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Changes to UK Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Visa Route Announced

In order to prevent the UK Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) visa stream from fraudsters, an announcement of changes to this visa type has been made on July 10, 2014 by the UK's immigration minister James Brokenshire.

Friday, 15 August 2014Read More

UK Launches a New Visa for Chinese Mathematics

The UK’s Home Office has added a new 12 month “mathematics teacher exchange” scheme to the Tier 5 (Government Authorised Exchange) route. This plan is to bring around 60 maths teachers from Shanghai to work in the UK in March.

Friday, 15 August 2014Read More

UK Improves the Visa System for Chinese Nationals

The UK Home Office on early August announced a new improvement to the visa system in China, including 24-hour visa service, the expansion of mobile biometrics, and applying for both UK and Schengen visas with a single form.

Wednesday, 13 August 2014Read More

New Income Requirements Announced for Family sponsorship

The result of a recent UK Court of Appeal judgment upholds the recently revised income threshold requirements imposed under the new family migration rules.

In July 2012, the UK government introduced a revised minimum income threshold for British citizens to sponsor a non-EEA spouse or partner or child to come and live in the UK. Its purpose was to ensure that family migrants do not become reliant on local taxpayers for support and are encouraged to integrate effectively.

Wednesday, 23 July 2014Read More

UK Announces Changes in Visa Application Centres in Nigeria

It is announced that the new commercial partner for UK visa services, Teleperformance Ltd, takes over the running of visa application centres in Lekki, Lagos with the effect from July, 2014.

Monday, 7 July 2014Read More

UK Upgrades New Visa Regime for Chinese Applicants

It is now easier for Chinese nationals to come to the UK thanks to a series of reforms to the UK’s visa regime announced by the UK’s Home Secretary, Theresa May.

Monday, 7 July 2014Read More

Indian, Chinese Tourists Can Travel to UK and Ireland by Joint Visa

A joint visa initiative to be launched this autumn will allow visitors from China and India travel between Ireland and the UK.

Thursday, 3 July 2014Read More

UK Visa Application Centre Relocates from Nairobi to Westlands

UK Visa Application Center in Nairobi has moved to the new office in Westlands from the beginning of July.

Thursday, 3 July 2014Read More

Uk Government introduces new immigration reforms

Through The Immigration Bill which received Royal Assent on May 14, 2014, a series of reforms have been introduced which aim to ensure that the UK immigration system is: fairer to British citizens and legitimate migrants and tougher on those with no right to be in the UK.

Monday, 23 June 2014Read More

UK Opens New Visa Center in Jeddah

The UK Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia announced that a new UK visa application center was opened in Jeddah on 27 May 2014.

Friday, 30 May 2014Read More

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Latest Immigration News
  • Changes to UK Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Visa Route Announced
    In order to prevent the UK Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) visa stream from fraudsters, an announcement of changes to this visa type has been made on July 10, 2014 by the UK's immigration minister James Brokenshire.
  • UK Launches a New Visa for Chinese Mathematics
    The UK’s Home Office has added a new 12 month “mathematics teacher exchange” scheme to the Tier 5 (Government Authorised Exchange) route. This plan is to bring around 60 maths teachers from Shanghai to work in the UK in March.
  • UK Improves the Visa System for Chinese Nationals
    The UK Home Office on early August announced a new improvement to the visa system in China, including 24-hour visa service, the expansion of mobile biometrics, and applying for both UK and Schengen visas with a single form.