Category Archives: Global Relocation Challenges

Man wearing green shirt, smiling, with dark hair, and woman wearing shirt with green sleeves and black vest, smiling, with dark hair, both are from India, filling out paperwork for immigration that is subject to increased premium processing fees

USCIS Adjusting Premium Processing Fees to Improve Adjudications and Service Processes

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USCIS Adjusting Premium Processing Fees to Improve Adjudications and Service Processes The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) will increase premium processing fees for some forms starting on October 1, 2018. The fees will increase by 14.92%, reflecting the percentage increase in inflation since implementation…

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EU Blue Card and Single Permit Directive Allow Non-EU Citizens to Work in EU Countries

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EU Blue Card and Single Permit Directive Allow Non-EU Citizens to Work in EU Countries Within the European Union (EU), the EU Blue Card program allows non-EU citizens to work in EU countries. Applicants for the EU Blue Card must meet specific criteria before they…

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Global Talent Shortage Can Be Mitigated With Global Relocation

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Global Talent Shortage Can Be Mitigated With Global Relocation Korn Ferry’s study “Global Talent Crunch” highlights the skilled talent shortage impacting countries and specific industries around the world. Many countries are already facing a skilled talent shortage across several industries. The study examines the talent…

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Spain’s Changing Economy Leads to Relocation Opportunities

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Spain’s Changing Economy Leads to Relocation Opportunities Since undergoing a massive retrenchment from 2008 through 2013 when it lost 9% of its Gross Domestic Product in real terms, Spain’s changing economy has recovered and is now transforming into a global technology power center. As of…

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European Union Member States Must Recognize Residency Rights of Same Sex Spouses

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European Union Member States Must Recognize Residency Rights of Same Sex Spouses A new rule from the European Court of Justice, located in Luxembourg, requires European Union (EU) countries to recognize the residency rights of same sex spouses. The rule applies even if the countries…

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