Residency Visa

Residency Visa

A general term for a visa allowing a person to live in a country, either on a temporary or permanent basis. A residency visa permits one to work while living in the country issuing the visa. A residency visa may be a step on the way to gaining citizenship in a country. See also: Green Card.
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Dubai: The General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Dubai (GDRFA) has opened 21 Amer centres for visa transactions, in a step to replace all typing centres from processing residency visa applications after failing to adhere to certain conditions, officials said on Saturday.
With the introduction of this new center, the 8,000 people working in DHCC and their families are now able to carry out all their residency visa procedures within the free zone, at a close proximity from their workplace.
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All children require a residency visa to enrol in a school.
Saudi Oger will return its Pakistani workers' passports so that they can transfer their residency visa to other sponsors, or return home, according to Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Labor and Social Development.
The permanent residency visa allows a person to live and work indefinitely Down Under.
The push for permanent residency visa also coincides with China's crackdown on corruption, where it has been targeting corrupt officials who are allegedly trying to transfer funds abroad.
In some cases, residents said they were asked to pay Dh14,000 instead of the present Dh5,000 in residency visa application fees.
Brazilian immigration officials granted Battisti a residency visa in 2011.
A staff member seemed to have some sort of problem with the appearance of the Qatar residency visa page picture of my daughter.
An LMRA spokesman said: If expats have a valid residency permit and they had to renew or change their passport while they were away from the kingdom, they can come back with both passports and they will be allowed to enter as long as their residency visa is still valid.
The Bureau also acts as an official sponsor for all non-Bahraini employees in relation to obtaining work and residency visa, transferring requests to the responsible government entity and processing family residency visa and visit visas requests.