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Brazil and Argentina to introduce new joint visa for China

Brazil and Argentina are examining the possibility of a new visa joint for China, which would allow Chinese nationals to visit both countries with only one tourist visa. Speaking at the 8th Global Tourism Economy Forum held in Macao this week, Argentina’s Minister of Tourism, Gustavo Santos, said that the visa could be extended to include other South American countries as well. Marcelo Alvaro Antonio, Brazil’s Minister of Tourism also spoke at the forum, saying that they [...]

Over 50 US Business School Deans and CEOs Call For H-1B Visa Reforms

More than 50 US business school deans and company CEOs have signed an open letter calling on President Donald Trump and Congress leaders to reform the current H-1B visa cap. They worry that their current immigration policies are hurting the economic growth of the country. More specifically, they believe the 85,000 cap on annually-issued H1-B visas is too low, and will not produce the necessary talent that the US economy needs to strive. “We are needlessly capping [...]

By | 2019-10-17T13:31:14+00:00 October 17th, 2019|H1B Visa News Portal|

UK’s new Innovator Visa gets only four applications in three months

The UK’s new Innovator Visa has been called too limiting after only two applicants (out of a total of four applications) received the visa in the first three months of its launch. In contrast, the Start-up visa, which was introduced at the same time, received 32 applications in its first three months, out of which 23 were successful. The Innovator Visa is part of the changes which the UK government has made to its immigration rules in [...]

By | 2019-10-16T17:11:55+00:00 October 16th, 2019|UK Visa/Passport News|

Saudi Arabia extends tourist visas to US and Schengen visa holders

Holders of Schengen and US visas are now eligible for the new Saudi Arabia Tourist Visa. Last month, Saudi Arabia launched a new Tourist e-Visa which is available to a select few nations, including the US, EU, United Kingdom, and several Asian countries. Now, the Kingdom has extended the possibility of a tourist visa to those who already have a visa for the US or Schengen. Ahmad Al-Khateeb, chairman of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National [...]

By | 2019-10-14T17:00:38+00:00 October 14th, 2019|Saudi Arabia Visa/Passport News|

Canada’s Liberal Party Supports Granting Visa-free Travel to Ukrainian citizens

Canada’s ruling party, the Liberal Party, seemingly supports the possible introduction of visa-free travel to Ukrainian citizens, reports Ukrainian media outlet, Ukrinform. This is stated on the official response of the Liberal Party directed to the Ukrainian Canadian Congress, which reads: “During the visit of President Zelensky to Canada in July, our government discussed facilitating the requirements that Ukrainian citizens need to meet for traveling to Canada. Our party is convinced of the need to continue these [...]

By | 2019-10-14T16:53:32+00:00 October 14th, 2019|Canada Visa/Passport News|

China to restrict visas for US citizens with “anti-China” links

The Chinese government intends to ban US nationals who have so-called “anti-China” links from entering the country. China’s Ministry of Public Security has been planning to restrict the travel of anyone who is linked to U.S. Intelligence Services and human rights groups for months now. However, the decision at this time is likely a result of rising concern in Beijing that the US and other governments are using these organizations to encourage the anti-government protests in mainland [...]

By | 2019-10-11T12:24:17+00:00 October 11th, 2019|US Visa/Passport News|

How to Get Israel Citizenship?

Israeli citizenship is a status that enables a person to live in Israel, work, study, hold an Israeli passport and vote here, among others. Israeli citizenship comes with a lot of benefits for those living here. However, not everyone can become an Israeli citizen. In fact, there are only three main routes, through which one can apply to become a citizen of Israel. These are: Jus sanguinis -citizenship by descent) for Jews. Jus soli - citizenship by [...]

By | 2019-09-30T12:32:12+00:00 September 30th, 2019|Tips|

How to Move to Israel?

Israel is a very popular destination for travelers who want to explore the ‘Holy Land’ of world’s three biggest religions. Moreover, it is very famous for expats moving to the country to study or work, as well as the Jewish diaspora for whom the Israeli government has made it very easy to move and settle in Israel. If you have thought about moving to an interesting place, full of young and careless people that has wonderful food [...]

By | 2019-09-30T12:27:41+00:00 September 30th, 2019|Tips|

How to Move to Canada From USA?

If you are a US citizen wanting to visit Canada as a tourist, you can do that without requiring a visa. US citizens can stay in Canada for up to six months with just their US passport, but if you want to immigrate to Canada from USA, then there are a few conditions you have to meet. How Can You Move to Canada From the USA? US citizens can obtain Canadian citizenship, but just as other foreign [...]

By | 2019-08-26T13:15:37+00:00 August 26th, 2019|Tips|

Do I Need a Passport to Go to Ireland From the UK?

Do I Need a Passport to Go to Ireland From the UK? No, if you are a citizen of the UK, you do not need a passport to travel to Ireland. That’s because Ireland and the UK along with the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands are part of the Common Travel Area. According to the laws of the agreement, there is minimal control on the internal borders of these countries. As such, you technically do [...]

By | 2019-08-14T16:24:04+00:00 August 2nd, 2019|Tips|