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Government to get new digital visa service

By Lis Evenstad 18 May 2018

The Home Office has signed up to a deal with Sopra Steria for a visa service allowing people to use biometrics and digital files as part of their application Read More

Australia pilots visa scheme to ease talent crunch

By Beverley Head 19 Mar 2018

The Global Talent Scheme follows the government’s move to scrap the 457 visa, but industry watchers say smaller companies will struggle to meet its salary threshold Read More

Tier 2 visa refusals paints grim picture for UK tech skills

By Clare McDonald 16 May 2018

More than 3,000 visas for people skilled in science, technology, engineering and maths (Stem) roles were refused entry to the UK since December 2017 Read More

Estonia wants to introduce special visa for digital nomads

By Karl Flinders 26 Feb 2018

Baltic state’s next digital development could be a visa targeted at people who work online and are location independent Read More

Visa Developer launches: that priceless API will do nicely

By Adrian Bridgwater 21 Feb 2018

Mastercard has ‘Priceless’ and American Express has ‘That’ll do nicely’ and ‘Don’t leave home without it’, but what does Visa have? The answer appears to be the (arguably less catchy) ‘It’s ... Read More

Businesses struggle to get IT staff as visa limits are reached quickly

By Karl Flinders 07 Feb 2018

UK businesses are increasingly looking for skilled professionals from outside the EU as certain visa caps prove too low Read More

NRF 2018: Cryptocurrencies “won’t take off”, says Visa executive

By Clare McDonald 22 Jan 2018

Visa’s CEO, Alfred Kelly, told retailers at the 2018 NRF Big Show that bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies should be low on their list of priorities Read More

Visa reports EMV chip cards thwart fraud, but criminals adapting

By Peter Loshin 28 Feb 2018

Visa points to a 70% drop in fraud due to EMV chip cards, as consumers and merchants adopt the new payment card technology. But criminals are shifting their own focus to adapt. Read More

Australia to abolish visa for skilled workers

By Beverley Head 20 Apr 2017

The Australian government will replace the 457 visa programme with temporary skills visas to stem the loss of jobs that could go to Australians Read More

Australia eases skilled visa restrictions amid criticism

05 Jul 2017

Move applauded by industry lobby group, but some emerging roles are missing from the list of skills covered by the Temporary Skill Shortage visa scheme Read More