The UK Border Agency has confirmed that secure English language testing will be mandatory for adult students studying below degree level (excluding those on foundation degrees or English language courses) under Tier 4 of the Points Based System, after 11 August 2010.
The UK government announced its intention to abolish the ‘certificate of approval’ scheme last month. A Remedial Order under the Human Rights Act 1998 has been laid in Parliament to achieve this aim.
The UKBA has released a statement to corporate partners asking that information should be relayed to community groups in a bid to ensure awareness regarding making an application for ILR after the expiry of 5 years leave to remain as a refugee.
Two people accused of arranging an illegal sham wedding in Nottingham have been charged with immigration offences, the BBC reports.
The Guardian reports that a pilot scheme gives families with children facing removal a two-week ultimatum to leave the country voluntarily.
The Australian Government is hosting an employment expo in London during September to help employers find skilled workers from the UK, a Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) spokesman said today.
The UK Border Agency welcomed 37 Bhutanese refugees into the UK. Yesterday and posted the following announcement on their website…
ShelterBox partners in Pakistan are distributing 400 tents to survivors of the devastating floods that continue to ravage the country.
Rotary Karachi and the NDMA (National Disaster Management Agency) are now distributing the tents in the Sindh province in south east Pakistan, the latest area to be affected by the spreading floodwater.
Previous Weekly Immigration News Round up 8 August 2010.
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