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  1. Department to hire 100 officers

    Posted Feb 27th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The government is continuing its efforts to attract the right people to join the Immigration Department. According to a spokesman, the department is looking to recruit about 100 ... the department. Minimum academic requirements for immigration officers are two passes in the HKALE, and Level 3 or Grade C or above in three subjects in the HKCEE, and they need to meet the language ...

  2. Canada cracks down on bogus marriages for immigration fraud

    Posted Sep 14th 2010, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... to help crack down on immigration fraud, including fake spousal sponsorships. This month, Canada's immigration department started accepting such applications online. Kenney is currently ... Dennis Eng Couples in southern China may sign up to wedded bliss, but if they are caught duping the Canadian immigration service they may not enjoy the honeymoon. Immigration fraud based ...

  3. Why they won't put an accent on your ID card

    Posted Nov 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Phyllis Tsang An Irish-Canadian father has run into a brick wall at the Immigration Department over how the names of his newborn twins should appear on their birth certificates. Sean ... 'The final say on whether they are accepted lies with the Immigration Department,' Kwan said. Kwan, who also offers migration services to Canada, said French words with accents could ...

  4. Accidental public servant throws herself into early retirement

    Posted Dec 04th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a high-flyer in the Immigration Department since the handover, put in her application for early retirement last year after she began studying Buddhism at university. Her departure surprised many of her ... asked about this. Chan's career of almost three decades with the Immigration Department began almost by accident when, as a fresh chemistry graduate from the University of Hong Kong, she ...

  5. Immigration may keep tabs on you overseas

    Posted Jan 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Joshua But Hongkongers might get faster help if they run into trouble overseas under an Immigration Department idea to keep details about travellers' itineraries and their emergency ... The detention facility, currently managed by the Correctional Services Department, holds immigration law offenders who are awaiting deportation. The Immigration Department is expected to assume ...

  6. 44 arrested in immigrations raids

    Posted Jan 13th 2010, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu Forty-four people were arrested in a crackdown on illegal workers that was jointly launched by the Immigration Department and the police. The operation was yesterday from 3am ... holders of recognizance forms. 'The Immigration Department will continue to strengthen law enforcement to combat unlawful employment now that the Immigration (Amendment) Ordinance 2009 ...

  7. Harsh reality for immigrants denied welfare payments

    Posted Nov 29th 2010, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... and electricity account for a least another HK$200 a month. 'If I had a choice I would not apply for the dole,' Li said. 'I went to the Social Welfare Department after being referred ... is too long and unfair. The policy is depriving a class of needy residents from claiming welfare.' The welfare department gives new mainland arrivals CSSA if they can find a job ...

  8. Trainees ask Labour Department for help in wage dispute

    Posted Jan 12th 2010, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... 'The Labour Department is in touch with relevant parties, including the Immigration Department, the union and Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company Limited, to seek more understanding ... Dennis Eng More than 100 aircraft maintenance trainees from the mainland are seeking help from the Labour Department to recover wages they claim are owed to them by Hong Kong Aircraft ...

  9. Immigration officials urged to help single mainland parents get permit

    Posted Apr 27th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Leung Yiu-chung urged the Immigration Department to play a bigger role. 'The department can help screen the background of the single mothers and make recommendations to mainland authorities ... Ng Kang-chung Immigration authorities have been asked to play a bigger role in helping single parents from the mainland get a new multiple-entry permit so they can visit their children ...

  10. Electronic alert system on way for travellers

    Posted Oct 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Phyllis Tsang Heading for a potential trouble spot overseas? Don't worry- government help will soon be at hand for Hongkongers. Residents will be able to receive the latest travel alerts by e-mail or mobile phone text message by the end of the year. The service is being launched by the Immigration Department following the Manila hostage crisis in which eight Hong Kong ...




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