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More of the world’s wealthy are moving to Australia than any other country…

CHRIS PASH  JAN 24, 2018, 11:08 AM Australia is attracting more high net worth individuals (HNWI) as migrants than any other country, according to analysis by consultancy New World Wealth in its 2018 Global Wealth Migration Review. Global wealth migration is accelerating across the world with 95,000 HNWIs migrating in 2017 compared to 82,000 in [...]

By |February 12th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

Canada News: CRS went down on 442 (7th Feb Round)

By |February 9th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

Occupation Ceilings – as of 18th Jan 2018 – Australia Immigration…

The table below shows the occupation ceilings for the 2017-2018 program year for each occupation on the list of eligible skilled occupations by four-digit ANZSCO code unit group. Occupation ceiling values are based on a percentage of stock employment figures for each occupation. Stock employment figures are provided by the Australian Bureau of Statistics, and represent the [...]

By |February 7th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

Next Invitation Round – Feb 2018 – Australia Immigration…

Invitation rounds for Skilled - Independent (subclass 189) andSkilled - Regional Provisional (subclass 489) visas will be offered twice monthly. Dates for the rounds are subject to change. The next invitation round is anticipated to run on 7 February 2018. Invitation numbers in each round may vary depending on the number of applications being processed by the department. [...]

By |February 7th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

18 January 2018 Invitation round – Australia Immigration…

​The table below shows the number of invitations issued in the SkillSelect invitation round on 18 January 2018. Invitations issued on 18 January 2018 Visa Subclass Number Skilled - Independent (subclass 189) 300 Skilled Regional (Provisional) (subclass 489) 5 During 2017-18 program year the following numbers of invitations have been issued: Invitations issued during 2017-18 [...]

By |February 7th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

Melbourne world’s happiest city: survey

Callum Godde AAP / January 31st, 2018 Melbourne's not just the world's most liveable city. It's also the happiest, a new survey shows. A poll of 15,000 people from 32 cities - including Barcelona, Berlin, Tokyo and New York - showed the Victorian capital outranks its competitors for happiness, a Time Out City Life Index said. Melbourne [...]

By |February 2nd, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

Nominations by State and Territory Governments – December 2017 – Australia Immigration…

The number of intending migrants who received nominations from State and Territory Governments in December 2017 is shown in the table below: Visa subclass ACT NSW NT Qld SA Tas. Vic. WA Total Skilled – Nominated (subclass 190) visa 63 379 3 86 57 26 338 0 952 Skilled – Regional (Provisional) (subclass 489) visa [...]

By |January 25th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

3 January 2018 Invitation round – Australia Immigration…

The table below shows the number of invitations issued in the SkillSelect invitation round on 3 January 2018. Invitations issued on 3 January 2018 Visa Subclass Number Skilled - Independent (subclass 189) 300 Skilled Regional (Provisional) (subclass 489) 5 During 2017-18 program year the following numbers of invitations have been issued: Invitations issued during 2017-18 [...]

By |January 25th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

HSBC says the Australian dollar will fly this year as the RBA joins the normalisation party

Photo by John Lamparski/Getty Images Of all the driver of currencies in the past few years, none have been as influential as shifts in central bank policy. Think the US dollar ahead of interest rate policy normalisation from the US Federal Reserve in 2014 or, more recently, the Canadian dollar and euro ahead of shifts [...]

By |January 24th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments

Six-monthly update of Australia’s skilled occupation lists complete – Australia Immigration…

16 Jan 2018 Changes to the occupation lists: Updates to the occupation lists for temporary and permanent skilled visas will come into effect from 17 January 2018. This update follows the review conducted by the Department of Jobs and Small Business in late 2017. A summary of the proposed changes can be found on the [...]

By |January 16th, 2018|Immigration, News|0 Comments