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Investment Visa Rules Expanded (September 16, 2015) by Eduardo Soares

Portugal recently altered the requirements for the issuance of permanent visas, to attract more foreigners to ...

Topic: Foreign investments; Immigration; Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: Portugal

National Assembly Adopts Immigration Bill (September 09, 2015) by Nicolas Boring

The French National Assembly (Assemblée nationale, one of the two houses of the French Parliament) approved ...

Topic: Employment-based immigration; Immigration; Undocumented immigrants; Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: France

Biometric Passports Become Standard (August 12, 2015) by Constance Johnson

Based on a rule effective August 10, 2015, all passports newly issued by Sri Lanka will ...

Topic: Government documents; Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: Sri Lanka

New Rules Facilitate Taiwan Residents Traveling to the Mainland (July 22, 2015) by Laney Zhang

On June 14, 2015, the State Council of the People's Republic of China amended an administrative ...

Topic: Government documents; Tourism; Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: China; Taiwan

New Anti-Terrorism Legislation Entered Into Force (July 10, 2015) by Jenny Gesley

On June 20 and on June 30, 2015, new anti-terrorism legislation entered into force in Germany. ...

Topic: Border security; Criminal code; Government documents; Terrorism; Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: Germany

Questions Raised on Visa-Free Entry Rule (March 25, 2015) by Constance Johnson

In January 2015, Indonesia suspended the requirement for a visa for visitors to the country from ...

Topic: Tourism; Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Six French Citizens Prohibited from Leaving Under New Anti-Terrorism Law (February 26, 2015) by Nicolas Boring

A key provision of a new antiterrorism law was recently applied for the first time in ...

Topic: National security; Terrorism; Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: France

Temporary Visitor Permits Will Be Extended to Additional Central American Migrants (October 10, 2014) by Norma Gutierrez

On September 9, 2014, Mexico's Secretary of the Interior, Miguel Angel Osorio Chong, reported to Members ...

Topic: Border security; Undocumented immigrants; Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: Mexico

E-Residency May Be Granted to Foreign Investors (June 06, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On April 24, 2014, the Government of Estonia approved the concept of e-residency, which would allow ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Internet; Investments; Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: Estonia

Granting of E-2 Equivalent Visas to American Investors (May 22, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On March 30, 2014, the Israeli government adopted a decision on the "[d]etermination of an arrangement ...

Topic: Foreign investments; Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: Israel

Foreigners Statute Amended (May 09, 2014) by Eduardo Soares

Brazil's Law No. 12,968 of May 7, 2014 (Lei No. 12.968, de 7 de Maio ...

Topic: Internet; Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: Brazil

New Rules on Visas Considered; Other Legislation Discussed (February 12, 2014) by Constance Johnson

The Vietnamese legislature is considering adopting a law on entry, exit, and residence of foreigners that ...

Topic: Bills and resolutions; Health insurance; Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

Agreement to Skip Visas (May 03, 2013) by Eduardo Soares

Brazil and Mexico recently signed a new agreement to mutually end the use of visas. The ...

Topic: Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: Brazil; Mexico

No More Visa Cap for Haitian Citizens (May 03, 2013) by Eduardo Soares

On April 29, 2013, the Brazilian National Council of Immigration (Conselho Nacional de Imigração—CNIg), published Normative ...

Topic: Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: Brazil

Single Visa Program Considered (March 22, 2011) by Constance Johnson

The ten-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), based in Jakarta, Indonesia, recently issued a five-year ...

Topic: Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: ASEAN

Proposed Passport Regulation May Affect Missionaries' "Aggressive" Activities Abroad (February 24, 2011) by Sayuri Umeda

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) in South Korea plans to revise the passport ...

Topic: Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: South Korea

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Last updated: September 16, 2015