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Weekly UK Immigration News Round up 21 November 2010 | Immigration Matters

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The immigration ‘cap won’t fit’ say JCWI

As James Pitman, the managing director of Study Group points out in the Financial Times today, any reduction in student numbers would be ‘disastrous for the UK’s fragile economy’ given that education and training exports are worth almost 40 Billion – representing the second biggest contributor to the UK’s net balance of payments behind financial Services.

Non-EU migrants should be cut by 25%, says MAC

The number of migrant workers coming to Britain from outside the EU should be cut by between 13% and 25% next year, government experts have said.

Overseas Filipino Workers ‘disguised as tourists’ barred from leaving the Philipines

Four prospective overseas Filipino workers were barred from leaving the country last month after presenting bogus documents in an attempt to convince authorities that they were financially capable to go on a foreign holiday, ABS CBN reports.

UK Border Agency Video on English language tests for migrant partners

The UK Border Agency has released a new video explaining the new English language requirement for migrant partners, which will be introduced this month.

UK Government to review Vocational Education

Thousands of overseas students on student visas have also benefited from vocational courses, some going on to diploma or degree level studies at UK Universities, while others have fast tracked their careers straight into the workplace on Tier 2 working visas for shortage occupations such as Senior Care Worker

Start-up businesses can benefit from new ‘mentoring network’ say CMI

UK Ministers are aiming to establish a new mentoring network, which might provide assistance to the likes of start-up organisations, the CMI reports.

How will Government plan for social care impact migrant workers?

Greater choice for vulnerable adults and more help for their carers will be at the heart of government plans for social care to be unveiled later, the BBC reports.

Immigration cap will cost UK top scientists warns Nobel laureate

The immigration cap introduced by the UK coalition government will cost Britain the services of some of the world’s top scientists, Indian-American Nobel laureate Venkatraman Ramakrishnan has warned.

Canadian Immigration Minister calls on India, China to root out immigration fraud

Mr. Kenney will also discuss ways to improve co-operation on finding and prosecuting crooked consultants when he is in China and the Philippines, which along with India make up the three largest sources of immigrants to Canada. 

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