Singapore

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    In October 2017, the tiny nation of Singapore topped the list of the most powerful passports in the world. This is the first time an Asian nation has headed the rankings, and, according to Phillipe May from Arton Capital who compile the list, it is “testament of Singapore’s inclusive diplomatic relations and effective foreign policy” The passport index is an online tool that ranks the …

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    Dual or multi citizenship has been in much debate over recent years and never more so since the day the UK electorate opted to leave the European Union that fateful day in June last year. Dual or multi citizenship means that a person is a citizen of two or more countries at the same time, having legal rights and obligations in connection with both or …

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  • Tackling Immigration - Article

    Announcing a ‘snap’ election has resulted in party members having a lot less time to draw up their official manifestos. Instead of having months to draw up their pledges and promises, the parties have had just a few weeks and formal announcements are expected throughout this week and next. Whilst it is inevitable that we can expect to see the immigration related complexities of Brexit …

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    Singapore: Lawyers Urge Employer Caution in Addressing New Rules Favoring Singaporean Workers Oct. 23—Lawyers are advising foreign companies in Singapore to advertise job openings on a government website rather than try to get an exemption from the new rule requiring this. Before companies can apply for employment passes for foreign staff, the new Fair Consideration Framework mandates that they make the positions available to Singaporeans …

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