Australian Immigrants Paid Below Minimum Wage

Australian Immigrants Paid Below Minimum Wage

  A report called, Wage Theft in Australia has revealed that immigrants in Australia receive the worst amount in wages. These workers are subjected to the worst working conditions, and most are suffering this unpleasant treatment in silence. According to the report, about half of migrant workers in Australia are paid wages that are about […]

Saint Lucians to go to Barbados for Canadian Visas

Saint Lucians to go to Barbados for Canadian Visas

Anton Edmunds, the Saint Lucian ambassador to the US, has announced that all citizens of Saint Lucian seeking Canadian visas should go to Canada’s High Commission in Barbados to submit their applications in addition to the already-existing embassy in Trinidad and Tobago. This announcement was released on Sunday, November 4, over the media where Edmunds […]

Australia Extends Working Holiday Visa for up to 3 years

Australia Extends Working Holiday Visa for up to 3 years

On Monday, November 5, Australia announced its decision to extend the validity of the Working Holiday Visa. This decision was engendered by the rising shortage of farm labourers in the country. So with this change, holders of the backpacker visa simply have to spend a minimum of six months in Australia doing agricultural work, and […]

Indian Sued for Marriage Permanent Residency Scam

Indian Sued for Marriage Permanent Residency Scam

An Indian citizen who allegedly masterminded a marriage visa scam in Australia has been sued to court. The scam involved over 150 applicants from South Asia, who wanted a partner visa and were ready to pay huge amounts of money to keep living in Australia. The Indian, Jagjit Singh, 32, is accused of being the […]

Africans to Obtain Visa on Arrival in Ethiopia

Africans to Obtain Visa on Arrival in Ethiopia

Ethiopia has announced that with effect from November 9, citizens of all African countries will not require a prior application to gain entry into Ethiopia but would instead obtain their visas upon arrival in the country. This development is in adherence to Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia’s Prime Minister’s vision of creating a full and closer regional […]