Visas News:

Feted Zimbabwe female rangers denied visas
… to deny visas for two pioneering female anti-poaching rangers to attend an awards…. But Ms Hoto's trip, her first outside Zimbabwe, was called off after visitor visa… Chigumbura were denied their visas. "The awards are there to change the narrative…


Brexit: Britons 'won't need visas for EU visits'
…Britons will not need visas for short stays in the EU even… Timmermans said there would be an exemption to visa rules - as long as the UK did… between the two sides. The UK already grants visa-free travel to nationals from 56…


Woman's visa relief over Uzbekistan funeral plans
… in Uzbekistan due to a visa delay has been granted Home Office approval. Mariya Kingston, 45…, from Pontyclun, wanted to visit her mother when she was "very unwell" but a visa… on Saturday. But her visa has finally arrived. Mrs Kingston will catch a plane at 18:00…


Investor visa scheme halted in money laundering crackdown
… programmes in the EU Ministers are halting a "gold-plated" visa scheme offering foreign…. Tier 1 investor visas were introduced in 2008 to encourage rich people from outside… the EU to invest in the UK. A £2m investment bought a visa and indefinite leave…


Brexit: France's Macron makes English faux pas over visas
visas if there is a no-deal Brexit, aides say. He had meant to say that British… people would not need visas in such circumstances. The confusion came as Mr Macron… will not stop visas" he meant to say "we will not start visas", the Elysée Palace explained…


US ends diplomatic visas for UN same-sex partners
…The US has announced it will deny diplomatic visas to same-sex partners… or otherwise change their visa. It is a reversal of rules introduced in 2009. Currently, 25… of marriage to be eligible for a G-4 visa or to seek a change into such status." G-4 visas


Are golden visas losing their sparkle?
… a third. "We would lose 30% of our business if golden visas are scrapped," says… the Lisbon property developer. The visas Mr Vicente is referring to are given out… for one of the so-called golden visas, with the vast majority - 6,064 or 95% - going…


UK visas: High-skilled migrants cap 'should be scrapped'
… to the public finances. It suggests EU workers should be subject to the same visa rules… the area without visas. High v low skilled workers The committee recommends a policy… migrants - known as a Tier 2 visa - to those from EEA countries as well. As part…


'Give foreign students longer visas' says Universities UK
… for a new visa to be created that would allow foreign students to get work experience…


Iran's migrants trying to get from Serbia to the UK
…? The answer lies thousands of miles away in Serbia, and a visa-free travel scheme…