Germans Can Now Avail Visa-Free Travel to Uzbekistan

Germans Can Now Avail Visa-Free Travel to Uzbekistan

Last Friday, Uzbekistan announced that Germans can now visit their country and stay for up to 30 days, visa-free to boost tourism. Uzbekistan was formerly a Soviet country and is emerging from long-term isolation. Uzbekistan first made this visa-free waiver to France and Germany is the second country in the EU to be getting the […]

Germany Eases Visa Rules for Non-EU Skilled Workers

Germany Eases Visa Rules for Non-EU Skilled Workers

The cabinet of Germany’s Chancellor, Angela Merkel, approved a new visa rule which will still need the approval of parliament by next year possibly with some amendments. The country’s Minister for Economy, Peter Altmaier, called the day of the cabinet’s decision, a “historic day” as it marked the day Germany’s first immigration law was made. […]

Germany Has Caught up to Britain in Tech-worker Immigration

Germany Has Caught up to Britain in Tech-worker Immigration

The tech sector in the UK sparks a lot of envy from other countries in Europe: it has a teeming number of top-rated startups and more funding than any of its contemporaries in Europe. With Brexit on the brink of happening, policy makers, investors, and entrepreneurs are all keen on finding out what the aftermath […]

German Consulates in the Middle East Sell Forged German Visas

German Consulates in the Middle East Sell Forged German Visas

Some corrupt officials in some of the German consulates in the Middle East have been discovered to be in collaboration with people who smuggle in illegal immigrants. These officials have been selling forged visas to immigrants who want to move to Germany as asylum seekers. According to the German Der Spiegel weekly which carried this […]

Germany to Approve New Law to Find Skilled Immigrants

Germany to Approve New Law to Find Skilled Immigrants

For quite a while, businesses in Germany have been requesting that the German government open a more accessible path for skilled workers to come to Germany. They demand that this also include skilled workers from non-EU nationals. Presently, Germany has a very low unemployment level just 2.2 million out of work. This has presented several […]