Global Immigration Conference 2018 – Panelists for APAC

Panelists for APAC "Australasia: Managing A PAC (K) of Changes"   Moderator Anuj Sarin   General Manager - GIMS WIPRO Limited Anuj Sarin, General Manager Heads Wipro Global Immigration Management Services - With over 20 years of experience in Global Immigration, Operations, Immigration Systems, Compliance and Human Resources Management....

ARGENTINA – Delays in Booking of Immigration Office Appointments

By Peregrine There is currently a need for appointments, and delays for a month, for non-Mercosur visa applications at the Immigration Office (DNM). According to the authorities, the DNM is currently implementing a biometric data. However, there have been no official announcements on this subject. Action Items Employers...

FRANCE – Government Proposes New Immigration Bill [UPDATED]

By Peregrine The French Government has introduced a new bill which proposes significant changes to France's immigration rules. [UPDATE]   The  Asylum and Immigration Law (No. 2018-778)  was signed into law by President Macron on September 10, 2018 and published the following day.   What is proposed? Below are the key changes   Intra-company...

NEW ZEALAND – Work Visa Application Fees to Double

By Peregrine Effective November 5, 2018, application fees for New Zealand visas will increase dramatically. The fee changes will affect the individuals applying for work, residence and visitor visas and employers seeking accreditation or sponsoring work and residence visas. Key Fee Changes The key changes are as follows: The...