Posts tagged tier2 visa

Indians account for 57% of UK Tier 2 ...

UK Tier 2 visas issued

Indian nationals secured almost 60% of the Tier 2 skilled worker visas granted by the UK in the year ending September 2016, despite UK visa numbers falling to their lowest level since 2014. Employers need to have both a Tier 2 Sponsorship Licence and a Certificate of Sponsorship for each employee they need to employ on Tier 2 Visas. The figures were released […]

Indian mission in UK issues advisory ...

Indian mission in UK issues advisory

The Indian High Commission in London today advised Indian nationals in the UK to not entertain suspicious phone calls after some community members received calls demanding money for alleged mistakes on their passport and visa documents. The Indian High Commission in London today advised Indian nationals in the UK to not entertain suspicious phone calls […]

Malaysia Promotes Sustainable Tourism...

Malaysia Promotes Sustainable Tourism, Aims for One Million Indian Visitors

Malaysia has launched a new visa scheme that allows Indian passport holders to get an e-visa for a 15-day stay within 48 hours Tourism Malaysia is promoting sustainable tourism and niche travel products in India and aims to attract one million Indian visitors this year. A Malaysian delegation, led by Minister of Tourism and Culture […]

EU states back call for UK to agree €...

EU states back call for UK to agree €60bn exit bill before trade talks

European Union’s senior officials have informed that this plan of action was intended to prevent the issues of tariffs and trade dominating the talks, while admitting that this would result in the negotiating parties having nothing to talk about for several months ahead. The top officials at Brussels have also confirmed that EU leaders who […]

The most (and least) powerful passpor...

The most (and least) powerful passports in the world revealed

German travellers hold the world’s strongest passport and can visit the most countries without needing to apply for a visa, according to a newly-updated travel index. A total of 157 countries offer Germans either visa-free access or a visa on arrival, making citizens of the central European nation the most privileged passport holders on the planet. The […]

Business groups slam Migration Watch ...

Business groups slam Migration Watch UK for misleading UK Visa Tier 2 visa report

UK business leaders have launched a scathing attack on Migration Watch UK – a self-proclaimed, independent, non-political think tank, which campaigns for tighter UK immigration rules – after the organisation claimed that the Tier 2 visa system and Tier 2 Sponsorship Licence scheme had a ‘negligible effect on the ability of companies to recruit skilled workers from non-EU nations. The anti-immigration […]

Br exit won’t mean ‘cliff...

Br exit won't mean 'cliff-edge' shift in migration policy

The immigration minister has tried to reassure business and industry that there will be “no cliff-edge” change in migration policy post-Br exit. But Robert Goodwill has hinted that the new system for controlling migration from the European Union could involve different rules for different sectors of the British economy as well as allowing flows to fill skill […]

New Permanent Residence UK Visa for E...

New Permanent Residence UK Visa for EU citizens in the UK, report Announced

EU citizens – who can prove five years of residency in the UK  be given permanent residence status, which can be converted to a new type of indefinite leave to remain once the UK exits the European Union altogether. EU citizens once the UK leaves the EU.  The current UK visa system for non-EU citizen workers the Tier 2 visa and Tier […]

UK immigration laws are stifling cult...

UK immigration laws are stifling culture

Trump’s controversial immigration order has caused international outrage. One story that particularly resonated with Trump’s critics was that of Asghar Farhadi, the director of The Salesman, who boycotted the Oscars this year because he was born in Iran, one of the countries on Trump’s blacklist. Though Farhadi was granted access to the US, he said he […]

Business Visa, Tier 1 Entrepreneur UK...

Business Visa, Tier 1 Entrepreneur

UK immigration team celebrated another notable UK visa success story last month when it attained a Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa for a US client in only 24 hours. The Tier1 Entrepreneur visa enables non-EEA nationals to pursue the entrepreneurial aim of starting a business in the UK and is normally granted for an initial 3 years and 4 months.UK  market […]