Immigration news

August 24, 2020
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COVID-19: Latest Travel and Immigration Disruption

The most recent changes are as follows: ArgentinaImmigration authorities have started to approve Special Entry Permits for non-resident foreign nationals performing […]
February 7, 2019

BREXIT: Switzerland and UK Agreement on Citizens’ Rights After Brexit

The Swiss Federal Council and the UK government have approved an agreement protecting the rights of Swiss nationals currently residing in the […]
February 7, 2019

BREXIT: Germany Plans Three-Month Transition Period for UK Nationals

The German federal government has announced its plans for UK nationals in Germany after 29 March 2019, in the event of […]
February 7, 2019

ROMANIA: Significant Increase in Work Permit Quotas for 2019

Romania’s work permit quota for 2019 has been published in the Official Gazette (Part I, no. 80 of 31 January 2019) […]
February 3, 2019

UAE: Long-Term Visa Applications accepted from 3 February 2019

The UAE will officially begin accepting applications for long-term residence visas for investors, entrepreneurs and key professionals from 3 February 2019. […]
January 23, 2019

United Kingdom: Public Testing of EU Settlement Scheme Opens

Effective 21 January, the Home Office opened the voluntary public testing phase of the EU Settlement Scheme to resident EU citizens […]
January 23, 2019

Russia: New obligations for inviting parties

On 16 January 2019, Federal law of 19.07.2018 #216-FZ came into force, imposing new obligations on companies which invite foreign nationals […]
January 10, 2019

Australian Visas: What’s changing in 2019?

Immigration took centre stage in Australia’s political discourse for the better part of 2017 with much discussion around Australia’s annual permanent […]
January 10, 2019

BELGIUM: Single Permit Implemented 1 January 2019

The Single Permit Directive (2011/98/EU) has finally been implemented in Belgium, effective 1 January 2019. Meanwhile, the Flanders region has prepared its […]