U.S. Government Reassure Indian Tech Sector

U.S. Government Reassure Indian Tech Sector

The United States government have reported to the Indian government that there is currently no significant change to the H1-B visa system underway despite well publicised news that wide spread changes will affect the visa system.  The reports state the through to 2018 there will be no significant changes and that the US administration intend […]

UK five year post-Brexit visa planned

UK five year post-Brexit visa planned

The implications of the Brexit vote last year have left the world wondering how the vote and subsequent exit from Europe will affect the immigration situation in the UK. Much uncertainty surrounds who will be allowed to stay in the UK and who will be granted visas to enter and work in the country.  There […]

Premium Investor Scheme introduced in Australia

Premium Investor Scheme introduced in Australia

In a bid to attract foreign investment it has been the policy of both Australia and New Zealand to allow wealthy entrepreneurs gain visas in exchange for large investment.  Australia has for some year had what has been dubbed the ‘golden visa’ which allows those investing over AUS$5m to gain permanent residency. The visas were […]

More restriction for H-1B visa applicants

More restriction for H-1B visa applicants

The US Government has suspended fast track visa applications for its H-1B visas. This comes in the wake of a huge amount of uncertainty surrounding the future of the H-1B visa category following the election of Donald Trump last year. It is still unclear how H-1B visas will be affected by the Trump administration but […]

Concern in Indian IT Sector over H-1B Visa Changes

Concern in Indian IT Sector over H-1B Visa Changes

There is a growing concern in India over a United States bill which has been introduced to reduce the number of skilled workers travelling the United States to work.  Indian citizens currently received 85% of H1-B visas mostly coming from the IT sector.  Recently put before to the United States House of Representatives  the H-1B visa changes […]

Indians worry over Trump plans for H-1B visa

Indians worry over Trump plans for H-1B visa

There is considerable concern in India over uncertainties that surround the overhaul of the visa system in the United States following the election of Donald Trump. The president elect has long said that one of his first jobs once he takes office would be to review the systems that control the entry of migrants to […]

Surge in Applicants for London Tech City Visas

Surge in Applicants for London Tech City Visas

Since the Brexit vote there has been huge uncertainty over where the United Kingdom will sit on immigration and the free flow of people around the European Union.  Back in 2014 Tech City in London was given the right to allocate two hundred special “Tech Nation” visas for non EU workers in an effort to […]