Tag: Immigration

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US lifts Trump-era ban on legal immigration

Washington -- US President Joe Biden has revoked a ban on legal immigration that was ordered by his predecessor Donald Trump to save American...
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New Zealand to shut its immigration offices in Mumbai, Pretoria and Manila

India -- Immigration New Zealand (INZ), a part of the nation's ministry of business, innovation and employment, said on Tuesday it will be closing...
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Pandemic sends hunger rising in America, and children bear the brunt

by Chris Stein Before the pandemic closed her middle school and US immigration agents deported her father to El Salvador, Kimberly Orellana did not...

More research needed on the pros and cons of immigration in Singapore

Singapore—In an opinion piece for The Straits Times, NUS Professor Kelvin Seah Kah Cheng writes about the advantages and disadvantages of immigration in Singapore,...

Travel restrictions for those travelling from Hubei effective 12pm, Jan 29

Effective 12pm Wednesday (Jan 29), tightened travel restrictions will be imposed in wake of two new confirmed cases of the Wuhan virus in Singapore,...

151 deaths in immigration detention centres since 2016: Malaysian Home Ministry

Malaysia -- There have been 151 deaths in Malaysian immigration detention centres since 2016. The latest figure dates from Sept 23 this year, according...

Malaysia concerned by high number of overstaying Chinese, Indian tourists

The Malaysian Ministry of Home Affairs is baffled at the increasingly high number of tourists who have overstayed in the country over the past...

Bike riding courses offer Finland’s immigrants new freedom

It's a skill you never forget once learnt, as the saying goes: Now immigrants to Finland can receive free cycling lessons to help them...

Pentagon frees $3.6 bn for wall construction on Mexican border

The US Defense Department said Tuesday it was freeing up $3.6 billion in funds budgeted for other projects to build a wall on the...

Assam security tight for Indian ‘citizens list’ release

by Anup Sharma Security was tightened Friday in the Indian state of Assam for the release of a citizens' list that could potentially lead to...
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