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  1. New biometric residence permit for UK visa applicants

    Articles: Europe
    A new biometric residence permit is being introduced in the UK for non-European Union visa applicants who want to stay in the country for more than six months. The new requirement also comes alongside stricter rules for travel visas. Successful visa applicants receive a 30-day travel visa and...
  2. New biometric residence permits for Germany

    Articles: Europe
    New biometric residence permits for non European Union citizens are being introduced in Germany from tomorrow (Thursday 01 September). The electronic chip cards are replacing the existing paper residence permits that are regarded as open to being faked. It is part of a general move to combat...