Mondaq Middle East & Africa: Immigration
Green and Spiegel LLP
A recent tweet by federal Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland calling for the release of Raif and Samar Badawi, currently being detained in Saudi Arabia, has sparked strong reactions from the Saudi government.
Immigration.ca
July 11, 2018 – The latest allegations against the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC) show the end could be near for the shambolic organization.
Immigration.ca
July 11, 2018 – The first Canada Express Entry draw of July saw immigration authorities issue Invitations to Apply to 3,750 candidates. The lowest Comprehensive Ranking System score of 442, just two above the 2018 low of 440 for an all-program draw.
Immigration.ca
June 18, 2018 - Alberta's Immigrant Nominee Program has lunched two new immigration streams.
Immigration.ca
June 18, 2018 - Increasing numbers of applicants are applying for admission to Canada under a Provincial Nomination Program (PNP) or through Quebec. We review their legal obligations to reside in a chosen province of intended destination.
PwC Nigeria
Visitors arriving Nigeria on the Visa on Arrival (VoA) programme will no longer be able to make cash payments​.
Deloitte Nigeria
The Nigeria Immigration Service has temporarily suspended the biometrics enrolment process and associated $90 charge for Visa on Arrival (VoA).
Lex Artifex, LLP
There are a number of visa options for persons seeking to visit Nigeria whether to work, establish a new business, or to run an existing business.
Lex Artifex, LLP
As part of regulatory requirements, foreign investors and offshore companies doing business or looking to establish in Nigeria must obtain Business Permit and Expatriate Quota from the Minister of Interior.
Fred-Young & Evans
For expatriates to carry on their businesses in Nigeria some legal issues arises and same must be effectively dealt with to ensure smooth running of their businesses.
Fakhoury Law Group
The requirement to register applies to all categories of engineers, project managers and surveyors already holding residence permits in Qatar.
Clyde & Co
Following recent changes introduced by the Qatar government to facilitate greater access to the country, the nationals of 80 countries will now no longer need to apply or pay for a visa upon arrival into Qatar.
Clyde & Co
Qatar's population has risen from around 600,000 in 2000 to in excess of 2.2 million at the end of 2016.
Clyde & Co
The decision by FIFA's World Cup Organising Committee to award Qatar the World Cup in 2022 continues to attract scrutiny and enquiry from both the world's media and a host of international entities.
Clyde & Co
On 20 March 2016, the Qatar Financial Centre Authority published two Public Consultation Papers setting out proposed enhancements and refinements to the QFC Employment Regulations No.10 of 2006...
Al Tamimi & Company
The media has been buzzing with speculation and predictions following the UAE Cabinet's decision to (i) allow 100% foreign ownership by global investors in the UAE mainland; and (ii) grant 10 year residence visas ...
STA Law Firm
The UAE government has announced 100% foreign ownership of the UAE companies and granting ten-year resident visas to investors, doctors, scientist and top students.
Al Tamimi & Company
This article looks at the different categories and the revised work permit fees which are now applicable.
Rubert & Partners (In association with United Advocates)
These set ups allow 100% foreign ownership.
Global Business Services DMCC
In 2016, an increase in visitors from the GCC - India, Pakistan, China, Britain and Russia - stimulated a rise of 5% to 14.9 million in Dubai tourism despite a period of unanticipated macro-economic disruptions...
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
On July 5, 2018, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced an 18-month extension of temporary protected status (TPS) for eligible nationals of Yemen.
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Immigration.ca
July 11, 2018 – The first Canada Express Entry draw of July saw immigration authorities issue Invitations to Apply to 3,750 candidates. The lowest Comprehensive Ranking System score of 442, just two above the 2018 low of 440 for an all-program draw.
Green and Spiegel LLP
A recent tweet by federal Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland calling for the release of Raif and Samar Badawi, currently being detained in Saudi Arabia, has sparked strong reactions from the Saudi government.
PwC Nigeria
Visitors arriving Nigeria on the Visa on Arrival (VoA) programme will no longer be able to make cash payments​.
TMF Group
The seven emirates that make up the UAE each have their own rules and regulations, which means doing business can sometimes be a challenge.
Immigration.ca
July 11, 2018 – The latest allegations against the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC) show the end could be near for the shambolic organization.
Oneworld Ltd
The UAE is abandoning decades of restrictions on foreigners owning companies and settling in the Gulf country to help attract money and talent in the economy.
Shikana Law Group
For a foreign investor to enter and stay in Tanzania, the immigration laws require that the individual should have among other things, a passport/travel document and a Work and Residence Permit or ...
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
On July 5, 2018, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced an 18-month extension of temporary protected status (TPS) for eligible nationals of Yemen.
Immigration.ca
June 18, 2018 - Increasing numbers of applicants are applying for admission to Canada under a Provincial Nomination Program (PNP) or through Quebec. We review their legal obligations to reside in a chosen province of intended destination.
Al Tamimi & Company
This article looks at the different categories and the revised work permit fees which are now applicable.
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