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New Home Office entrepreneur test cuts visa numbers

Last year saw a fall in the number of entrepreneur visas granted to non-EU nationalities as the Home Office became more aggressive in challenging applications with its Genuine Entrepreneur Test, said employment and immigration law expert Jill Turner of Pinsent... 18 Mar 2015

Wealthy targeting UK, experts say, as record numbers of visas issued to Russian and Chinese investors

Wealthy Chinese and Russian nationals were granted 'Tier 1 investor' visas, allowing them to live in the UK while investing into UK companies, in record numbers last year, according to figures obtained by Pinsent Masons, the law firm behind 19 Jan 2015

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Peers vote down UK government's proposed restrictions on judicial review

Judges in England and Wales should have sole discretion on whether to take forward judicial review cases where there is no likelihood that the final outcome for the applicant would be any different, the House of Lords has said. 28 Oct 2014

Public and politicians support removal of international students from UK net migration target

Members of the public are "surprised and even baffled" that international students are classified as 'immigrants' for the purposes of UK government migration figures, with the majority supporting their removal from the figures, according to new research carried... 26 Aug 2014

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