Published: Jan 16, 2022
The recent surge in COVID-19 cases at ICE detention sites came amid the rapid nationwide spread of the Omicron variant, which has been found to be more transmissible than other strains of the virus.
Published: May 29, 2021
WASHINGTON - President Joe Bidens immigration policy changes took shape Friday in a budget request that would eliminate border-wall funding, boost spending on care for unaccompanied migrant children to $3.3 billion and overhaul the way asylum seekers are handled at the Mexico border by dramatically increasing staffing to process their claims.
Published: Apr 29, 2021
WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden will recommit himself to overhauling the immigration system Wednesday during his first address to Congress, while signaling openness to Congress passing smaller parts of his agenda that have bipartisan support, including guaranteeing a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children.
Published: Nov 13, 2020
PUTRAJAYA: Employers in the construction, manufacturing, plantation and agriculture sectors will be allowed to legally employ undocumented foreign workers under the Labour Recalibration Plan for undocumented immigrants, the Home Minister announced.
Published: Oct 24, 2020
Laos is set to begin a fast-track immigration service next week that will allow Chinese nationals to cross the border more easily with shorter quarantine time amid the travel restrictions in place to prevent the spread of Covid-19.
Published: Apr 23, 2020
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he signed an executive order to suspend U.S. immigration for the next 60 days, but he offered no other details about the scope of the directive in remarks to reporters at the White House.
Published: Apr 22, 2020
An immigration officer at Songkhla’s Sadao border checkpoint has been infected by the Covid-19 virus, Pol Maj-General Peerawat Boonloy, who oversees the Immigration Division 6, said on Wednesday (April 22).