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immigration

the movement of organisms into a specific area. Compare EMIGRATION.
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Their proactive, cost-effective, and efficient immigration solutions include processing nonimmigrant visas and permanent residence for employees, transferring key talent from overseas offices, and government compliance audits, as well as assisting with immigration law compliance and advising on mergers, acquisitions, and reorganizations.
'The babies were detained during an immigration raid at Plaza Indah Apartment Kajang on the night of June 13 2019.
Furthermore, there only is scant evidence on the link between support for anti-immigration parties and the actual policies implemented in response to immigration. Since we ultimately care about the actions and the reforms undertaken by political actors, it is crucial to understand which policies, if any, are affected by immigration and for what reasons.
BI Port Operations Division Chief Grifton Medina said that immigration officers in airports nationwide can accommodate up to 700 passengers in two to three hours.
Dana Sandoval, Immigration spokesperson, said that Gaza's post that has made rounds in social media is a "cause of concern" and the bureau is looking into possible actions against him.
During Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman's recent visit to Islamabad, Prime Minister Imran Khan had requested him to allow Haj pilgrims to undergo immigration and customs clearance at three airports of Pakistan before leaving for Saudi Arabia.
In a report to Immigration Commissioner Jaime Morente, BI Port Operations Division Chief Grifton Medina said the number of rude aliens who were turned back slightly went up from 129 in 2017 to 133 last year.
The role of an immigration lawyer is somewhat unique when compared with other types of lawyers.
Director General of Immigration of the Justice and Human Rights Ministry, Ronny Franky Sompie, said the facility was prepared by the Binus Foundation.
The case of Reynaldo Castro-Tum -- a Guatemalan migrant who crossed the border age 17 -- had for years been in the hands of a Philadelphia immigration judge named Steven Morley.
-- Immigration has risen to the top of the list when Americans are asked to name the most important problem facing the nation -- edging out the government, which has been the top issue each month since January 2017.
And a poll conducted just weeks before the Brexit referendum in June 2016 revealed that 56 per cent of Brits saw immigration and asylum as the most important issue facing the country - ahead of Attitudes immigration." improved health and the economy.

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