Maryland High School Thrust and Immigration Debate

Maryland High School Thrust and Immigration Debate

After a 14-year-old student in a high school in Maryland was raped by two students in the bathroom, the community of Maryland has been thrown into a fierce debate about migration, especially when it was discovered that one of the perpetrators came into the country from Central America illegally. Angry protesters on either fence of […]

Immigrant Protections Expanded by Los Angeles Mayor: Said on 22 March

Immigrant Protections Expanded by Los Angeles Mayor: Said on 22 March

Mayor of Los Angeles on Tuesday enlarged the protections for migrants who came into the nation undocumented, stressing the states’ refusal to assist the current administration’s effort to hunt down undocumented migrants. An executive order requested that the fire chiefs of the airport and port security officials to comply with the police department’s structure of […]

No Visa Issuance to Nigerians, says Switzerland

No Visa Issuance to Nigerians, says Switzerland

On Wednesday Mr Yves Nicolet, the chief diplomat of the country of Switzerland in Lagos stated that his department in charge of Nigerians had no responsibility whatsoever to issue out permits to intending applicants. Yves disclosed in a meeting in Lagos that the best shot for permit applicants of Nigerian and non-Nigerian descent was via […]

U.S. EB-5 Visa Comes Under Fire

U.S. EB-5 Visa Comes Under Fire

With all the talk for now being on the changes to the H1-B visa class in the USA attention has been drawn away from possible changes to other via categories. In particular, the EB-5 visa often referred to the ‘golden ticket visa’ is under scrutiny. Many have been calling for an end, or at least […]

Infosys Abstains from Applying for H1B Visas

Infosys Abstains from Applying for H1B Visas

The difficulties associated with getting an H1-B permit in the United States have become even more difficult as major Information Technology firms are refraining from submitting applications for the United States work permit for its junior staff, those with around less than four years working experience. The firms are trying to avoid any complications arising […]

No African Citizens Granted Visas for California Trade Summit

No African Citizens Granted Visas for California Trade Summit

A yearly trade summit for African nationals in California was not attended by Africans after around 60 attendees were denied a permit, organisers of the summit told reporters. The Global Economic and development summit for Africans is a summit that lasts for around three days and takes place at the University of Southern California. It […]

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 Visa £1,000 Immigration Skills Charge for Tier 2 Visas

UK Visa £1,000 Immigration Skills Charge for Tier 2 Visas

A price cap for a lot of Tier 2 permit holders is set to be implemented from 6th of April 2017. This alteration made to the permit laws of the United Kingdom will eventually make it costly and almost impossible for hiring companies with tier 2 support grant hoping to recruit non-European Union citizens holding […]