UNITED KINGDOM – Non-EU doctors and nurses to be excluded from Tier 2 cap

On 15 June 2018, the Home Office announced that it will exclude doctors and nurses from the annual cap on non-EU skilled workers, in response to the particular shortages and pressures currently facing the NHS. This could make available thousands of extra visas for IT specialists, engineers and other professionals.

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UNITED KINGDOM – Non-EU doctors and nurses to be excluded from Tier 2 cap

This alert was prepared with information provided by the UK Home Office.

LUXEMBOURG – 2017 Minimum Wage Increase

The Luxembourg government has increased the social minimum wage to €1998.59 from 1 January 2017 (up from €1922.96 in 2015 and 2016).

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