Mexico- Mexico modifies the visa application procedure for Brazilian passports

Posted on August 8, 2022

On August 3, the Interior and Foreign Ministries announced in the Official Journal of the Federation (DOF) that Brazilian citizens traveling to Mexico without permission to engage in paid activities must now apply for a visa at the jurisdiction of the Mexican consulate. This process eliminates… Read more »

Finland- Fast track update

Posted on August 2, 2022

The Finnish Immigration Service has started a ‘Fast Track’ service, which will allow applicants to travel to Finland immediately after they receive an acceptance from Migri for work permits approved in the specialist category. When an applicant submits the application… Read more »

Canada – Resumption of Random COVID testing at Canadian Airports

Posted on August 2, 2022

In June 2022, the government of Canada temporarily suspended random COVID testing for arriving passengers at Canadian airports. As of Tuesday, July 19, the government reinstituted such random testing for arrivals in Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver, and Montreal. However, testing will be… Read more »

Singapore – Immigration Update

Posted on August 2, 2022

Effective September 1, 2022, MOM will be updating the requirements for Employment Pass (EP) and S Pass holders, to guarantee that the EP and S Pass holders are competent and not hired because they are less expensive to hire than locals. Updates to… Read more »