Latest News for: Reunion visa


‘Men can say ‘This is a worthless woman,’ but I need to bring bread home’

Open Democracy 18 Mar 2021
The NGO helped me to get her a passport, but they said the Brazilian consulate was complicating things for people who were requesting a family reunion visa. Her visa was denied ... Why is it difficult for Congolese people to get something that is their right, like a family reunion visa?.

US Embassy In Algeria Unveils New Visa Procedures

Algeria Times 01 Mar 2021
The US Embassy in Algeria today unveiled, via a press release on its facebook page, new updates regarding the granting of visas to Algerians ... The American diplomatic representation in Algiers, had also specified that priority will however be given to visas of direct relevance, in this case diversity, work, spouse and family reunion visas.

Lebanese singer Ragheb Alama to call Dubai home with UAE golden visa

The National 17 Feb 2021
Ragheb Alama is the latest celebrity to receive a UAE golden visa ... Alama would often jet in to Dubai for family reunions, but he is now eligible to lay down more permanent roots in the country with this special visa ... Imagine [the employment opportunities] if I do 100 or more music videos here.” Abu Dhabi launches creative visa.

Still separated: Covid-19 order keeps families apart after Biden lifts 'Muslim ban'

Dawn 21 Jan 2021
“It means I can get to you very soon,” Maryam Taghdissi Jani, who is applying for an immigrant visa, told Darbani, a 36-year-old receptionist who lives with her husband in Los Angeles ... But for many families separated by the travel ban, a reunion isn’t on the cards anytime soon due to layers of pandemic-related travel and visa restrictions.

Still separated: COVID-19 order keeps families apart after Biden lifts ‘Muslim ban’

Metro USA 21 Jan 2021
On top of the original travel ban that kept them apart for years, Trump issued another ban in 2020 that blocked certain immigrant visas because of the coronavirus pandemic ... But for many families separated by the travel ban a reunion isn’t on the cards anytime soon due to layers of pandemic-related travel and visa restrictions.

Winger Kasperi Kapanen finally joins Penguins

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 18 Jan 2021
That reunion would have happened quicker had Kapanen been able to secure a work visa on time. Kapanen initially applied for a visa in October, but the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services did not process his application until early January, right when the Penguins opened their training camp.

Avery Mills confirms that she and Omar are finally living together

m&c 29 Dec 2020
90 Day Fiance couple Omar and Avery are finally living together. Pic credit. TLC ... Earlier this year, Avery and Omar were forced to delay their reunion due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Omar had been slotted to attend his visa interview, but it was ultimately postponed due to the pandemic ... Self Quarantined ... View this post on Instagram ... .

Indonesia to resume calling visa process for Israel, seven other countries

The Jakarta Post 23 Nov 2020
Indonesia plans to resume accepting visa ... "We will open the eVisa service for those in the calling visa [list] for the purpose of family reunion, business, investment and work," Arvin said in a statement on Sunday ... Indonesia launches e-visa for foreign visitors.

U.K. Health Service Covid Tests Now Invalid for China Inbound Travel

Caixin Online 19 Nov 2020
The move came about a week after China suspended the entry of inbound travelers with valid visas or resident permits from six countries including the U.K ... Non-Chinese nationals from those countries have been denied entry to China even if they currently hold valid visas and residence permits for work, personal matters, and reunion.

UK family reunion visa system puts lives at risk, says Red Cross

The Guardian 12 Nov 2020
... the UK, they are legally entitled to be reunited with immediate relatives through a family reunion visa.

Refugees forced to put themselves in danger to join relatives under Home Office family reunion policy

The Independent 12 Nov 2020
When a person seeking safety has successfully claimed asylum and been granted refugee status in the UK, they are legally entitled to be reunited with their immediate family members through a family reunion visa ... Bid to grant child refugees family reunion rights defeated in Commons.

Young Refugees Can't Afford To Wait For Government Review Of Family Reunion Law, Charities Warn

Huffington Post 12 Nov 2020
Instead, the government has promised a review into its own asylum policy, including a public consultation on family reunion rights for unaccompanied child asylum seekers who are already in Europe ... In the year ending June 2020, the government issued 6,320 refugee family reunion visas and have issued more than 29,000 in the last five years.”.

China Extends Travel Bans to Italy, Russia, Belgium and India as Covid-19 Cases Soar

Caixin Online 06 Nov 2020
According to statements from Chinese embassies in the most recently added four countries, non-Chinese nationals with valid visas and residential permits for work, personal matters and reunion have been temporarily denied entry into China ... as travelers applying for visas after Nov.

Dad to see his 2yo son, wife after 10 tough months apart

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 05 Nov 2020
A father who has missed long periods of his son's life – first due to visa delays and then because of COVID-19 – can hardly wait for the reunion ... .

China Suspends Entry From U.K. and Philippines as Covid-19 Surges

Caixin Online 05 Nov 2020
The announcements said that due to the Covid-19 pandemic, China has suspended entry into China by non-Chinese nationals from both countries even if they currently hold valid visas and residence permits for work, personal matters, and reunion ... Exceptions will be given to holders of diplomatic, service, courtesy or crew visas ... Visas issued after Nov.