Expat News Tagged 'Immigration'

Skilled Foreigners Being Turned Away For UK Visas

Skilled Foreigners Being Turned Away For UK Visas

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 18 June, 2018

Lower-paid medical practitioners are increasingly having their request for UK working visas rejected, as a result of immigration quotas. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | business | public sector | law | employees | United Kingdom | education | professionals | Expats | Immigration | Other | Immigration

 

IoM Seeing Positive Results From Work Permit Reforms

IoM Seeing Positive Results From Work Permit Reforms

By by Jason Gorringe, Tax-News.com, London, 05 March, 2018

The Isle of Man Government says it is seeing positive results from recent changes to the island's work permit system, with the vast majority of work permit applications submitted online being processed within one working day. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | Isle of Man | employees | international financial centres (IFC) | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Immigration

 

Younger UK Passport Holders Can Use Simpler Online Renewal Service

Younger UK Passport Holders Can Use Simpler Online Renewal Service

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com, 19 December, 2017

British passport holders between the ages of 16 and 25 can now use the online passport renewal service, which was previously available only to people aged 26 or older. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | law | United Kingdom | Expats | Immigration | Other | Immigration

 

European Court Rules In Major UK Immigration Case

European Court Rules In Major UK Immigration Case

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com, 28 November, 2017

Europe's top court has delivered a landmark ruling that will benefit married couples where one is an EU citizen who newly takes up citizenship in an EU country and their non-EU spouse seeks to join them. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | court | law | Algeria | United Kingdom | legislation | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Europe | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

UK Letting Agent Fee Ban A Boon For Temporary Residents

UK Letting Agent Fee Ban A Boon For Temporary Residents

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 15 November, 2017

The cost of temporarily renting property in the UK is to likely drop under legislation tabled before the UK's parliament that would prevent tenants from being charged letting fees. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Mortgages | law | fees | enforcement | legislation | penalties | services | Expats | Immigration | Immigration

 

Shanghai FTZ To Remove Bureaucracy For Expats

Shanghai FTZ To Remove Bureaucracy For Expats

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com, 21 August, 2017

The Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone, the low-tax industrial zone, is taking steps to speed up residence and work permit applications for foreigners. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | Taiwan | professionals | Hong Kong | trade | free trade zone | Expat Services | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

 

Jersey Increases Fees For Expat Workers

Jersey Increases Fees For Expat Workers

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 22 May, 2017

Jersey has announced plans to increase the cost of registration cards and licenses for those living and working on the island. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | business | international financial centres (IFC) | Jersey | fees | offshore | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

Isle Of Man's ICT Sector Work Permit Waiver 'A Success'

Isle Of Man's ICT Sector Work Permit Waiver 'A Success'

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 25 April, 2017

The Isle of Man's work permit exemption for skilled workers in the ICT and e-Business sectors has been in high demand since it was introduced in March 2016. Read full story »

Tags: Isle of Man | Finance | business | commerce | e-commerce | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Personal Finance | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

Shanghai FTZ Foreign Experts Get 'Green Card' Right

Shanghai FTZ Foreign Experts Get 'Green Card' Right

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com, 20 April, 2017

The Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone can now recommend foreigner experts and their families for Chinese permanent residence "green card" permits. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | employees | China | professionals | trade | free trade zone | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

 



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