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Do you have a professional level contract in the UK paying at least £180 per day? If so, we can help you find a sponsor and obtain a UK Tier 2 (General) skilled worker visa. It is easier to switch if you already have a Tier 1 PSW visa or Tier 4 student visa or Tier 2 Visa. The UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur scheme may also be an option. Why not contact the London office for further details.
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Record numbers enter UK from the Philippines
Record numbers of Filipinos entered the UK in the year to March 2014, according to a statement released by the British Embassy.
In the 12 months prior to March 2014 there were 49,000 visas issued to Filipinos, which was a 27% increase on the previous year.
The statement also said that over 90% of all visa applications from Filipinos are approved.
Canada announces new visa application program
The Canadian government has launched a new initiative to speed up the visa application process for citizens from India and Brazil.
As part of this pilot program, applicants will no longer have to visit immigration centres but can apply online, reducing the turnaround time to complete the process.
UK migration on the increase
Net migration in the UK has increased by 38% in the year 2013-2014 according to government statistics.
EU citizens made up around two-thirds of the growth, but for the first time in three years there was also an increase in immigrants coming from outside the EU.
Australia Immigration Opportunities
Australia has some of the best skilled immigration programs in the World. We can ensure that your Australian visa applications are dealt with competently and efficiently so maximising your chances of success. We can help with Skilled Independent and State sponsored visas and a number of other Australian visa categories.
EB-5 US investor visa exceeds allocation
The EB-5 US Investor visa has run out of visas after a huge surge in demand from Chinese applicants.
This is the first time in 24 years that the annual limit of 10,000 visas has been reached. However a new visa allocation will be available from 1st of October.
New joint visa announced for Cricket fans travelling to Australia and New Zealand for 2015 World Cup
This means cricket fans will be able to travel between the two countries on the one visa, instead of having to apply separately.
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