Chinese New Year Celebrations in Canada

Chinese New Year Celebrations in Canada

The Canadian Museum of Immigration is all set to host Lunar New Year celebrations in Halifax, Nova Scotia on February 10th, 2018. Also known as Chinese New Year, the museum will host Chinese festivities, martial arts performance, live music, and Chinese traditional dance. It is open to people of all cultures. They will get to […]

Canadian Atlantic Provinces New Student Program to Attract Students

Canadian Atlantic Provinces New Student Program to Attract Students

The Atlantic provinces of Canada have always had to face a tough competition of retaining international students against the more innovative markets – British Columbia, Ontario, and Quebec. However, the provinces have come up with a unique plan that will help retain students for work. Atlantic Provinces have a retention rate of 60 percent while […]

China Govt. Introduced New Visa Category for Skilled Filipinos

China Govt. Introduced New Visa Category for Skilled Filipinos

Skilled Filipinos are excited about working in China after the government included them under a new visa category. It allows talent Filipinos to work in Shanghai as confirmed by the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration. The visa is called the China “R” Visa or China Talent Visa. Those eligible for the visa include foreign scientists, international […]

British Airways CEO Requests UK to Reduce Chinese Visa Costs

British Airways CEO Requests UK to Reduce Chinese Visa Costs

Willie Walsh, CEO of the company that owns British Airways, wants the UK government to fulfill the promise they made a couple of years ago. The 10-year UK visitor visa for Chinese tourists Visa Costs is very expensive, costing as much as £767. Over the years, visitors from China have reduced because other visas of […]

Indian Medical Visa Requires a lot of changes

Indian Medical Visa Requires a lot of changes

India is famous for its medical tourism, especially in its neighboring countries including Pakistan, Nepal, and Bangladesh. But it doesn’t look like the Indian government is doing much about improving the medical visa. It was started almost 10 years ago to issue visa immediately since a tourist or business visa may take anywhere between three […]

Justin Trudeau Signs Investment Deals with Big Indian Companies

Justin Trudeau Signs Investment Deals with Big Indian Companies

Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, is on a seven-day long trip to India along with his wife, Sophie, and three young children. He landed in New Delhi, visited the Taj Mahal, but the majority of his business took place in Mumbai. He met with several company heads including Tata and Sons, Birla, and Infosys on […]

Free Visa for Foreign Scientists in Saudi Arabia

Free Visa for Foreign Scientists in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia wants its people to be healthy and free from any diseases and therefore, has launched a program that offers free visas to foreign experts and scientists for improving the healthcare sector. Ahmed Al Aamiri, secretary general, Saudi Health Council, is very happy with the decision the cabinet made in the last week. The […]

UK Government Increases Tier 2 Visa Cap again

UK Government Increases Tier 2 Visa Cap again

In 2011, when Theresa May, was the Home Secretary, she set a limit of accepting only 20,700 skilled immigrants every year. Apart from that, the UK government could only issue a fixed number of tier 2 visa every month. Between 2011 and 2017, the UK government hit the cap only once, which was in December […]

Australian Minister Wish for Passport-free Travel

Australian Minister Wish for Passport-free Travel

Getting on a random plane and walking straight out of the airport is every traveler’s dream and an Australian minister says that it will be a reality in just a couple years. Peter Dutton, Home Affairs Minister of Australia, said that the government is testing the prototype at the Canberra airport and a success rate […]

Albania Handover Immigration Rights to EU Police

Albania Handover Immigration Rights to EU Police

The Western Balkans has some of the most troubled European countries. Albania has finally given up and asked the European Union police to handle immigration issues. The European Union hopes that it would be a model for other Western Balkan countries to follow. Dimitris Avramopoulos, Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs, and Citizenship, European Union, said […]