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UK Foreign Secretary: "Benefit tourism must stop"

Benefit Tourim In UK UK Foreign Secretary: "Benefit tourism must stop"

LONDON, England - "Benefit tourism" must end, Foreign Secretary William Hague has said, ahead of the lifting of work restrictions on Romanians and Bulgarians.

Rwanda formally launches automated immigration control for nationals

Groundbreaking new technology Rwanda formally launches automated immigration control for nationals

Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Uganda

(eTN) - The test phase successfully concluded, saw the automated passenger arrival system for Rwandese nationals now formally launched at Kigali’s Kanombe International Airport.

Foreign lovers face great hurdles getting to the USA

Strict Guidelines limit Access to America Foreign lovers face great hurdles getting to the USA

Writer Richard Bach once wrote, “If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there?” Not if your girlfriend or boyfriend is a foreign citizen – and getting them here is no ...

First comes love… then comes a visa

Navigating Immigration for a fiancé or marriage visa First comes love… then comes a visa

With the booming online dating industry and the relative ease of traveling abroad, more and more Americans are finding themselves facing a bewildering problem – how can their loved one join them ...

Georgia tourism braces for backlash from new immigration bill

Georgia Tourism Feels Heat Georgia tourism braces for backlash from new immigration bill

True to its official state song, Georgia is on the mind of many people these days but not for the reasons the state's tourism industry might be hoping for.

An Indonesian visa with Garuda

Immigration An Indonesian visa with Garuda

Luc Citrinot, eTN

JAKARTA (eTN) - The two young Indonesian men sitting in the departure lounge at Amsterdam Schiphol airport look rather serious and not very excited to fly, in contrary to other Indonesian ...

Federal vs state immigration - who has the final say?

US Department Of Justice Files Suit Against Arizona Federal vs state immigration - who has the final say?

WASHINGTON, DC - The US Department of Justice has requested a preliminary injunction to delay enactment of SB 1070, passed by the Arizona legislature, filing a lawsuit against the state in federal ...

Travel boycott on Arizona must come to an end says US Travel Association

New Immigration Legislation Has Nothing To Do With Travel Travel boycott on Arizona must come to an end says US Travel Association

eTN Staff Writer

In the first week since the controversial immigration legislation Senate Bill 1070 was signed into law in Arizona and opponents called for a

Arizona’s immigration flap could be Florida's tourism opportunity

Florida Tourism Could Benefit From Arizona's New Immigration Bill Arizona’s immigration flap could be Florida's tourism opportunity

Douglas C. Lyons

Memo to Florida's convention and visitors' bureaus, meeting planners, travel agents and anyone else with any real heft in our tourism industry: Arizona's giving us another opportunity.

East African Community clarifies on passports

Issued Passports Remain Valid East African Community clarifies on passports

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

Following reports that immigration officials, in particular in one country of the

New push for common visa in East Africa

Boosting Tourism New push for common visa in East Africa

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

Members of the East African Legislative Assembly have pushed once again to introduce a common tourist visa for the East African region, raising fresh hopes that this might materialize, subject to ...

Easter Island inhabitants vote to curb immigrants

Easter Island Easter Island inhabitants vote to curb immigrants

The inhabitants of Easter Island in the South Pacific have voted to restrict immigration amid overpopulation fears.

Other threats to British curry industry beside credit crunch

UK points-based immigration system Other threats to British curry industry beside credit crunch

Rita Payne

LONDON (eTN) - The international credit crunch is not the only challenge facing the curry industry in the UK today.

Thai Immigration to issue "frequent traveler" card

Promoting Tourism And Investment Thai Immigration to issue "frequent traveler" card

bangkokpost.com

A new immigration card will be introduced for use by those going in and out of Thailand by the end of this year, said Immigration Police chief, Pol Lt-Gen Chatchawan Suksomchit.

Concern over airport treatment of tourist

Ireland Concern over airport treatment of tourist

irishtimes.com

Tourism officials expressed concern to the Department of Arts and Tourism earlier this year about the behaviour of immigration officers at ports of entry after an Indian man who won a trip to ...

Immigration scams could give bad name to travel industry: agents

India Immigration scams could give bad name to travel industry: agents

New Delhi - The immigration racket involving 39 fake Indian pilgrims busted in New Zealand and the BBC sting exposing a massive scam in Britain involving Indians will give the travel industry a ...

Air Tahiti Nui passengers among first to enjoy expedited access through security and immigration

At Charles Degaulle Airport In Paris Air Tahiti Nui passengers among first to enjoy expedited access through security and immigration

eTN

Air Tahiti Nui is one of the first airlines to offer its first and business class passengers “Access 1” cards for expedited security and immigration processing at Paris’ Charles DeGaulle ...

Tourism staff shortages could encourage Australian immigration

Australia Tourism staff shortages could encourage Australian immigration

Widespread staff shortages in the Australian tourism industry could be good news for people considering Australian immigration.

Businesses in the eastern states, in particular, are looking ...

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