Visa Application

USCIS Averts Furlough, Visa Application Processes to Resume Normally

September 3, 2020 by Prabalta Rijal

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The USCIS earlier last week announced that the eminent furlough of its 13,000 or more employees has been averted for now.  This would have been a complete disaster as it would have drastically increased the backlog of visa applications. The reason USCIS is facing such a problem is that it…

Benefits of applying the Tier 1 Start-up Visa for founders

June 25, 2020 by Prabalta Rijal

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The Tier 1 Start-up Visa category has been described as an expanded version of the Graduate Entrepreneur visa route. This visa is available to anyone wanting to start a business in the UK for the first time.  Successful applicants will be granted a 2-year stay. They will also be permitted…

Everything we need to know about the Tier 2 Visa Scheme

June 11, 2020 by Prabalta Rijal

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UK’s Tier 2 visa is the most common visa type companies use to hire foreign talents. It allows skilled workers to live and work in the UK on a long term basis. The Tier 2 visa is open to a wide range of skilled occupations that are present in the…

The Differences between the USA’s O-1 and the UK’s Global Talent Visa

May 29, 2020 by Prabalta Rijal

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In February 2020, Boris Johnson announced the new UK visa category for talented and promising individuals in a few specific sectors looking to work in the UK. It replaced the Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) visa on the 20th of February, 2020. The UK's Global Talent Visa (GTV) is meant for…