Category Archives: Visas and International Travel

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Shanghai China: Changes to Applications for China Working Visas and Working Permits

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Shanghai China: Changes to Applications for China Working Visas and Work Permits The Shanghai Municipal Human Resources and Social Security Bureau has implemented several rule changes to the processes for obtaining China Working Visas and Work Permits. These changes should make the process easier and…

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United Kingdom Tier 2 General Visas for Migrants Exceed Monthly Quota in December

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United Kingdom Tier 2 General Visas for Migrants Exceed Monthly Quota in December The United Kingdom Home Office’s Visa and Immigration Bureau reports that Tier 2 General Visas for Migrants exceed the December 1,500 monthly quota, refusing over 100 applications. Most of these applications are…

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Germany Implements ICT Directive

Germany Implements ICT Directive

By | Corporate Relocation, Global Mobility, Global Relocation, Global Relocation Challenges, Global Relocation Trends, New Global Relocation Rules, Relocation Challenges, Relocation Management, Relocation to Europe, Visas and International Travel, Workforce Mobility | No Comments

Germany Implements ICT Directive – Will you or your transferees be affected? What has changed? Effective immediately, Germany Implements ICT Directive – the German parliament has implemented an ICT Directive which intends to regulate the conditions for entry and residence of thirty-country nationals within the…

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Canada Citizen Act changes

Canada Making Changes to Citizen Act

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Are you ready for the changes to the Canada Citizen Act? The following information is important to all human resource and mobility managers that work in Canada and are looking to hire and relocate talent from other countries. This does not pertain to short-term assignments…

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