Home Tags Visa

Tag: Visa

US-China trade war could turn Singapore into ‘top destination for tech hiring’, Glassdoor exec says

The highest paying tech and finance jobs listed on Glassdoor are offering about S$19,500 per month - more than twice the annual household income in Singapore.

23 countries where money can buy you a second passport or ‘elite residency’

Citizenship or residency can be bought in these 23 countries, ranging from $15,253 to $2.57 million.
Hania Aguilar.

The father of a murdered 13-year-old girl was denied a visa to enter the US for her funeral

Noé Aguilar lives in Guatemala. His request for a visa to attend his daughter's funeral in the US was denied.

Malaysia’s passport placed in 5th most powerful group in new global ranking

The Malaysian passport was placed in the fifth most powerful passport grouping, out of a total of 91 groupings.
A 29-year-old cancer patient was forced to postpone her bucket list trip to New York city after accidentally labelling herself as a terrorist.

A 29-year-old cancer patient accidentally labelled herself as a terrorist right before a bucket list trip to New York City

Mandie Stevenson accidentally answered 'yes' when an online Esta (Electronic System for Travel Authorization) form asked if she was seeking to, or had ever, engaged in terrorist activities or genocide.
Marc O'Brien.

The former CEO of Visa UK is joining a startup that wants to help people spend cryptocurrency

Marc O'Brien, who led Visa UK & Ireland from 2008 and 2014, has joined Crypterium as CEO. The startup plans to make debit cards that will let you spend cryptocurrency such as bitcoin and ether in everyday situations.
Hassan al Kontar has been stuck in diplomatic limbo at the Kuala Lumpur airport for nearly two months.

A Syrian man who has been trapped in an airport for two months explains how he survives day-to-day

Hassan al-Kontar's newfound residence at Kuala Lumpur's airport has been brought on by many years of struggling to secure a better life abroad as a Syrian citizen. He told Business Insider that his story is not just about him, but also about the plight of millions of Syrian asylum seekers worldwide.
Hassan al Kontar, a 36-year-old Syrian national.

A Syrian man has been trapped in an airport in Malaysia for over a month with nowhere to go

The man attempted to leave the Kuala Lumpur airport but has been rejected from traveling to several other countries.