Asia Immigration News

 
Federal Court Block Deportation of Afghanistan National on SIV March 18, 2017
Federal Court Block Deportation of Afghanistan National on SIV

On Wednesday, a federal high court prevented the President Trump’s led administration from sending back a man of Afghan descent who was attempting to come into the United States with a special permit kept specially for those who have come to the aid of the United States mission in Afghanistan at a detriment to thei...

Read more

New Visa plan to boost Thailand's Medical Tourism November 26, 2016
New Visa plan to boost Thailand's Medical Tourism

On Tuesday, the Cabinet of Thailand announced a new visa plan under which the permit to stay, of foreign nationals aged 50 or more, has been increased from one year to ten years. The vice-minister at the Prime Minister’s Office, Colonel Apisit Chaiyanuwat explains that, “the new visa having a fee of 10,000 baht...

Read more

E-visa proposal for delegates to visit India put on hold by Home Ministry August 17, 2016
E-visa proposal for delegates to visit India put on hold by Home Ministry

Citing security concerns, the Home Ministry of India puts on hold the proposal sent by Tourism Ministry to provide e-visa facility to the delegates visiting the country for conferences and meetings.According to an official from Tourism Ministry, "The Home Ministry has raised some security concerns with the e-visa for...

Read more

Saudi Arabia introduces new visa fee structure August 12, 2016
Saudi Arabia introduces new visa fee structure

The Saudi Arabia Government announced new visa fee reforms that will be in effect from October 2nd, 2016.For a period of two months, a resident needs to pay a revised fee of SR200 for exit and re-entry. SR100 will be charged per month till the end of the permit. SR 500 will be charged for three months, and SR 200 will ...

Read more

India mulling over change in visa policies to improve service sector August 10, 2016
India mulling over change in visa policies to improve service sector

Briefing to the Lok Sabha on liberalizing visa policies, Indian Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman stated that the Government has a proposal to introduce a new visa regime to boost the service sector.The plan will enhance trade services and improve the tourism sector. To further policy reforms, the H...

Read more

Israel eases visa policies to attract foreign workers August 04, 2016
Israel eases visa policies to attract foreign  workers

To address skill shortage issues in its technology sector, Israel has planned to relax its visa regime to attract skilled foreign workers into its country. The software firms warned that skill shortages are jeopardizing the country’s multi-billion sector of the economy.Israel’s software clusters are one of the bigg...

Read more

India extends e-visa facility to 36 more countries July 13, 2016
India extends e-visa facility to 36 more countries

India is riding high on the success of e-tourist visa scheme, after receiving an overwhelming response from the travelers in using the e-visa facility; Indian Government announced the extension of this service to 36 more countries. The proposal has been sent to the home ministry for seeking approval for granting th...

Read more

Vietnam Extends Visa Free Travel to Five Western Europe Countries July 02, 2016
Vietnam Extends Visa Free Travel to Five Western Europe Countries

The Vietnamese Government has extended visa-free travel by additional year for the travelers from France, Germany, United Kingdom, Spain and Italy.The foreign nationals who visit Vietnam can stay for 15 days. Any passport holder from the countries who meet the requirement of Vietnam law can avail the facility of visa e...

Read more

Showing 9 - 16 of 410
  • 8
  • 7
  • 6
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
  • Advertisement