UK Home Office hands Sopra Steria £91m digital visa contract
The Home Office has awarded Sopra Steria a £91m contract to develop a digital visa and immigration service in the UK. The French outsourcer will take on the contract in October 2018 – the latest in a raft of recently signed deals intended to cope with ...
For aspiring immigrants, winning the lottery just got a lot more complicated
This is the 25th year that the United States has selected potential immigrants through the visa lottery, but it is the first time that people — hoping to become Diversity Visa immigrants — have been called “the worst people” by the president of the ...
Home Office grants visa to student in U-turn after 'distressing' visit
In an unexpected U-turn, the Home Office has granted a visa to a woman it had previously classified as an immigration offender, just 24 hours after video footage of a distressing dawn raid on her home was published by the Guardian. Zixuan Qu, 29, who ...
Immigration blunder: Chinese nursing student invited to UK on scholarship – then invited to leave in handcuffs
UK Immigration Officials Are Copying ICE's Worst Tactics
Employment-based H-1B Visa requirements toughening
Displaced American IT workers, and recent grads struggling to find a tech job, just received good news. A U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services memo last month advised employers hoping to hire a foreign-born engineer that they would have to ...