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by sundaymorningstaple
Tue, 11 May 2021 11:52 am
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: Demonstrating ties/integration on PR form
Replies: 7
Views: 913

Re: Demonstrating ties/integration on PR form

... '000's of audits over the 8 years I was there. Field agents be they immigration or income tax are efficient! I also shared an office with the US INS office stationed here in Singapore from 1988 to 1991 in Int'l Plaza when I was attached to the UNHCR resettling ...
by singaporeflyer
Sat, 08 May 2021 12:01 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: need to find my FIN... pls help!
Replies: 32
Views: 14773

Re: need to find my FIN... pls help!

My husband went to Singapore in 2013 on work permit and lived there for one year.. now we are in Canada and need Singapore police clearance for Canada immigration.. but he doesn’t have FIN number. He has only stamp on his passport. Can anyone help ...
by Gsdhillon
Sat, 08 May 2021 4:42 am
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: need to find my FIN... pls help!
Replies: 32
Views: 14773

Re: need to find my FIN... pls help!

My husband went to Singapore in 2013 on work permit and lived there for one year.. now we are in Canada and need Singapore police clearance for Canada immigration.. but he doesn’t have FIN number. He has only stamp on his passport. Can anyone help me to get his FIN number.
by sundaymorningstaple
Fri, 07 May 2021 7:32 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR Approved 2021
Replies: 31
Views: 7015

Re: PR Approved 2021

Also forgot to factor in the racial demographics of which Singapore uses immigration to maintain at percentages they are comfortable with. So for instance out of say 7.5% ...
by truthhurts1
Tue, 20 Apr 2021 11:22 am
Forum: Relocating, Moving to Singapore
Topic: "Proceed to upload documents" button is missing in ICA Website
Replies: 76
Views: 8576

Re: "Proceed to upload documents" button is missing in ICA Website

... ran it for 3 years, hired some locals, paid all my taxes, and the whole immigration thing seemed more liberal. I doubt I would be granted PR today ... term visa though I'm not sure the current status post covid. It's not Singapore of course, but it's not the worst place to be in when you have ...
by smoulder
Tue, 20 Apr 2021 11:11 am
Forum: Relocating, Moving to Singapore
Topic: "Proceed to upload documents" button is missing in ICA Website
Replies: 76
Views: 8576

Re: "Proceed to upload documents" button is missing in ICA Website

... ran it for 3 years, hired some locals, paid all my taxes, and the whole immigration thing seemed more liberal. I doubt I would be granted PR today ... term visa though I'm not sure the current status post covid. It's not Singapore of course, but it's not the worst place to be in when you have ...
by truthhurts1
Sat, 17 Apr 2021 6:11 pm
Forum: Relocating, Moving to Singapore
Topic: "Proceed to upload documents" button is missing in ICA Website
Replies: 76
Views: 8576

Re: "Proceed to upload documents" button is missing in ICA Website

... (slots are allocated by the demographic concentrations already in Singapore and the government is using immigration to sustain the demographic percentages as they are. Indians are 7.5% of the PR/SGC ...
by sundaymorningstaple
Sat, 17 Apr 2021 1:11 pm
Forum: Relocating, Moving to Singapore
Topic: "Proceed to upload documents" button is missing in ICA Website
Replies: 76
Views: 8576

Re: "Proceed to upload documents" button is missing in ICA Website

... (slots are allocated by the demographic concentrations already in Singapore and the government is using immigration to sustain the demographic percentages as they are. Indians are 7.5% of the PR/SGC ...
by traveler111
Fri, 16 Apr 2021 8:37 pm
Forum: Relocating, Moving to Singapore
Topic: Information on Singapore Immigration (Entry, Exit, Visa)
Replies: 38
Views: 100916

Re: Information on Singapore Immigration (Entry, Exit, Visa)

Thank you so much! We did get married recently in March to be able to move there together. Her HR asked for an international marriage certificate which we sent. You can only get a common-law one here. I failed to find any recent cases of DPs being rejected or rejected for no reason and I googled for...
by sundaymorningstaple
Fri, 16 Apr 2021 5:41 pm
Forum: Relocating, Moving to Singapore
Topic: Information on Singapore Immigration (Entry, Exit, Visa)
Replies: 38
Views: 100916

Re: Information on Singapore Immigration (Entry, Exit, Visa)

The normal rejection reasons are a) de factor or common law marriage not recognized by you own country b) same gender marriage, we seen a few cases come in but never with DP, only LTVP which has to be sponsored by the employer. c) cannot get letter of co-habitation/common law marriage from own count...
by traveler111
Fri, 16 Apr 2021 5:01 pm
Forum: Relocating, Moving to Singapore
Topic: Information on Singapore Immigration (Entry, Exit, Visa)
Replies: 38
Views: 100916

Re: Information on Singapore Immigration (Entry, Exit, Visa)

My wife got a job in Singapore and her EP and entry permits were approved in March. Her company applied for my DP and it got rejected. Her HR says they haven't received any reason why it got rejected. I did some research on the web ...
by sundaymorningstaple
Thu, 15 Apr 2021 2:54 am
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR Chance 2020
Replies: 36
Views: 7297

Re: PR Chance 2020

... understand that the TFR in the 1980, while low, wasn't dangerously low. Singapore, since the change of the century has been in the bottom three countries ... race generally speaking. Chinese have the lowest TFR at just under 1.0. Immigration is used to offset the deficit and obviously those who ...
by truthhurts1
Wed, 14 Apr 2021 9:57 am
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR Chance 2020
Replies: 36
Views: 7297

Re: PR Chance 2020

... immigration-policy "Ms Indranee said citizenship and PR status are offered selectively to applicants who are committed to making Singapore their home, and who can integrate and contribute to Singapore." https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/politics/parliament-annual-number-of-new-prs-and-citizens-stable-for-last-5-years-says ...
by LongtimeStayer
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 2:07 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR approval chance in 2020
Replies: 1633
Views: 276406

Re: PR approval chance in 2020

... has been lots of press over the years about "China" brides here in Singapore marrying locals long enough to get their PR and subsequently vanishing ... no foul! I prefer things to be said outright as that is typically how immigration works. Cold and very little compassion. Basically we are swearing ...
by Iehklad
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 11:01 am
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: My Journey from WP -> SP -> EP -> PR
Replies: 13
Views: 1412

Re: My Journey from WP -> SP -> EP -> PR

... (WP) to S Pass, onto Employment Pass (EP), and eventually becoming a Singapore Permanent Resident in December 2020 within 5 years. Just a bit ... all those who succeeded to leave a comment and encourage other fellow immigration wanderers on this journey! My 2 cents. It might have been easier ...

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