Italy – New online consular electronic Schengen visa forms

By Mazzeschi

The government has presented the new web portal “E-@pplication” through which Schengen visa applicants can now fill out the visa application form […]

Kuwait: Move to postpone hike in medical fees opposed

BY EER

Kuwait’s health minister says new fees application starting October.

Manama: Kuwait’s health minister said the application of the new health-care fees for expatriates […]

UAE: New Electronic Screening System by the Dubai Health Authority

By EER

Wait times slashed for Dubai visa health check

DHA launches Salem, a paperless health screening system that cuts down customer […]

UAE: Visa on arrival in UAE for Indian passport holders with UK and EU residence visa

By EER

UAE Cabinet approves visa on arrival for Indian nationals with UK and EU residency visa.

Abu Dhabi: UAE Cabinet has approved visa on […]

UNITED STATES – PREMIUM PROCESSING RESUMES FOR FY 2018 H-1B CAP CASES

By Maggio Kattar

On September 18, 2017, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it is resuming Premium Processing for all H-1B […]

RUSSIA – Extra Document Requirements for Highly Qualified Specialist Work Permit Extensions and Corrections in Moscow

By Peregrine

The Migration Department of Moscow region (Greenwood Business Centre) has added to the list of documents required in support of applications for correction […]

QATAR – Electronic Travel Authorization for Holders of Certain Visas and Resident Permits

By Peregrine

Effective 27 September 2017, Qatar will introduce a single-entry electronic travel authorization, valid for 30 days and renewable once, for holders of valid […]

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – Visa on Arrival Extended to More Indian Nationals

By Peregrine

The Cabinet of the United Arab Emirates has approved the expansion of the visa on arrival program to Indian nationals who have a […]

MALAYSIA – Projection of Expatriates for 2018 Opens on 1 October 2017

By Peregrine

Companies who are registered with the Expatriate Services Division (ESD) can start to apply for their 2018 projection for Employment Passes and Professional […]

NIGERIA – Residence Permit Renewals Will Require National Identification Number

By Peregrine

1 January 2018 is the deadline for foreign nationals legally residing in Nigeria to obtain a National Identity Number (NIN) issued by the […]