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Re: Employment Pass Status Pending

Post by sundaymorningstaple » Thu, 25 Aug 2016 9:05 pm

ayemgeorgia wrote:that is for renewal not for new applications
And the reason for that is because those renewals are being vetted like brand new applicants to ensure there were no fraudulent docs submitted and the experience originally claimed also existed. You see, they are having no qualms about not renewing people who have been here on work passes for 4 to 6 years already. I know. My S pass staff has dropped between levy reduction and losses on renewals from 55 around 4 years ago to 13 at the moment. Renewals are going through the same process as new applications do. Minimum of three months. That's why they tell employers to ensure that they apply at least three months early (but not more than six).
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Re: RE: Re: Employment Pass Status Pending

Post by ecureilx » Thu, 25 Aug 2016 9:20 pm

sundaymorningstaple wrote: And the reason for that is because those renewals are being vetted like brand new applicants to ensure there were no fraudulent docs submitted and the experience originally claimed also existed..
Especially after the 3 professors and a even higher man was found to have manufactured stuff or claimed credit for others work, even though it was the Uni's fault ... MOM received a lot of flak for it.

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Re: Employment Pass Status Pending

Post by vjysankr » Thu, 25 Aug 2016 9:55 pm

Yea I also mean it for renewals. That indicates new applications will also get delayed right, probably bcoz of more focus on verification.

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Re: Employment Pass Status Pending

Post by praveen.gunasekar » Fri, 26 Aug 2016 1:56 pm

Hi Guys,

The consultancy at singapore applied for my EP visa on Jun 21. Untill now it shows pending. Its more than 2 months and the status is still pending.
Any idea how long it might take.

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Re: Employment Pass Status Pending

Post by vjysankr » Fri, 26 Aug 2016 2:30 pm

Bro, I'm waiting from Jun 02, yet still pending. It takes 3 months or even more.

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Re: Employment Pass Status Pending

Post by sundaymorningstaple » Fri, 26 Aug 2016 2:38 pm

If you are using an agency, maybe forever.
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Re: Employment Pass Status Pending

Post by vjysankr » Fri, 26 Aug 2016 2:40 pm

What kind of agency do you mean?

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Re: Employment Pass Status Pending

Post by praveen.gunasekar » Fri, 26 Aug 2016 3:05 pm

Its a job consultancy.. May be will have to wait..

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Re: RE: Re: Employment Pass Status Pending

Post by ecureilx » Fri, 26 Aug 2016 4:45 pm

vjysankr wrote:What kind of agency do you mean?
Some of the body shops are being closely monitored.

Not all, some of them.

If your agent is planning to keep you under their own pay roll, it may take longer for processing.. Much longer.. And your approval may get shot.

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Re: RE: Re: Employment Pass Status Pending

Post by ayemgeorgia » Fri, 26 Aug 2016 4:54 pm

ecureilx wrote:
vjysankr wrote:What kind of agency do you mean?
Some of the body shops are being closely monitored.

Not all, some of them.

If your agent is planning to keep you under their own pay roll, it may take longer for processing.. Much longer.. And your approval may get shot.

How about direct hire from HR sir?

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Re: RE: Re: RE: Re: Employment Pass Status Pending

Post by ecureilx » Fri, 26 Aug 2016 4:59 pm

ayemgeorgia wrote: How about direct hire from HR sir?
Direct hire by employer ? If they don't have a strong Singaporean core, it tough times ahead.

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Re: Employment Pass Status Pending

Post by vjysankr » Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:28 pm

My employer is also a job consultancy and payroll is under consultancy itself. So should I expect a long delay? How long approximately ?

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Re: Employment Pass Status Pending

Post by Strong Eagle » Sat, 27 Aug 2016 12:44 am

vjysankr wrote:My employer is also a job consultancy and payroll is under consultancy itself. So should I expect a long delay? How long approximately ?
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Re: RE: Re: Employment Pass Status Pending

Post by ecureilx » Sat, 27 Aug 2016 11:07 am

vjysankr wrote:My employer is also a job consultancy and payroll is under consultancy itself. So should I expect a long delay? How long approximately ?
At the moment, I may suggest, take up a part time job while waiting ...

If you read again, quite a few consultants who have been body shopping are being closely watched for ignoring local candidates and only going for fellow countrymen... if yours is being monitored, don't hold your breath.

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Re: Employment Pass Status Pending

Post by praveen.gunasekar » Thu, 01 Sep 2016 1:46 pm

@vjysankr: Bro, any positive sign regarding the status of the visa..

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