New statistics from Immigration New Zealand

Detailing the number of student visas granted and declined for offshore applicants during the 2016 academic year, the statistics show 11,000 fewer applications than 2015, down from 61,500 to 50,200. The decrease in turn resulted in 37,600 visas granted, a decline of 5,700 from 2015. Source link:

France Relaxes Visa Rules For Indians To Boost Tourism

The French government has declared wide range of initiatives intending to attract more number of tourists, ranging from initiation of fast-track visas for Indian visitors to granting Sunday shop openings in particular areas of tourism. Laurent Fabius, Foreign Minister, said that France intends to attract 100 million tourists with 83 million foreign tourists in 2012. […]

Kazakhstan Visa Free Regime For Citizens Of 10 Countries

The President of Kazakh, Nursultan Nazarbayev, has declared that Kazakhstan to is ready to launch visa free regime for nationals of 10 countries. This visa-free system will be in force in between 15 July 2014 and 15 July 2015. This scheme is applicable for people of the UK of Great Britain, the US, Northern Ireland, […]