A New World: More Expats Expect To Stay Abroad Permanently

Changing  demographics Over time, all demographics change – this is just the way of things. Whereas once the expatriate was probably quite a limited demographic in terms of attributes, it’s become something much more complex, nuanced, and dynamic. In times past the typical expatriate would have been a staff member of a certain skill level […]

Moving Overseas? Top Ten Tips For Expatriates

The giant leap The first – and perhaps most obvious – thing to say about moving overseas is that, yes, it’s a big step. A giant leap, even. But while that’s a given, if you’re considering becoming an expat, then it’s worth keeping this in mind at all times, and making sure you never underestimate […]

5 Tips to Becoming Acquainted With a New Neighborhood

this post answers the following questions 1. What is the best way to get acquainted with your neighbor? 2. What is the easiest ways to get acquainted to your neighbor? 3. Is finding an organization can help you get acquaintedwith your neighbor? 4. How is getting a hob at your local store can help you […]

How to Find the Easiest Country to Migrate To

Are you thinking about changing location? Do you want to migrate? If yes, you have to be warned then that migrating to many popular locations is not very easy.

How to Immigrate to South Korea

Immigrating to South Korea is considered more difficult that immigrating into other countries such as Hong Kong, Singapore, or Japan. This is because only a very small amount of immigrants are given a permanent resident (PR) status. Moreover, South Korea is considered a hermit kingdom or a country that doesn’t encourage discourse with other countries […]

How to Migrate to the USA as a Fiance

According to the observations of some experts, a newly-married man or woman migrating to the US is not exactly the same as a fiance doing the same thing. According to the theories, a fiance is still unmarried, thus he still belongs to the single classification.

How to Convert a Tourist Visa Into an Immigrant Visa

The non-immigrant visas are for the international travellers, entering US on a temporary basis. These travellers come to the United States for a plethora of reasons: tourism, medical treatment, and maybe even business.

Five Easiest Ways to Migrate to the USA

There are more than a few ways on which one could migrate to the US. There have been (and still do) cases of illegal migration over the years, but in view of the very strict security being employed now, more and more of those people are getting caught.

Changing Your New Zealand Student Visa to a Permanent Residence Status

Foreigners studying in New Zealand using a student visa may find that they want to make New Zealand their home after a few years of staying there.  The application for a permanent residency for New Zealand is possible if you make the jump from a student visa to a work visa and finally to a […]

Applying for a Japanese Long term Residence Status as a Spouse of a Japanese National

Foreigners can apply for a long-term residence status in Japan if they are married to a Japanese national.  A long-term residence status is a special visa category that does not limit the kind of activities the foreigner is allowed to engage in her or his length of stay.  However, this kind of title is only […]

Applying for a Visa through the Canadian Experience Class Immigration Program

The Canadian Experience Class is the new category in Canadian immigration that extends work permits to temporary workers and students who want to work and study in the country while giving them the chance to become permanent residents and eventually, Canadian citizens.  Canadian Immigration started to accept applications under this new category in 2008. What […]

Applying for a Singaporean Permanent Residence Status

Application for Singapore citizenship is a huge opportunity for many foreigners.  A new life in Singapore begins with an Entry Permit for foreigners hoping to become Singapore Permanent Residents.  The application processing usually takes three months, with results announced through the mail. Eligibility for a Singaporean permanent residence status Foreigners falling under the following qualifications […]

Applying for an Australian Fiance Visa

Is your fiance an Australian and you are a foreigner to his or her home country?  Do you wish to enter Australia to marry him or her?  If your answer to these two questions is a “yes,” then it is imperative that you first apply and get a Prospective Marriage (Fiance) visa. The application for […]

Applying for a US Visa as a Religious Worker

There are different kinds of visas offered in the United States—one of them specific for religious workers.  The US provides two visa categories for religious workers: temporary status for non-immigrants and legal permanent status for immigrants.  The non-immigrant visa allows ministers and persons of religious vocation to work in the US for 5 years.  After […]

Applying for European Union Visa

If you’re planning to travel to any European Union (EU) country, you will need an EU visa.  But applying for one can take days to accomplish, what with all the forms you must answer and the requirements you need to prepare.  But to accomplish the task easily, below are 5 steps you can follow.  Spare […]

How to Apply for an Australian Immigration Appeal

this post answers the following questions 1. Can you get an attorney to assess if it is decisions are valid? 2. Is it advisable to get an attorney while filing an appeal? 3. Is important to review immigration guide lines? 4. Can I check thru online for the submission date of appeals? 5. Is there […]

How to File for US Immigration Appeal

People sometimes are denied of their immigration petition even though they filed the correct papers and submitted the appropriate documents.  If this has happened to you, then you know how stressful and frustrating it can be.  On the other hand, if you have been currently denied of your immigration petition, worry not because you can […]

Changing Your UK Study Visa into A Permanent Residence Status

Are you a student visa holder who would like to permanently reside in the UK?  The UK is a place you can establish a prosperous life after studying.  However, becoming a permanent UK resident after studying isn’t exactly easy.  Student immigrants are rarely allowed to apply for permanent residency in the UK after they have […]

Applying for A New Zealand Business Visa

Applying for a New Zealand business visa is one of the better ways to extend the reach of your business.  By setting up a company or shop in another country, you help your enterprise to achieve a better and more profitable status.  You also support and help boost the economy of New Zealand through your […]

Getting a Work to Residence Visa in New Zealand

Like its neighboring country (Australia), New Zealand has also paved a way to invite skilled migrant workers from other countries to seek fortune working here.  Every year, special visas are given to foreign workers which allow them to work for a given time in New Zealand.  Some of these visas also lead to permanent resident […]

Applying for a UK Fiancé Visa

Have you ever been involved in a long distance relationship?  Being in a relationship where your partner is living in another country, say UK?  Some people who have gone through this experience know how to maintain their relationship well.  For most however, this kind of relationship usually fails.  It seems that most people need their […]

Investing in Singapore as a Means to Get a Permanent Residence Status

Singapore is recognized as one of Asia’s most stable financial hubs.  The opportunities in this island state are limitless. Many people come to Singapore for work, others come here for business.  As a foreign investor, you must always look out for your best interests.  Indeed, running a business in a foreign land has its difficulties.  […]

Applying for a Singaporean Dependent Pass for your Family

Being alone in a foreign country can be difficult.  Having to deal with a whole new environment by yourself can pretty much wear you out.  While your friends do fill the void of loneliness, there are some instances when your family is the only one that can bring closure. If you do have some family […]

Changing Your Australian Student Visa to a Permanent Residence Status

In spite of the global economic crisis, the job market in Australia remains to be strong.  You are already familiar with the environment and situation in Australia, having completed a couple of years of study here.  You may be a graduating student, or a student who is looking for further future job opportunities after studying.  […]

Petitioning Your Mom or Dad for an Australian Immigration Visa

For many people from not so well-to-do countries, working abroad opens new opportunities.  People choose to work in countries which are more economically stable.  Although these countries do provide better compensation and a chance to improve one’s status, it all too often comes at a price. Families are broken up; while you travel to another […]

Migrating to Australia as a Student Guardian

Since January of 2004, Australia permits foreign students to be accompanied by a guardian during their stay in Australia.  In order for a student to be allowed to have a guardian, he or she should be not more than 18 years old or has special requirements that will need the assistance of an adult guardian […]

Reunite with Your Family through Canada’s Family Sponsorship Programme

If you are already a permanent resident of Canada and you would like to reunite your family in Canada, you may sponsor them when applying for a visa.  Not all members of your family are eligible for sponsorship, though. Understanding the basics of Canada’s Family sponsorship programme for immigrants In Canada’s Family Sponsorship Program, you […]

Immigrating to Canada as a Businessowner

Entrepreneurs are needed in Canada in order to provide more jobs and services for the growing economy.  Foreign business owners and investors may apply for a Canadian visa if they meet the requirements set by the Canadian government. The requirements for applying as an immigrant investor, entrepreneur, and self-employed persons are different.  For an immigrant […]

Applying for a Japanese Immigrant Visa through a Special Skill or Talent

Japan grants an immigrant visa to foreign workers who have skills that are of special value to the country.  Aside from the required work experience, the person must past Japanese speaking and writing competencies, which are required from people who will work and stay in Japan.  Only a small portion of the population can communicate […]

Applying for a US Green Card

A green card is the legal proof that a person is permitted permanent residency in the United States.  Aside from that, the person will be allowed to work in the United States and to travel outside the US for a limited time.  The green card holder may also petition for a green card application for […]