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Percent rise in Indian students obtai...

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The number of Indian students being granted Tier 4 visas to study at UK universities has seen a six percent increase for the first time since 2009, according to official government data. Based on figures from the Office of National Statistics (ONS), between July and September this year, 8,692 student visas were approved for Indian applicants, which […]

Demands for 457 visa reform reignited...

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Australian business groups are reigniting the campaign for 457 visa reform, stating that the time has come to ‘dispel misinformation about the 457 visa scheme….’ In a move likely to create friction with unions over the 457 visa for temporary skilled migrants, business groups are demanding that the government abolishes ‘Labor-era market testing arrangements in […]