Canada – New Entry Requirements

Posted on February 24, 2021

Travelers coming in by air, in addition to having to provide a negative COVID-19 test prior to boarding their flight, will be required to take a test immediately upon landing. Following the administration of the test, the travelers will be… Read more »

United Kingdom – New Hong Kong BNO Visa Route

Posted on February 10, 2021

Effective January 31, 2021, a new visa route has become available for British National Overseas (BNO) citizens from Hong Kong.  The Hong Kong BNO visa route will allow successful applications the right to live, work, and study in the UK… Read more »

Ireland – Temporary Suspension of Visa Applications for Visa Required Nationals

Posted on February 10, 2021

As of January 29, 2021, visa applications are currently not being accepted from visa required countries until further notice due to COVID-19.  The list of visa required countries may be found here. Exceptions are granted to visa required nationals for… Read more »

Canada – Hong Kong Residents Initiative

Posted on February 10, 2021

In response to the new National Security Law affecting the state of human rights in Hong Kong, Canada has announced several new measures to help recent graduates and skilled workers from Hong Kong gain faster permanent residency in Canada. In… Read more »

Canada – Provincial Immigration Options for Permanent Residence Hopefuls

Posted on February 8, 2021

Most clients, when they consider seeking permanent residence in Canada, tend to focus on the Federal government’s Express Entry program. Canada invited approximately 108,000 people through Express Entry last year, and there are plans to increase that number over the… Read more »