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UK proposes to cut visit visas from 6 to 3 months

17:28 19/12/2007
• Media Center » Video Immigration News The United Kingdom's Immigration and Borders Agency has published a consultation paper that proposes to cut the validity period of British visit visas by 50%...

UK - Prime Minister to unveil English requirement for migrants

11:25 06/11/2007
• Media Center » Video Immigration News Gordon Brown is expected to announce plans for requiring skilled and highly skilled migrants to have a solid grasp of English in his first Queen's Speech as...

UK visas, work permits and application costs to rise for April, 2007

19:16 31/10/2006
• Watch This Video The Home Office for the United Kingdom announced on 30 October that it was reviewing the way migrants were charged for work permits, student visas and nationality applications. A...

Non-EU skilled workers win in UK immigration plan

9:25 03/08/2006
Skilled individuals from outside the European Union (EU) were the big winners in last week's new wave of immigration policies announced by Home Secretary John Reid. The Government is keen to...

UK ministers kill amnesty for immigrants

11:46 12/07/2006
• Watch This Video A review of UK border controls has concluded, and the ministers have scrapped the idea of a possible amnesty for illegal residents in Britain . Immigration Minister Liam Byrne had...

UK, majority oppose amnesty for migrants

19:34 06/07/2006
A large majority of UK residents are against offering an amnesty to illegal immigrants, a poll suggests. The YouGov survey for the think-tank MigrationWatch, which campaigns against mass migration,...