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Immigration visa scam at Wintec

Posted by jaypee 264 days ago New Zealand
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A bogus Immigration official is allegedly bullying Wintec students to pay them to stay in the country.


One student was so scared that she paid the scammer more than $900.

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Asylum 'cruises' to NZ touted - Immigration

Posted by jaypee 268 days ago New Zealand
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People-smugglers in Indonesia are promoting a passage to New Zealand in shipping containers for up to $17,000 a person and are describing it to would-be customers as "the cruise ship option", an Australian news investigation has found.

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Scammer gets home detention

Posted by jaypee 272 days ago New Zealand
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A former Albany company director responsible for a $100,000 immigration scam has been sentenced to home detention and community work at Auckland District Court.


Tengyu (Nick) Yuan, of Noahark Consultant Ltd, faced six counts of providing immigration advice without being licensed or exempt.

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Kiwis more positive about Asian immigration

Posted by jaypee 275 days ago New Zealand
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New Zealanders' attitudes to Asian people are becoming more positive, with more than half of non-Asians believing Asian immigration to be a good thing, a study shows.

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Net migrant inflow at 10-year high

Posted by jaypee 275 days ago New Zealand
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The net inflow of migrants in September was the biggest monthly gain for 10 years and it will put added pressure on the housing market, say economists.

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Migrant workforce key in the new NZ

Posted by jaypee 283 days ago New Zealand
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New Zealanders who die or leave the country permanently are being replaced by citizens of other nations, as immigration changes the face of New Zealand's society and workforce.

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Praise for Immigration's role in fast-tracking repairs

Posted by jaypee 285 days ago New Zealand
http://www.voxy.co.nz —

One month on from the wind event that destroyed close to 800 irrigators, fast-tracking of Visas for overseas specialists is boosting efforts to get the irrigation season underway. However, IrrigationNZ says delayed irrigation is a real concern and the economic consequences could rival last year’s drought.

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New work rights for foreign students

Posted by jaypee 286 days ago New Zealand
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Low-quality education providers will face the axe and universities and schools considered "high quality" will enjoy privileges, including the ability to offer prioritised visa processing to students.

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