Irish/United States J1 visa arrangements to continue

Irish/United States J1 visa arrangements to continue

Further to the much discussed migrant crackdown reported by Donald Trump during his presidential campaign there has been concern over the future of migrants to the United States across the world.  One group have had their fears allayed with the announcement that the J1 visa scheme which allows citizens of the Republic of Ireland travel […]

India and Qatar seek greater co-operation

India and Qatar seek greater co-operation

Recent bilateral meetings held between two leaders – the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Qatari counterpart Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani in Delhi have resulted in four deals between the two countries. These include cyberspace, investments and crucially visa arrangements between the two countries. The new regulations announced allow holders […]

New Announcements on E-Visa Scheme in India

New Announcements on E-Visa Scheme in India

The e-visa scheme introduced by the government of India is to be expanded. For the first time sea-ports have been included in the list of designated ports allowing e-visa entry.  These include Mumbai, Chennai Kochi, Goa and Mangalore ports.  These newly announced ports are in addition to the 16 airports already allowed to let e-visa […]

Visa free travel to Canada for Mexicans begins

Visa free travel to Canada for Mexicans begins

Since the beginning of December 2016 Mexican’s no longer need a visa to enter Canada. Following comments in the run up to the presidential elections in the USA regarding Donald Trump’s promised to crack down on illegal immigrants, the introduction of the visa free rules is worrying many Canadian’s. Officials in Canada are preparing themselves […]