Immigration news

October 21, 2018

Vietnam: Changes to the work permit rules

On 8 October 2018, Decree 140/2018/NĐ-CP was issued by MOLISA, bringing a few changes and additions to Decree 11/2016/ NĐ-CP. As […]
October 21, 2018

Belgium: 2019 Minimum Salary increases for work permits

The Belgian government has announced a slight increase in the minimum salary requirements for Type B work permits. Minimum Salary Threshold […]
October 16, 2018

Australian Immigration: Skilled Migration with State Nomination

Holders of 457 and TSS visas often assume that they will apply for permanent residency through the Temporary Residence Transitional pathway […]
October 16, 2018

Chile: National who requires tourist visas face stricter boarder entry requirements

What has changed Chile is imposing stricter requirements on nationals who require tourist visas at the borders (non-waivered nationals). What does […]
October 16, 2018

Singapore: New electronic arrival card for foreign visitors

What has changed On October 4, 2018, the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) introduced a three (3) month trial of an […]
October 16, 2018

UK: statement of changes to immigration rules in 2018

What has changed In October 2018, the UK authorities announced several proposed changes to occur in UK immigration. These are recapped […]
October 10, 2018

Mobility: New China Residency rules increase taxes

China has revised its residency rules, effective January 1, 2019.  The changes could adversely affect foreigners who work in China. Currently, […]
October 8, 2018

Mobility: Countries with best working benefits

Many question which countries offer the best working benefits to assignees, but the bottom line is that there is no definitive […]
October 6, 2018

AUSTRALIA: SkillSelect Invitation Round Update

The results from the latest invitation round, which took place on 11 September 2018, have been released by the Australian Department […]