DENMARK – Stricter Document Requirements for Local Registration

The Danish registration authorities have recently started to require marriage and birth certificates originating in non-European Union countries, submitted in support of local registration procedures, to be apostilled (or legalized).

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DENMARK – Stricter Document Requirements for Local Registration

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MALAYSIA – eVisa Available for Nationals of Ten Countries for Business and Tourism

The government-appointed visa agency, Window Malaysia, now offers an eVisa facility to nationals of ten countries travelling to Malaysia, for business or tourism, for up to 30 days in a validity period of three months.

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MALAYSIA – eVisa Available for Nationals of Ten Countries for Business and Tourism

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Peregrine builds software and provides consultancy and training for global immigration management.
Our sister company Newland Chase, a CIBT company, provides specialist immigration services worldwide.
CIBT is a world leader in short-term outbound visa requirements for expats and businesses.

VIETNAM – Mandatory Online Work Permit Application Submission at the Hanoi Department of Labour

The Department of Labour in Hanoi has confirmed that the new online system for the submission of job position approval, new work permit, work permit re-issuance and work permit exemption applications, which has been in testing since April will be fully implemented and mandatory from 1 July 2017.

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PHILIPPINES – Cancellation of Alien Certificate of Registration Identity Card Requires Downgrading of Visa

The Bureau of Immigration has announced that, effective immediately, foreign nationals wishing to cancel their Alien Certificate of Registration I-Cards (ACR I-Cards) are first required to downgrade their visa to a 9(a) temporary visitor visa. Previously, the requirement to downgrade the visa to a 9(a) temporary visitor visa was not strictly enforced.

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RUSSIA – Annual Quota Application Deadlines Imminent

The deadlines are approaching for companies submitting standard work permit quota applications for hiring visa-required foreign nationals in 2018, and for quota adjustment.

Applying for a quota is not required for hiring highly qualified specialists (HQS).

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RUSSIA – Annual Quota Application Deadlines Imminent

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Who’s Who Legal Interview with Enrique Arellano

We are pleased to share this interview with Enrique Arellano, the founder and director of Enrique Arellano Rincon Abogados SC, specialising in Mexican corporate immigration law since 1976.

Our sister company and part of the CIBT Group, Enrique Arellano Rincon Abogados is committed to delivering high-quality, professional immigration services to a wide variety of multinational companies through offices located in Mexico City, Monterrey, Guadalajara and Puebla.

Mr Arellano is a native of Mexico City and is a graduate of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) Law School, where he served as the immigration specialist on the university’s board of regents’ legal committee. Mr Arellano has been selected among the world’s top 15 most highly regarded individuals in his field in every edition of Who’s Who Legal: Corporate Immigration since 2013.

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BRAZIL – New Immigration Law Published

Effective November 2017, a new Brazilian immigration law (Lei 13445/2017, published 25 May 2017) will replace the Foreigner Statute law (Law No. 6815/1980).

The new law has a humanitarian approach and aims to reduce the bureaucracy and fight the criminalisation of immigration non-compliance. Note that implementing regulations will have to be published before the impact of the new law is fully understood. Below is a summary of the main changes.

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BRAZIL – New Immigration Law Published

This news alert was prepared using information provided by Mundivisas.

Peregrine builds software and provides consultancy and training for global immigration management.

Our sister company Newland Chase, a CIBT company, provides specialist immigration services worldwide.

CIBT is a world leader in short-term outbound visa requirements for expats and businesses.