Brexit: UK Citizens Might Need New Passports After April 12

Brexit: UK Citizens Might Need New Passports After April 12

The UK Home Office has warned British citizens to check their passports if they have any plans to travel to the EU zone after Friday, April 12, 2019. The British government published a notice on its official website informing British citizens that for them to be able to travel to the EU after this week […]

Innovator Visa Offers Many Advantages for Non-EU Citizens

Innovator Visa Offers Many Advantages for Non-EU Citizens

A new immigration route – the innovator visa – Has been opened by the Home office to substitute Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa route. However, the closure of the route should not be a cause for alarm for those individuals who are using the Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa, as they are still eligible for extension and […]

Report Says Immigrants Detention System in the UK is Inhumane

Report Says Immigrants Detention System in the UK is Inhumane

On 21 Mar 2018, the Home Affairs Committee of the British parliament released a report accusing the United Kingdom of wrongfully detaining asylum seekers and other immigrants, holding them while vulnerable as well as holding them for too long. Following the exposition of the physical and verbal abuse received by detainees at the Brook House […]

UK Announces New List of Countries to Get Easier Student Visas

UK Announces New List of Countries to Get Easier Student Visas

The revised list of countries to enjoy easier UK student visas released by the Home Office yet again excludes India despite Prime Minister Theresa May’s continuous claim that links with India are imperative to the UK after exiting the European Union. The inclusion of China but not India in the list released in June 2018 […]

New UK Travel Conditions for Post Brexit

New UK Travel Conditions for Post Brexit

With all the warnings and concerns voiced by the public over the state of the UK over a no-deal Brexit, Philip Hammond, the Chancellor announced that free movement into the UK will end, and they will shift their focus on how to attract talents whose skills and professions are needed in the country. The e-gates […]

UK Golden Visa: Swiss Visa Becomes the Next Option for Investors

UK Golden Visa: Swiss Visa Becomes the Next Option for Investors

With the UK bringing changes to its immigration policies which will come into effect by April 1, 2019, wealthy Asians who have commercial properties in Canary Wharf and Russians acquiring mansions in Belgravia have been faced with the challenge of getting a domicile both for their assets and themselves. UK 2 Million Visa Scheme Ended […]

Relaxed UK Visa Rules Does Not Favour Indian Students

Relaxed UK Visa Rules Does Not Favour Indian Students

The UK government on Thursday announced the changes to its visa and immigration system. These changes include the introducing of two new visa categories for people from all over the world looking to do business in the UK and the inclusion of more countries to its list of countries that enjoy its streamlined student visa […]

UK to Open E-Gates to 7 Countries Come March 11, 2019

UK to Open E-Gates to 7 Countries Come March 11, 2019

With effect from March 11, 2019, UK Visa applicants from the US and six other countries will be able to enter the UK with electronic passport control gates. This system was made public in October 2018, and its supporting legislation was passed just last month; February 2019. Electronic passport control gates which are also known […]

Defence Minister Hints Theresa May to Announce Brexit Extension

Defence Minister Hints Theresa May to Announce Brexit Extension

It is likely that Theresa May would announce an extension to Brexit when she returns from Egypt where she’s participating in an EU leaders’ gathering, a government official said. The defence minister, Tobias Ellwood, revealed that Mrs. May is expected to announce Brexit delay following her withdrawal from holding a second vote this week and […]

Ministers Threaten to Resign to Stop a No-deal Brexit

Ministers Threaten to Resign to Stop a No-deal Brexit

If Prime Minister Theresa May looks on as UK crashes out of EU, several ministers on the cabinet are ready to walk away. Some have gone as far as giving her until the end of the month to save the situation. The UK is facing uncertainties over its departure from the European Union slated for […]

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