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The Filipino emigrant workforce

19:21 26/09/2014
Beginning in the 1970s the Philippines has focused on exporting labor overseas. In the first years of this new policy the numbers were relatively small, in the tens of thousands, but this continually...

UAE wants easier US visa regulations and be added to visit visa waiver program

11:15 16/03/2012
The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry is pushing for the US to ease B-1/B-2 visit visa requirements for United Arab Emirates nationals to make it easier for them to visit the US. Hamad Buamim,...

UK sees increase in Middle East tourists coming on UK visitor visas in 2011

18:20 23/02/2012
In 2011, the UK welcomed more visitors than ever from the Middle East, according to VisitBritain, the UK's national tourist authority. Thanks to the Olympics and the Queens Diamond Jubilee taking...

US launches virtual embassy in Iran

19:43 09/12/2011
More than three decades after the US embassy in Tehran was closed, the US has officially opened a virtual embassy for Iran to encourage dialogue with the Iranian people and to help Iranians with...

No UK visa processing in Iran due to embassy closure

16:18 02/12/2011
The UK Border Agency announced they will no longer be processing visas at the application centre at the British Embassy in Tehran, Iran and the entire embassy will be closed until further notice. "We...

UK tourist visas will allow entry to Ireland for nationals of 14 countries

14:35 17/05/2011
Starting on 1 July 2011 and continuing until October 2012, a UK tourist visa will allow entry to Ireland for nationals of India and China, as well as for nationals of 12 other countries in Eastern...

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