Expat News Tagged 'Visas and Passports'

Shanghai Grants First 'Entrepreneurship' Visa

Shanghai Grants First 'Entrepreneurship' Visa

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 30 August, 2018

Shanghai authorities have issued the city state's first "entrepreneurship visa" to a foreign national. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | business | entrepreneurs | China | Expats | Visas and Passports

 

Shanghai Attracts Foreign Experts With Special Visas

Shanghai Attracts Foreign Experts With Special Visas

By Fiona Moore, for Expatbriefing.com, 29 March, 2018

The Shanghai Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone, half of which is located in the Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone, reports that Shanghai has granted 52 special "R visas" to high-profile foreign experts since the start of this year. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | employees | international financial centres (IFC) | China | offshore | professionals | construction | services | Expats | Visas and Passports

 

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

 

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

 

Malta Work Permit Processing Times Slashed

Malta Work Permit Processing Times Slashed

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com, 14 November, 2017

Malta's immigration authority, Identity Malta, has slashed processing times for issuing single work permits. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Citizenship | Malta | employees | international financial centres (IFC) | construction | Expats | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

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

 

 

US May Block New Visa Route For Int'l Entrepreneurs

US May Block New Visa Route For Int'l Entrepreneurs

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com, 14 July, 2017

The United States look set to drop plans floated by the Obama administration for visa concessions for international entrepreneurs. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | investment | business | entrepreneurs | United States | Expats | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | business investment | Work | Working Abroad | 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

 

BVI Sets New Work Permit Fees

BVI Sets New Work Permit Fees

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com, 21 April, 2017

The British Virgin Islands has announced new work permit fees, which will take effect from May 15, 2017. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | Virgin Islands | fees | individual income tax | British Virgin Islands | Employment | Expats | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

 




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