Fast-track work permit plan

Shortages of skilled engineers and IT workers has prompted plans for a fast-track work permit system for foreign workers. The move – expected to be used mostly by eastern European and Asian workers – is designed to shorten from three months to one week the time it takes a company to secure and renew work […]

Shortages of skilled engineers and IT workers has prompted plans for a fast-track work permit system for foreign workers. The move – expected to be used mostly by eastern European and Asian workers – is designed to shorten from three months to one week the time it takes a company to secure and renew work permits for non-EU employees.