Easing of Immigration laws for expert immigrants

Easing of Immigration laws for expert immigrants

The German Bundestag recently passed a motion to press on the EU’s Blue Card Directive for Highly Skilled Migrants. The directive, made in May 2009, stipulates the terms and conditions entitled to residents from EU non-member States who migrate and live in the EU so as to engage in highly skilled profession. The new enactment in this directive aims to make Germany more appealing to skilled emigrants. The lawful conditions […]

FILIPINO WORKERS STILL IN DEMAND IN EU IN 2016

FILIPINO WORKERS STILL IN DEMAND IN EU IN 2016

According to a Press Release by P.O.E.A, Europe faces a labour shortage due to a rapidly aging population and declining workforces, hence plans are underway to facilitate the entry of high skilled workers while restricting the entry of low skilled workers in the medium to long terms. The United Kingdom has identified skills shortages for professionals in the healthcare, construction and engineering, education tourism sectors, among others. Studies show that a […]

Scholarships Para sa Mga Filipino sa Germany

Scholarships Para sa Mga Filipino sa Germany

For the Filipino who wish to study at a university in Germany but require financial assistance, there are several German scholarships for foreign students that they can try to apply for. Besides the high quality, low cheaper studying in public universities in Germany. But even the inexpensive tuition of public universities in Germany, there is still the day-to-day expenses such as rent, health insurance, groceries, recreation, and even the cost of […]

10,000 Jobs in EU for Filipinos

10,000 Jobs in EU for Filipinos

  This translates to the availability of 10,000 new positions for skilled Filipino workers in a wide selection of industries, with jobs openings for those with a good skillset and the desire to work hard.   From welders to dentists, machinery operators to engineers, there is a wide world of possibilities awaiting those who are looking to increase their earning potential while enjoying time abroad in a country that has […]

Reasons Why Australia Prefers Filipino Workers

Reasons Why Australia Prefers Filipino Workers

In the Australian workforce, Filipino workers are much loved. Australia is an extremely multicultural society with a lot of diversity in their workforce, ranging from the Americans, English, Indians and Chinese just to name a few. One may wonder, why are Filipinos preferred? Filipinos are known for their friendly nature, ever smiling, and outgoing character and in that way are similar to Australians. These subtle similarities may be the reason […]

Germany announces EU Blue Card application requirements

Germany announces EU Blue Card application requirements

Last week, Germany’s Foreign Office announced that EU Blue Card applications are being accepted for assignments having an effective start date of 1 August 2012. In May 2009, the European Union (EU) introduced a “fast-track” process to move non-EU national, highly-skilled labour in hopes of cross-pollinating foreign entrepreneurship and shortage occupation labour throughout the EU community. Since 2009, each EU-member country has had opportunity to phase in this directive according […]

EU Blue Card – How to come to Italy as a highly skilled worker

EU Blue Card – How to come to Italy as a highly skilled worker

Highly skilled people from outside Europe can now come for work in Italy by applying for the EU Blue Card. Legislative Decree 108/2012 introducing the EU Blue Card in Italy entered into force on 8th August 2012. It transposes the provisions of the EU Blue Card Directive which puts in place common and efficient rules allowing highly skilled non-EU foreigners to come and work in the EU where there is […]

France Blue Card will legalize living & working in France for foreign nationals with high skills

France Blue Card will legalize living & working in France for foreign nationals with high skills

France Blue Card will legalize residing & working temporarily in France for foreign nationals possessing high skills, will also attract long-term residence elegibility in the European Union The recent introduction of the European Union Blue Card’s version of the French Authorities has legalized professionals from third-world countries to reside and work temporarily in France and acquire EU residence legibility on a long-term basis. The availability of this Blue Card will take effect […]

Dutch Program Courts Highly Skilled Foreign Workers

Dutch Program Courts Highly Skilled Foreign Workers

The Netherlands boasts one of the more favorable work programs for skilled foreign workers in all of Europe. Called simply the “Highly Skilled Migrant Scheme,” it allows for foreign men and women to quickly and relatively easily come and work in the Netherlands. The “catch,” of course, is that the policy applies only to successful, typically well-educated men and women. The Dutch government doesn’t ask about particular skills or require […]

“Blue Card” to Allow Easier Access to the EU for Qualified Migrants

“Blue Card” to Allow Easier Access to the EU for Qualified Migrants

Countries throughout the European Union have been hit with labor shortages in recent years. While unskilled and moderately skilled workers are numerous and easy to come by in most areas, well-educated and highly skilled individuals are relatively few and far between. The expansion of many skill-intensive industries — such as IT and medical research — has meant demand keeps going up, as well. Naturally, this situation has had a negative […]