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QATAR – New Residence Cards Introduced

Effective 15 June 2015, the Qatar Ministry of the Interior (MOI) began issuing new residence / ID cards for new and renewing foreign national residents, r  Read More

PORTUGAL – Golden Visa Process to be Resumed

Portugal’s government on 16 July approved new administrative rules and procedures that will allow authorities to resume the granting of Golden Visas to   Read More

RUSSIA – Change of Personal Details Must Be Reported to Avoid Fine

Effective 29 June 2015, work permit and work patent holders have seven working days to inform the Russian immigration authorities of any changes to their   Read More

KAZAKHSTAN – Visa Waiver Extended to 2017 and for Ten More Nationalities

Nationals of ten more countries will be able to enter, leave and transit through Kazakhstan without a visa, and stay for up to 15 days, when travelling fo  Read More

CHINA – Changes to Immigration Rules and Procedures in Shanghai; and Relaxed Entry Requirements for Taiwan Nationals

On 1 July 2015 the Ministry of Public Security in Shanghai began implementing various changes to immigration procedures and rules, aimed at attracting mor  Read More

INDONESIA – Visa-Free Entry Extended to 30 More Nationalities

Effective 6 June 2015, nationals of 30 more countries can visit Indonesia visa-free for up to 30 days. The visit visa regulation is an attempt to boost th  Read More

THAILAND – Income Tax Receipt Now Required for Long-Term Visa Extension

Effective 6 July 2015, the Thai Immigration Bureau at the One Stop Service Centre (OSSC) requires first-time long-term visa extension applicants, employed  Read More

LUXEMBOURG – Minimum Salary Increases for EU Blue Card

The Luxembourg government has increased the minimum salary requirements for European Union (EU) Blue Cards, effective immediately. A lower salary threshol  Read More

VIETNAM – Entry Visas Waived for Five European Countries

The Vietnamese government has passed a law, effective 1 July 2015, waiving entry visa requirements for nationals of France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the   Read More

SOUTH AFRICA – Work and Business Visa Holders May Study Part-Time

Effective 1 May 2015, holders of business visas and all categories of work visa are allowed to register and undertake part-time studies with appropriately  Read More

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