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U.S.: Biden Administration to Relax Travel Proclamations and Allow Entry to Vaccinated Travelers

September 23, 2021

On 20 September 2021, the Biden administration announced it would simultaneously relax travel restrictions for foreign nationals traveling from China, Iran, the Schengen Area, the U.K., Brazil, Ireland, South Africa, and India, and impose new travel requirements for travelers from all other countries.

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Global Immigration Weekly Roundup – 10th December 2018

December 10, 2018

The latest global immigration news in your weekly newsletter from Newland Chase. We bring you news from Singapore, Netherlands, USA, Malaysia, South Africa and Mexico. In our Company News, meet Enrique Arellano, Newland Chase Managing Director Mexico. plus NC holds a Brexit rounndtable with UKVI.

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Global Immigration Update – 21st December 2016

December 21, 2016

In this week's edition, we report on President-elect Donald Trump and his administration’s stance on US business immigration, and we advise that Qatar has abolished its labour system known as 'Kafala'. We also bring you the latest immigration news from Canada, Israel and South Africa.

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Global Immigration Update – 7th October 2016

October 7, 2016

In this week's edition, we discuss a campaign to declare London a separate state to the rest of the UK following Brexit, and advise of the new changes to Saudi Arabian work visit and commercial visit visas. We also bring you the latest immigration news from South Africa and Kuwait, and present our latest instalment of our 'Investment Visa Options' series, this time focussing on the Cyprus Citizenship by Investment Programme.

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Global Immigration Update – 10th June 2016

June 10, 2016

In this week's edition we provide an update on Australian Subclass 457 and 462 visas, and report on the changes to the application process for UAE entry permit employment visas. We also bring you the latest immigration news from Denmark, Malaysia and South Africa.

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Global Immigration Update – 3rd June 2016

June 3, 2016

In this week's edition we look at the changes to work visa rules in Brazil, and report that South Africa are proposing a new immigration bill in an effort to cut overstaying. We also bring you the latest immigration news from Shanghai, and advise that processing delays are to be expected in Islamic countries during Ramadan.

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Global Immigration Update – 28th January 2016

January 28, 2016

In this edition, we discuss the UK's plans to reduce settlement applications, and the tighter border controls that are being implemented in the Schengen Zone. We also remind US cap-subject employers to file their H-1B petitions for skilled foreign workers by 1st April 2016, as well as bring you the latest immigration news from South Africa, Australia and Turkey.

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Global Immigration Update – 11th January 2016

January 11, 2016

Our latest newsletter rounds up some of the top immigration news in 2015 from around the world. We also look at new visa arrangements in Brazil ahead of the Summer Olympics, plus latest immigration news from South Africa and Qatar

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Global Immigration Update – 21st August 2015

August 21, 2015

In this edition, we provide an update on the UK's Tier 2 Restricted Sponsorship quota, we report on a trial of US immigration officials pre-screening US-bound passengers at Heathrow and Manchester airports, along with immigration news from South Africa and Indonesia.

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Global Immigration Update – 19th June 2015

June 19, 2015

In this edition, we discuss the consultation on Tier 2 Category commissioned in UK, and the UK's plans to crackdown on immigration from outside the EU. We also provide the latest immigration news from the USA, Canada and South Africa.

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