Visa First Blog

A blog dedicated to Working Holidaymakers and people willing to immigrate



A new British-Irish Visa Announced

This visa scheme will enable international tourists to travel to both countries with one and the same short-stay visa. Travelers from non-EU countries will be able to move freely between both countries on the same permit. This pilot project will be firstly launched for Chinese and Indian passport holders and later on rolled out widely. […]

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More Aussies will be Allowed to Live and Work in Great Britain

New visa will give more Australians the opportunity live and work in Great Britain. A new visa deal was being trashed out in response to the migration changes that the British government did two years ago whereby 20,000 skilled people were prevented from applying outside the EU. This has caused a significant drop of 50% less Australians […]

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Is Great Britain one of the Most Loved Countries?

Perhaps, the UK is not the most attractive country in the world but it’s still in the top 5! Can you guess why? Of course, it’s a combination of factors – people, landscapes and countryside, cities, historical and cultural heritage, business environment, new technologies, infrastructure, good education institutions and many more. Cultural and historical heritage […]

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ENTREPRENEUR VISAS FOR THE UK ARE TO BE CUT BACK

The British government announced yesterday that they are taking serious measures to stop migrants getting entrepreneur visas under false pretences. Immigration Minister James Brokenshire said that the tax records has shown that people on expiring student visas who then get entrepreneur visas have not gone to set up their own business. The Home Office disclosed […]

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UK student visa subject to criminality on massive scale

The UK immigration minister James Brokenshire has announced that the tier 4 student visa system has been targeted by international criminals on a massive scale. According to him there are 29 000 examples of visa fraud discovered so far. In addition to that there are 19 000 suspected fraud cases. Mr Brokenshire said that investigations […]

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The Mayor of London says that the city might not prosper without immigration

The Mayor of London Boris Johnson has stated that the city will not survive economically without immigration, but added that all immigrants should be encouraged to integrate into the British society once they arrive. Speaking at an investment conference, Johnson, who has graduated classics, compared the current state of London with Sparta and Athens. It […]

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More EU citizens come to work in UK

The next set of official UK immigration statistics are likely to show an increase of more than 25% in the number of Romanians and Bulgarians living in the UK since the same time last year, according to the Migration Observatory at OxfordUniversity. According to many research it is almost sure that there will be more […]

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UK independence party starts its anti immigration electoral campaign

The UK Independence Party has started its campaign for the European elections in May 2014. The party has launched a poster campaign which is funded by the UK businessman Paul Sykes which is an open opponent of the European Union. One of the posters features a finger pointing out from the poster at the viewer […]

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