Visas News:

Hong Kong protests: Rich chase golden visas as unrest simmers
… the territory's future. Many countries run "golden visa" schemes that offer resident… reported a spike in interest from Hong Kong for these visas since the unrest began… in investor visa schemes. These programmes exist all over the world, with Europe…


Saudi Arabia to open up to foreign tourists with new visas
…, the kingdom will launch a visa regime for 49 countries and relax strict dress codes…" for the country. Visas have until now largely been restricted to pilgrims, business people…


Change to student visas 'a win for UK' - Andrea Leadsom
…Business Secretary Andrea Leadsom says government proposals to allow international students to stay in the UK for two years after graduating is "a real win" for the UK's economy. The move reverses a decision made in 2012 by then home…


Swansea toddler's UK visa denial inhumane, mother says
… in Swansea, has a British passport but her daughter Lucy's child visitor visa has expired…: "This case is incredible, to think that a two-year-old has been refused a visa


US imposes China visa restrictions over Uighur issue
…The US has said it will impose visa restrictions on Chinese officials accused… have their "thoughts transformed" Visa restrictions are to be imposed on Chinese…


Woedikou Afi Apéafa: 'Female players have potential but we are denied visas'
…Woedikou Afi Apéafa, a star in Togo's women's football team, says visa…. She says they are often denied visas when they have invitations to participate…


PM vows to 'supercharge' UK science with fast-track visas
visa system to attract leading scientists to work in the UK. The PM plans to scrap… the cap on "tier one" visas for highly skilled migrants - currently the limit is 2,000… the new visa process. Open Britain Speaking exclusively to BBC News about…


What Brexit means for half-term holiday plans
… expensive owing to extra cross-border bank charges. Passports and visas Travellers… to Brexit Ten ways a no deal Brexit could affect you No visa will be needed for stays…, Norway and Switzerland (the European Economic Area). However, you may need a visa


US suspends visas for Malawi diplomats' domestic workers
…The US has suspended visas for domestic workers of Malawian diplomats after… Congress on Wednesday about its decision to suspend Malawi's A-3 visa privileges, which…


Saudi Arabia tourism: So what is there to see?
… to visit Visas can be obtained online for nationals of 49 countries Women are only…