For decades, the United States has been the number one destination for international students. A new documentary examines how this happened and what is at stake if that changes. // Rachel Sender for APM reports The Biden administration hopes to attract tens of thousands of international students who have stayed away from U.S. campuses during …

Ghanaians wishing to travel to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) can now do so easily after approval of the visa-free agreement between the two countries. An agreement to offer visa-free entry to Ghanaians and UAE passport holders has been approved by parliament. The Visa Waiver Agreement, which was included in a Memorandum of …

So, what in particular should you watch out for? There are five typical scams that expats should watch out for. Property scams Property buying abroad used to have a distinctly Wild West feel to it, as British retirees and holiday homebuyers bought time-shares from friendly fellow Brits who approached them on a Costa del Sol …

ELIZABETH BOTCHERBY: Marchant de Lange shone with the ball for Trent Rockets during a temporary secondment to The Hundred, putting pressure on Wahab Riaz to make his debut. And of course he did Such is the talent in the Trent rockets bowling that can be hard to stand out. Their list is something to envy. …

Senator Alex Padilla, chairman of the Judiciary Committee’s immigration panel, and nearly two dozen other Democratic senators on Friday called on the State Department to speed up processing of student visas before the start of the school year. In a letter to Secretary of State Antony Blinken, senators urged the department to increase its staff, …

She said that immigration and economic growth are intrinsically linked and research has shown that migrants add to the labor supply but also use more goods and services and therefore have minimal effect on labor. wages and job availability. Corinna Economic Advisory founder Saul Eslake said the border closures reduced the growth of working-age people, …

For months, the Ortega administration detained political opponents ahead of the November 7 elections. The United States has imposed visa restrictions on 50 immediate family members of Nicaraguan lawmakers, prosecutors and judges, the State Department said on Friday. “Today, we are announcing visa restrictions against 50 other people, all immediate family members of officials affiliated …

China on Friday denounce Washington’s offer of a safe-haven visa for Hong Kong residents seeking to avoid a growing crackdown on peaceful dissent and political opposition under a national security law, as Canada warned its citizens that they could be prevented from leaving Hong Kong under new immigration rules. Hong Kong Foreign Ministry spokesperson “condemned …

The Norwegian government has decided to extend its advisory against non-essential travel to all other countries until September 1 to avoid an increase in the number of COVID-19 infections. However, according to the announcement published by the Foreign Office, such a decision will not include the countries of the European Union and the Schengen zone, …

Charlotte LGBTQ business owners discuss their gains and losses over lunchHosted by the Caroline LGBT Chamber of Commerce and Sunshine Media Network, this entrepreneurial exchange will take place on August 11 at 11:30 a.m. at NoDa Brewing Company. Speakers include Anita Staton, Owner of Miles Solution, Matthew Westheimer, Owner of Precision Chiropractic, Nattiel Turner, Owner …