Work Permits

From February 4: Certificate of good conduct must for UAE work visa applicants

Abu Dhabi: Expatriates applying for a job in the UAE must first obtain a certificate of good conduct in order to be issued a work permit, a UAE …

Middle East

What Happens If You Switch Domestic Workers Too Frequently?

When it comes to hiring foreign domestic workers (FDWs), finding the right match for your family can be tough and it may be tempting to try out …

The Workplace

Singapore’s Latest Population Statistics and Outlook for the Property Market

By Property Soul (guest contributor)<p>The best property analysis released these days is not about the red-hot en bloc fever, or the optimistic …

Real Estate

How to get a working holiday visa in Canada

The land of northern lights, free-roaming moose, and 24-hour poutine might not be everyone’s idea of a fantastic working destination. But Canada’s …

Immigration

Landmark court ruling could stop deportations of foreign workers from Sweden over technicalities

The Swedish Migration Court of Appeal ruled that the Migration Agency should make assessments based on an overall assessment of an individual case, …

Sweden

UAE work permit fees linked to company classification

Abu Dhabi: Starting Monday, the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MORHE) will enforce a revised fee structure for issuing work permits …

Middle East

Filipino temporary workers hope to stay longer in Canada

Watch more in iWantv or TFC.tv<p>EDMONTON - Many Filipino Temporary Workers (TFWs) were desperate to stay longer in Canada, after the country …

Philippines

High Court victory sets precedent for migrant workers’ rights

by Humanitarian Organization for Migration Economics<p>Imagine paying thousands of dollars to land a job with a faraway employer you’ve never met or …

Newfoundland woman says paperwork gaffe nixed costly bid to reunite with family

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — A Newfoundland woman says one wrong checked box in a stack of paperwork wiped out thousands of dollars and years of effort to …

Canadian News

N.L. woman says paperwork gaffe nixed costly bid to reunite family

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - A Newfoundland woman says one wrong checked box in a stack of paperwork wiped out thousands of dollars and years of effort to …

Immigration

Chelsea's longest-serving player concedes defeat after zero appearances in eight years

The 25-year-old signed a five-year contract with Chelsea in September 2009, but has been constantly loaned out due to work permit issues stopping him …

English Premier League

FIFA demands visa, work permit and tax exemptions for 2026 World Cup

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - The United States and other countries hoping to host the 2026 World Cup should provide government guarantees on visa-free travel plus work permit and tax exemptions for their bids to be accepted, according to documents published by FIFA on Tuesday.<p>The U.S wants to …

FIFA

Over 1,000 foreigners risk losing jobs in S. Sudan over work permit

Over 1,000 foreigners risk losing jobs in S. Sudan over work permit<p>An internally displaced person (IDP) carries a sack of maize flour donated by …

Africa

Foreign students claim they were misled about chances of staying in Canada

Alberta immigration advocacy group warns many won't get permits to work here after graduation<p>Dozens of foreign students claim they were misled about …

Students

Soccer-FIFA demands visa, work permit and tax exemptions for 2026 World Cup

MANCHESTER, England, Nov 7 (Reuters) - The United States and other countries hoping to host the 2026 World Cup should provide government guarantees …

FIFA

Prostitution network discovered at Berlin refugee centre

Germany’s ZDF has found evidence of refugees in Berlin selling themselves for sex in order to get by. A network has developed, involving at least one refugee centre, where security guards are acting as pimps.<p>The famous Tiergarten in the city centre has become a haunt for the trade, which can …

Refugees

International students risk losing $800 a week over college strike

Tens of thousands of international students affected by a faculty strike at Ontario colleges are being reassured by immigration officials that they …

Students

Officials: International students won't face immigration penalties over Ontario college strike

Tens of thousands of international students affected by a faculty strike at Ontario colleges are being reassured by immigration officials that they …

Students

Ontario college strike won’t hurt international students’ immigration status: officials

Tens of thousands of international students affected by a faculty strike at Ontario colleges are being reassured by immigration officials that they …

Students

'Beyond their control': International students won't face immigration penalties over college strike

Foreign students are worried about finances, immigration status due to work stoppage<p>Tens of thousands of international students affected by a faculty …

Students

Barcelona’s African street traders swap crime for a crafty alternative - Khmer Times

<i>A cooperative enabling migrants to sell handmade goods at city markets offers‘a life of dignity’. By Sophie Davies</i><p>BARCELONA (Thomson Reuters …

Africa

Erasmus says no date set yet for his Munster departure

Rassie Erasmus has again insisted that the projected date of his return home to South Africa from Munster has not been decided, writes <b>Brendan …

News (Ireland)

West Ham Tries to Secure Work Permit for Talented Ghanaian Goalkeeper

West Ham are understood to be pressing ahead to complete a move for goalkeeper Joseph Anang as they work around the clock to secure a work permit for …

Sports

American family gets another chance to stay in Canada

Ottawa's decision to give an American family with a medically inadmissible child a second chance to stay in Canada came as a huge relief Thursday.<p>The …

Canadian News

Film and Television association cancels work permit of MSG actor Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh

Gurmeet ram Rahim Singh’s work permit cancelled.<p>Cine and TV Artists Association (CINTAA) has cancelled the work permit of the self-proclaimed rock …

Celebrity News (India)

Here's What to Know If DACA Ends

President Trump is expected to end the Obama-era program that protected young undocumented immigrants from deportation, according to reports. Under …

Immigration

Pastor Omotoso will hear next week if he gets bail

Derrick Spies, News24 Correspondent<p>ANC Women's League demand jail for Nigerian pastor, Timothy Omotoso, outside the Port Elizabeth Magistrate's …

News (South Africa)

Tottenham target Aurier granted UK work permit: reports

LONDON (Reuters) - Paris St Germain right back Serge Aurier has been granted a United Kingdom work permit and is set to join Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur, according to media reports on Wednesday.<p>Sky Sports said representatives of the 24-year-old Ivory Coast defender confirmed that a work …

Soccer

Spurs target Aurier granted permit

30 August 2017, 15:59<p>Paris St Germain right back Serge Aurier has been granted a United Kingdom work permit and is set to join Premier League club …

Soccer

'Daddy, let's go to Canada': The fearful Haitian march from Trump to Canada

Their lives changed in an instant that July day when the government letter arrived telling them that her work permit was not being renewed.

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