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MALAYSIA – Reminder: Expatriate Services Division Requires Companies to Update Their Registration Online

Effective 1 August 2017, the Expatriate Services Division (ESD) of the Immigration Department of Malaysia (MID) will not process Employment Pass applications based on company i  Read More

UNITED STATES – USCIS Announces Resumption of Premium Processing for Certain Cap-Exempt H-1B Petitions

US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has announced that it will resume premium processing for certain cap-exempt H-1B petitions effective immediately.  Read More

UNITED KINGDOM - Statement of Changes to the Immigration Rules Affects Family Immigration

On 20 July 2017, the UK government published a Statement of Changes to the Immigration Rules, made in order to comply with the Supreme Court judgment in MM (Lebanon) & Othe  Read More

NIGERIA – Temporary Work Permit Pre-Approval Application by Email Now Available

Effective immediately, the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has implemented the option to apply by email for pre-approval for a Temporary Work Permit (TWP), with a target for   Read More

PHILIPPINES – New Document Requirement for 9(g) Visa Applications

Effective 29 June 2017, the Bureau of Immigration (BI) is now requiring an additional document in support of applications for conversion of a 9(a) tourist visa or a temporary v  Read More

TAIWAN – New Visa Exemptions for Nationals of Latin American and Caribbean Countries

Effective 12 July 2017, nationals of eleven countries in Latin America and the Caribbean are now eligible for visa-free entry to Taiwan for either 30 or 90 days.  Read More

UNITED STATES – USCIS Releases New I-9 Form

On 17 July 2017, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) released a revised version of form I-9, as previously announced.  Read More

THAILAND – New Law Includes Tougher Penalties for Illegal Work

Effective 23 June 2017, the Royal Decree on Managing the Work of Foreigners B.E. 2560 (2017) significantly increases the penalties for various offences related to foreign nationals   Read More

OMAN – New eVisa System Launched

On 19 June 2017, the Royal Oman Police (ROP) officially launched a new eVisa system for business and tourist visas.  Read More

NETHERLANDS – New Work Permit Waiver to Promote International Trade

Effective 1 July 2017, a regulation aimed at promoting international trade contacts entered into force. Under this regulation, Dutch companies can temporarily employ foreign na  Read More

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