Mehmood-Ul-Hassan Khan Despite ongoing global financial meltdown and increasing of public debts ratios around the world, UAE economy achieves sustainable growth. According to the latest Global Competitiveness Report by the World Economic Forum (WEF), UAE… Read More »Strength of Marco-economy and Banking Prospects of UAE
November 24, 2010
* Non-EU skilled visas to be cut to 43,000 a year
* Issue divisive for Conservative-Liberal Democrat coalition
LONDON: Britain is to cap the number of skilled workers entering the country from outside the European Union at 43,000 a year, down 13 percent from 2009, but at the higher end of recent proposals, the BBC reported on Tuesday.
Additionally, staff transferred by companies from another country would be exempt from the cap if they earned more than 40,000 pounds a year, the broadcaster said. The BBC gave no source for its report, and officials were not immediately available for comment. Read More »UK to cut skilled non-EU immigrants by 13 pc: BBC