UK recently announced a pilot project wherein those who indent to visit the country will have to pay a 3,000 pound bond in cash to check widespread misuse
The government on Friday said it would await the outcome of the proposal mooted by the British government to introduce an experiment wherein those intending to visit will have to pay a hefty cash bond of £3,000 (Rs 2.77 lakh).
THE huge impact of mass immigration was revealed yesterday, with a quarter of people living in Britain’s biggest cities now migrants.Official census figures show the population has changed dramatically over the past 10 years.Experts found that in 2001 the number of citizens actually born in the UK was 75% in London, 92% ....Read More
FOREIGN men are more likely to have a job in the UK than British workers, a shock report revealed yesterday.
In a stark illustration of how immigration has changed Britain, male migrants have had higher levels of employment than “native-born men” in the last five years, says the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.The UK has – along with Germany – also taken in the largest number of migrants fleei....Read More
Does immigration have a positive or negative impact on native populations? Nicole B. Simpson and William Betz have analyzed data on immigrant flows to 26 European countries between 2002, and have found that immigrants have a positive impact on the happiness and well-being of natives, especially after the first year. While the overall positive impact may be a small one, they do mean that the potential costs of immigration on na....Read More
The International Monetary Fund raised its growth forecast for the U.K. economy this year, despite lowering its expectations for Germany, France, Italy and the euro zone.The U.K. upgrade follows similar moves by economists at a number of banks in response to a series of data releases and surveys over recent months that have suggested the economy is in recovery, having grown 0.3% in the first three months of the year.