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Weekly UK Immigration News Round up 07 November 2010 | Immigration Matters

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UK Border Agency ‘unlawful’ in revoking College Tier 4 Sponsors Licence High Court rules

On 18 October 2010 the High Court ruled that the decision of the UK Border Agency (UKBA) to revoke the tier 4 sponsor licence of London Reading College was unlawful and leaves open a claim for substantial damages, Penningtons Solicitors reports.

Former Immigration Minister Woolas in disgrace

Shadow UK Immigration Minister Phil Woolas has brought British politics into disrepute yesterday after his 2010 election win was declared void and he was suspended by the Labour party.

Philippine Government say they are ‘powerless’ over Canada ‘immigration consultants’

Philippine Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz claims foreign and local “immigration consultants” have capitalized on many Filipinos’ desire to pack their bags for Canada.

Abu Hamza wins British passport appeal bid

The BBC reports that Radical Muslim cleric Abu Hamza has won his appeal against government attempts to strip him of his British passport, a special tribunal has ruled.

Cap on immigration won’t cut numbers sufficiently say MP’s

The proposed cap on immigration from outside the EU will not be enough for David Cameron to keep his promise to reduce net migration from 196,000 to tens of thousands by 2015, MPs have said.

New updated guidance for employers on preventing illegal working

The UK Border Agency has published new guidance this week for employers on ‘preventing illegal working’.

Students in England face tuition fees rising to £9,000

Overseas students already pay the full fees for their UK education and are not affected by the changes. The funding changes further highlight the need for non-EU overseas students, which are worth some £8 billion to the UK economy.

Canada will maintain immigration levels but reduce economic migrants

The federal government wants to keep Canada’s immigration levels steady next year but change the mix of newcomers, limiting economic immigrants and boosting the number of spouses and children. In its annual report to Parliament on immigration, the Conservative government says it aims to take in between 240,000 and 265,000 new permanent residents next year. That’s the same target as this year and last.

UK Immigration Cap may be relaxed

U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron said Monday his government would do everything possible to prevent a planned immigration cap from depriving U.K. companies of skilled workers from overseas, the Wall Street Journal reports.

Migrant organisation calls for more protection for Filipino Au Pairs’

Whilst there are cases of bad treatment, the vast majority of UK Filipino Domestic Workers enjoy higher than average salaries (you will not get a Domestic Worker in London for less than £300/£350 per week NET of taxes – a salary package equivalent to over £25,000 per annum or 1.7 million Pesos) and free board and lodging in the best parts of town.

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