Employer Sponsorship Licence News
05 Jan 11
Following a court judgment in December, the UK Government has announced the temporary limit of Employer Sponsorship Licences that will be in effect until 5 April 2011.
27 Oct 10
Some of Japan’s largest car manufacturers have warned the UK Government that the UK Visa cap on the number of skilled workers they can employ would undermine abilities to do business.
04 Oct 10
The Confederation of British Industry has told the Government of expressed its concerns about the UK Visa cap for non-EU countries, saying that it could undermine the ability of British businesses to operate in an international environment.
28 Sep 10
Large corporations and employers have expressed major concerns to the UK government about the UK Visa cap, saying their ability to recruit key talent is severely compromised.
24 Sep 10
The automotive industry has expressed concerns about the UK Visa cap and has warned the government that placing a cap on internal company transfers threatens to undermine the UK in the global economy.
17 Sep 10
Business Secretary Vince Cable has said the new UK Visa cap for non-EU migrants is costing Britain thousands of jobs and hurting its economic recovery.
24 Aug 10
Many employers are looking to recruit from overseas with one in six saying they will bring in migrant workers in the third quarter of this year, a study by Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and the accounting giant KPMG.
26 Jul 10
The UK Visa cap for non-EU workers is again in the spotlight as Prime Minister David Cameron visits India, one of the countries affected by the immigration limit.
21 Jul 10
The new UK Visa cap introduced by the Government to reduce immigration from outside the EU could hamper economic growth, UK businesses have warned.
19 Jul 10
The Coalition Government’s temporary visa cap on non-EU immigration commences today.