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Citizenship Chances for Indian

Postby rockinsg » Mon, 03 Dec 2012 1:17 pm

Hi,

Am Single male indian PR.
- 31 year old.
- Masters Degree from Indian university in IT.
- Salary ~10K in a bank's IT as senior software engg.
- PR since March 2010.
- In singapore since aug 2006.
- Have bought condo as property here.


I am going to apply in few weeks time. And probably will reapply after 2015 after PR renewal in case of rejection.
Whats the chances of Citizenship approvals right now?
I know of lot of lash back against indian PR applicants, how is the indians fairing for citizenship applications?

Thanks..

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Re: Citizenship Chances for Indian

Postby sundaymorningstaple » Mon, 03 Dec 2012 1:46 pm

rockinsg wrote:Hi,

Am Single male indian PR.
- 31 year old.
- Masters Degree from Indian university in IT.
- Salary ~10K in a bank's IT as senior software engg.
- PR since March 2010.
- In singapore since aug 2006.
- Have bought condo as property here.


I am going to apply in few weeks time. And probably will reapply after 2015 after PR renewal in case of rejection.
Whats the chances of Citizenship approvals right now?
I know of lot of lash back against indian PR applicants, how is the indians fairing for citizenship applications?

Thanks..


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However, after having given you my initial reaction, good luck.

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Postby offshoreoildude » Mon, 03 Dec 2012 2:24 pm

You might fluke it but unless a whole bunch (>1%) of Chinese suddenly die off here.... I doubt it. This is the 29th Chinese Province.
Now I'm called PNGMK

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Re: Citizenship Chances for Indian

Postby rockinsg » Mon, 03 Dec 2012 4:10 pm

sundaymorningstaple wrote:
rockinsg wrote:Hi,

Am Single male indian PR.
- 31 year old.
- Masters Degree from Indian university in IT.
- Salary ~10K in a bank's IT as senior software engg.
- PR since March 2010.
- In singapore since aug 2006.
- Have bought condo as property here.


I am going to apply in few weeks time. And probably will reapply after 2015 after PR renewal in case of rejection.
Whats the chances of Citizenship approvals right now?
I know of lot of lash back against indian PR applicants, how is the indians fairing for citizenship applications?

Thanks..


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However, after having given you my initial reaction, good luck.


umm..why's that?
I thought not too many indians are taking up citizenship.
Or are they being rejected for citizenship?

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Postby rockinsg » Mon, 03 Dec 2012 4:13 pm

offshoreoildude wrote:You might fluke it but unless a whole bunch (>1%) of Chinese suddenly die off here.... I doubt it. This is the 29th Chinese Province.


Never try, never know.
Yup, only thing is, is there that people desiring citizenship?

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Re: Citizenship Chances for Indian

Postby nakatago » Mon, 03 Dec 2012 4:34 pm

rockinsg wrote:umm..why's that?
I thought not too many indians are taking up citizenship.
Or are they being rejected for citizenship?


It's not too many indians are being given citizenship.

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Re: Citizenship Chances for Indian

Postby vishalgupta2 » Mon, 03 Dec 2012 10:39 pm

Getting a citizenship for a Indian with only 2 years on PR is virtually impossible. You should consider yourself lucky to have been granted PR in 2010 (when it was still easy).

If you were to apple even PR now, your chances will be quite low.

rockinsg wrote:
sundaymorningstaple wrote:
rockinsg wrote:Hi,

Am Single male indian PR.
- 31 year old.
- Masters Degree from Indian university in IT.
- Salary ~10K in a bank's IT as senior software engg.
- PR since March 2010.
- In singapore since aug 2006.
- Have bought condo as property here.


I am going to apply in few weeks time. And probably will reapply after 2015 after PR renewal in case of rejection.
Whats the chances of Citizenship approvals right now?
I know of lot of lash back against indian PR applicants, how is the indians fairing for citizenship applications?

Thanks..


Image

However, after having given you my initial reaction, good luck.


umm..why's that?
I thought not too many indians are taking up citizenship.
Or are they being rejected for citizenship?

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Postby the lynx » Mon, 03 Dec 2012 11:01 pm

The rule of the thumb is to attempt citizenship after 2 cycles of REP renewals (or was it just one?) but too early.

Chance: No good. Sorry.

I suggest you wait until you get your REP renewed in 2015. That, if you are lucky to get it renewed...

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Postby sundaymorningstaple » Mon, 03 Dec 2012 11:19 pm

If you are to have any chance at all, wait until you have renewed your REP the first time, e.g., after you have been a PR for, say, six years. Then, if you haven't abused it by shuttling off to Aus, US OR Canada and try to come back just before it expires to renew again, you may have a chance, depending on what has happened in the country in the next four years. Another GE for one thing. And, if the PAP lose that, I don't even want to go there......

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Postby rockinsg » Tue, 04 Dec 2012 12:54 am

sundaymorningstaple wrote:If you are to have any chance at all, wait until you have renewed your REP the first time, e.g., after you have been a PR for, say, six years. Then, if you haven't abused it by shuttling off to Aus, US OR Canada and try to come back just before it expires to renew again, you may have a chance, depending on what has happened in the country in the next four years. Another GE for one thing. And, if the PAP lose that, I don't even want to go there......


As have already booked appointment so will just try it out.
Will update on outcome.

If PAP losses,I won't want to be in Singapore anyway.
there seems to be lot of stress on companies due to immigration restrictions so probably its worth the rejection and wait for few more years anyway.
It might not be same Singapore in few years,Alas.

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Postby vishalgupta2 » Tue, 04 Dec 2012 2:08 am

This is exactly the problem, you obviously seem to have NO long term commitment and want a citizenship as a convenience. I can never understand how people take citizenship as a convenience. Anyone looking to get a citizenship should be thinking much more wider than this and must NOT be saying I anyway won't be in Singapore if PAP loses. You can not be committing to a country conditionally.

I am sorry if I sound rude or anything on those lines.

rockinsg wrote:
sundaymorningstaple wrote:If you are to have any chance at all, wait until you have renewed your REP the first time, e.g., after you have been a PR for, say, six years. Then, if you haven't abused it by shuttling off to Aus, US OR Canada and try to come back just before it expires to renew again, you may have a chance, depending on what has happened in the country in the next four years. Another GE for one thing. And, if the PAP lose that, I don't even want to go there......


As have already booked appointment so will just try it out.
Will update on outcome.

If PAP losses,I won't want to be in Singapore anyway.
there seems to be lot of stress on companies due to immigration restrictions so probably its worth the rejection and wait for few more years anyway.
It might not be same Singapore in few years,Alas.

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Postby rockinsg » Tue, 04 Dec 2012 10:43 am

Grow up. This is a global world, where people will choose what best suits them. Same way as county can take what suits them.

Why the heck would anyone take citizenship if not for convinience.
If you want to take it up for inconvinience go to AFrika.

I am sorry if I sound rude or anything on those lines.


vishalgupta2 wrote:This is exactly the problem, you obviously seem to have NO long term commitment and want a citizenship as a convenience. I can never understand how people take citizenship as a convenience. Anyone looking to get a citizenship should be thinking much more wider than this and must NOT be saying I anyway won't be in Singapore if PAP loses. You can not be committing to a country conditionally.

I am sorry if I sound rude or anything on those lines.

rockinsg wrote:
sundaymorningstaple wrote:If you are to have any chance at all, wait until you have renewed your REP the first time, e.g., after you have been a PR for, say, six years. Then, if you haven't abused it by shuttling off to Aus, US OR Canada and try to come back just before it expires to renew again, you may have a chance, depending on what has happened in the country in the next four years. Another GE for one thing. And, if the PAP lose that, I don't even want to go there......


As have already booked appointment so will just try it out.
Will update on outcome.

If PAP losses,I won't want to be in Singapore anyway.
there seems to be lot of stress on companies due to immigration restrictions so probably its worth the rejection and wait for few more years anyway.
It might not be same Singapore in few years,Alas.

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Postby offshoreoildude » Tue, 04 Dec 2012 11:54 am

As the father of two sc kids I vote you be expelled forever From Singapore.
rockinsg wrote:Grow up. This is a global world, where people will choose what best suits them. Same way as county can take what suits them.

Why the heck would anyone take citizenship if not for convinience.
If you want to take it up for inconvinience go to AFrika.

I am sorry if I sound rude or anything on those lines.


vishalgupta2 wrote:This is exactly the problem, you obviously seem to have NO long term commitment and want a citizenship as a convenience. I can never understand how people take citizenship as a convenience. Anyone looking to get a citizenship should be thinking much more wider than this and must NOT be saying I anyway won't be in Singapore if PAP loses. You can not be committing to a country conditionally.

I am sorry if I sound rude or anything on those lines.

rockinsg wrote:
sundaymorningstaple wrote:If you are to have any chance at all, wait until you have renewed your REP the first time, e.g., after you have been a PR for, say, six years. Then, if you haven't abused it by shuttling off to Aus, US OR Canada and try to come back just before it expires to renew again, you may have a chance, depending on what has happened in the country in the next four years. Another GE for one thing. And, if the PAP lose that, I don't even want to go there......


As have already booked appointment so will just try it out.
Will update on outcome.

If PAP losses,I won't want to be in Singapore anyway.
there seems to be lot of stress on companies due to immigration restrictions so probably its worth the rejection and wait for few more years anyway.
It might not be same Singapore in few years,Alas.
Now I'm called PNGMK

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Postby Wd40 » Tue, 04 Dec 2012 12:36 pm

rockinsg wrote:
sundaymorningstaple wrote:If you are to have any chance at all, wait until you have renewed your REP the first time, e.g., after you have been a PR for, say, six years. Then, if you haven't abused it by shuttling off to Aus, US OR Canada and try to come back just before it expires to renew again, you may have a chance, depending on what has happened in the country in the next four years. Another GE for one thing. And, if the PAP lose that, I don't even want to go there......


As have already booked appointment so will just try it out.
Will update on outcome.

If PAP losses,I won't want to be in Singapore anyway.
there seems to be lot of stress on companies due to immigration restrictions so probably its worth the rejection and wait for few more years anyway.
It might not be same Singapore in few years,Alas.

Your talk and action seem very divergent, on one hand you have taken appointment for citizenship and on the other you are saying you will quit this place if things go bad.

But then after taking citizenship, how are you gonna quit this place? Will you be able to gain back Indian citizenship, easily? :???:

You seem to the person who wants to make sensational statments(opposite to what you actually believe) only to see if anyone else is agreeing with you and then use that as a metric to see if you action to apply citizenship is justified :evil:

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Postby vishalgupta2 » Tue, 04 Dec 2012 1:22 pm

Because of this amazing thought process, Indians are NOT liked anywhere on the planet. Not just professionally but personally too.

If you try to talk to any girl in SG or US or UK or AU or watever country you name you will know how people feel about Indians (You can even read some personals threads here on this forum).

Citizenship is supposed to be taken when you understand the local culture, like and appreciate it and want to be a part of the country (that is why you have to pass tests in country's history and culture in US).

As long as Indians keep getting citizenship just for convenience and in a manner similar to buying a car, Indians will continue to be as highly regarded as they are all over the face of this round little planet called earth.

rockinsg wrote:Grow up. This is a global world, where people will choose what best suits them. Same way as county can take what suits them.

Why the heck would anyone take citizenship if not for convinience.
If you want to take it up for inconvinience go to AFrika.

I am sorry if I sound rude or anything on those lines.


vishalgupta2 wrote:This is exactly the problem, you obviously seem to have NO long term commitment and want a citizenship as a convenience. I can never understand how people take citizenship as a convenience. Anyone looking to get a citizenship should be thinking much more wider than this and must NOT be saying I anyway won't be in Singapore if PAP loses. You can not be committing to a country conditionally.

I am sorry if I sound rude or anything on those lines.

rockinsg wrote:
sundaymorningstaple wrote:If you are to have any chance at all, wait until you have renewed your REP the first time, e.g., after you have been a PR for, say, six years. Then, if you haven't abused it by shuttling off to Aus, US OR Canada and try to come back just before it expires to renew again, you may have a chance, depending on what has happened in the country in the next four years. Another GE for one thing. And, if the PAP lose that, I don't even want to go there......


As have already booked appointment so will just try it out.
Will update on outcome.

If PAP losses,I won't want to be in Singapore anyway.
there seems to be lot of stress on companies due to immigration restrictions so probably its worth the rejection and wait for few more years anyway.
It might not be same Singapore in few years,Alas.


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