Tag Archives: damian green

Universities warn student against hostile student visa changes

The government’s proposal to reduce the number of overseas students has been described by vice-chancellors as a hostile act against British universities.

Posted in UK News | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Universities warn student against hostile student visa changes

UK immigration system in chaos

The Home Office have been criticised for the rapid introduction of new rules without following due democratic process and accused of rushing the introduction of new rules without proper consideration and due diligence.

Posted in UK News | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Nearly one third of skilled workers not doing skilled work

The UK Border Agency has published a study that looks at the jobs being done by migrants who are in the UK under Tier 1 of the Points Based System.

Posted in UK News | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Nearly one third of skilled workers not doing skilled work

UK Border Agency to resume enforced returns to Zimbabwe

Following a written ministerial statement today by the Minister for Immigration, the UK Border Agency will be resuming enforced returns of failed asylum seekers to Zimbabwe.

Posted in UK News | Tagged , | Comments Off on UK Border Agency to resume enforced returns to Zimbabwe

Minister defends interim limit on economic migrants

The Immigration Minister, Damian Green has defended the government’s decision to introduce an interim limit on skilled workers from outside the EU, in response to concerns raised by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI).

Posted in UK News | Tagged , | Comments Off on Minister defends interim limit on economic migrants

Minister defends immigration limit

The Immigration Minister, Damian Green, has said that the government will rigorously defend any legal challenge on its interim migrant limit.

Posted in UK News | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Minister defends immigration limit

Minister sets out evidence for immigration policy change

The government will ensure that the UK maximises the benefits of immigration, Immigration Minister Damian Green has said.

Posted in UK News | Tagged , | Comments Off on Minister sets out evidence for immigration policy change

Government plans reviews of immigration system

Immigration Minister Damian Green will confirm this evening that the government is to look at all immigration routes into the UK and set new rules.

Posted in UK News | Tagged , | Comments Off on Government plans reviews of immigration system

New government unveils Europe’s largest immigration removal centre

The opening of two new wings at Harmondsworth immigration removal centre (IRC) will make it Europe's largest, Immigration Minister Damian Green announced today.

Posted in UK News | Tagged , , | Comments Off on New government unveils Europe’s largest immigration removal centre