# visa - Today’s News
Don’t sweat the small stuff.
# visa - Saturday 12 April, 2014
Hamid Aboutalebi has been linked to the 1979 hostage crisis in which 52 Americans were held for 444 days.
# visa - Friday 14 March, 2014
Everybody’s talking about the death of Edward Haughey, Aer Lingus suing SIPTU and off licences urged not to sell booze too early on Paddy’s Day…
# visa - Monday 24 February, 2014
You won’t be able to use a Laser card from midnight 28 February.
# visa - Wednesday 5 February, 2014
A pamphlet published by two unions and Sinn Féin gives details of pay conditions as well as contact information for groups offering support to Irish migrants in the country.
# visa - Monday 16 December, 2013
A 21 per cent increase was driven by UK and US visitors in 2013.
# visa - Friday 2 August, 2013
Positions being offered by employers pay between €40,000 and €68,000.
# visa - Thursday 30 May, 2013
“Mary” has been living in Ireland since 2004 and says she can’t imagine her life anywhere else. Here, she explains what it’s like to live under the constant fear of deportation.
# visa - Thursday 23 May, 2013
While most of us take for granted having a passport or birth certificate in our own name, transgender people must face awkward questions when they are asked to provide identification – this shouldn’t be the case, writes Aengus Ó Snodaigh.
# visa - Wednesday 22 May, 2013
Fine Gael MEP Sean Kelly says that the proposal that students getting a J1 need to have their employer sponsor them won’t work.
# visa - Tuesday 21 May, 2013
It’s that time of year again.
# visa - Friday 10 May, 2013
# visa - Wednesday 1 May, 2013
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
The Irish government has reversed a decision to refuse three-year-old Jiayi a visa.
# visa - Wednesday 2 January, 2013
In total, approximately 165,700 immigration related requests were made in 2012.
# visa - Monday 26 November, 2012
# visa - Wednesday 21 November, 2012
New South Wales has made it easier for skilled migrants to settle there by expanding its Skilled Occupations List.
# visa - Friday 5 October, 2012
More than 10,000 visas will be made available by 2014 to Irish and Canadian participants for the newly-extended working holiday programme.
# visa - Wednesday 3 October, 2012
Kiwi Prime Minister John Keys says he has ‘something deeply personal against people who rape other people’.
# visa - Tuesday 7 August, 2012
We also spend quite a bit of time queueing…
# visa - Tuesday 31 July, 2012
EU regulators have notified Visa of concerns regarding certain charges for credit and debit card transactions.
# visa - Saturday 14 July, 2012
Millions of merchants in the US had sued the credit card giants over alleged fixing of card use fees.
# visa - Friday 13 July, 2012
Senator Fidelma Healy Eames has said technology companies in Ireland are struggling to fill vacancies due to a lack of IT talent.
# visa - Tuesday 13 March, 2012
A perception that Irish workers arrive drunk and lie about qualifications is based on the behaviour of a minority, according to a visa expert.
# visa - Monday 12 March, 2012
The scheme will be extended to include Bosnia and Herzegovina, as well as emerging markets like China, India and Gulf regions.
# visa - Sunday 22 January, 2012
It can be hard to attract rich entrepreneurs to set up business in Ireland if it’s hard for them to get a visa – so Fine Gael TD Peter Mathews has proposed a new special visa for them.
# visa - Tuesday 17 January, 2012
Irish people spent €13 billion on Visa cards last year, while the number of transactions on Visa cards grew by 76 per cent.
# visa - Tuesday 13 December, 2011
A US Senator is proposing a bill today which would grant work visas to thousands of Irish people every year.
# visa - Monday 24 October, 2011
The whistleblowing website calls a temporary halt to publications, promising legal action against a “blockade” by financial companies.
# visa - Monday 17 October, 2011
Two men were charged with unlawfully obtaining goods while a woman was charged with dealing with property suspected to be the result of crime.
# visa - Monday 5 September, 2011
Figures from Visa show that European consumers increased spending by 2.5 per cent in Q2… but that bailed out states were down.
# visa - Thursday 21 July, 2011
Australia is calling out for Irish workers and is willing to make the visa process easier, but it also tackling a huge labour black market.
# visa - Monday 18 July, 2011
AIB has announced it is joining Bank of Ireland in rolling out the new cards.
# visa - Saturday 16 July, 2011
Some 22,000 foreigners who were chasing the American dream and thought they’d won a coveted green card in May were left disappointed.
# visa - Wednesday 6 July, 2011
NOTW phone hacking controversy, Dáil protests over bailout troika and hospital cuts, and your guide to Oxegen. These and more in today’s Fix:
‘Watching the world change as a result of your work……priceless’: Wikileaks releases spoof video ahead of legal challenge to Mastercard and Visa.
# visa - Tuesday 21 June, 2011
Tens of thousands claim they were denied a chance to enter a Green Card lottery over a government computer glitch.
# visa - Monday 13 June, 2011
Messages have been sent out targeting job hunters which look for a payment for a visa, which the email says it necessary to apply for a job at Ryanair.
# visa - Tuesday 31 May, 2011
Coca-Cola, Adidas and Visa are among the companies who’ve expressed concern over allegations of corruption at the world’s football governing body.
# visa - Monday 16 May, 2011
Our daily wrap-up of what’s been going on – including a tongue-in-cheek tour of a certain house in Abbottabad…