonal Worker programs in a bid to help farmers fill […]
November 1, 2018

UK: Home Office releases more details about upcoming new application service

UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) has released further information about its upcoming new Visa and Citizenship Application Service (UK VACS). While […]
November 1, 2018

Germany: Increased waiting time for employment visa appointments

What has changed For the foreseeable future, there will be an increase in waiting time for employment visa appointments at the […]