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Insider's Guide to Brazil Business Visa Processing

Posted by Courtney Leonard on Jul 10, 2015 11:32:00 AM

 

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Whether you are preparing to enter the immense green jungle of Manaus or the concrete jungle of São Paulo, if you are traveling to Brazil for business, you’ll need a visa for Brazil and you'll want to read these expert tips for US citizens.

Which Type of Brazilian Business Visa Will I Need?

Brazil offers two distinct types of business visas.

The VITEM-II is exclusively for business trips to attend meetings or as an exhibitor in a trade fair where the traveler will not provide any services.

The VITEM-V is required for working in Brazil including any provision of services.  

Working in Brazil is a privilege, not a right and all US citizens applying for a VITEM-V must be sponsored by a Brazilian employer. It is the employer who will submit for a work permit from the Brazilian Ministry of Labor on the US citizen’s behalf. On average, it takes 30-90 days to obtain a work permit approval after which the US Citizen can apply for a VITEM-V work visa.

 

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5 Reasons to Use Visa Expediting Services That Save Time & Money

Posted by Courtney Leonard on Apr 14, 2015 10:07:00 AM

 

The red tape surrounding visa applications makes them one of the most infuriating, time consuming and often expensive parts of travelling overseas, and theyre essential even before you get on the plane! You can save yourself a huge amount of worry, time and money by making use of our visa expediting services. Here are the top five things that a visa expediting service can do to make the process easier for you.

 

Understanding the process

Every country has a slightly different visa application process. Descriptions on embassy or consulate websites are often poorly worded, and even those who travel frequently get confused. When you use our visa expediting services, you gain the benefit of our years of experience and insider knowledge. We know exactly what information you need to give, which supporting documents you have to submit, and how long the whole process will take. We can clearly explain everything to you in advance, and are there to answer your questions at any time.

 

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A Guide to Getting a Saudi Arabia Business Visa for US Citizens

Posted by Courtney Leonard on Apr 3, 2015 10:28:00 AM

 

If you plan on travelling to Saudi Arabia to conduct business, you will need to obtain a Saudi Arabia business visa. There are two types of visas available to you- a single entry or a multiple entry visa. The visa will usually take around 3-7 days to process and it will allow foreign nationals to conduct limited business with their sponsors or clients in Saudi Arabia.

 

 

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High-Tech Visas Under Debate Regarding Immigration

Posted by washingtonexp on Apr 10, 2013 8:48:00 AM

Immigration is a critical subject currently, as the white house pursues to reach a deal that satisfies all sides. One of the issues that has risen within the debate are high-tech visas. It appears it is now rising many concerns, as even senators make their responses to the visa topic.

Fox News reported yesterday that senators are debating over whether to increase visa accessibility to high-tech workers. Also, the dispute is over how to discipline companies that train these workers in the US, then send them back overseas to continue working. Senator Dick Durbin is one of the main senators involved. Senator Durbin has taken the lead on issues, such as firms that outsource overseas and wage increases for higher-skilled foreign workers with H-1B Visas. High-tech officials feel Senator Durbin's fight risks punishing companies that have nothing to do with the foreign worker abuse he is pursuing to end.

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Best Beaches To Travel For 2013

Posted by washingtonexp on Mar 7, 2013 9:00:00 AM

We are already in March and the Summer is almost upon us. This is the time where most people around the world take time out of their busy schedule and take a much needed vacation.

There is no point in waiting to start planning your beautiful, long-awaited vacation. The time is now to set in motion your trip of a lifetime. One of the favorite places to travel for a vacation is no other than the beach. With crystal clear waters, bright blue skies and brown sand beneath your feet, the beach provides an atmosphere perfect for relaxation and fun. Below are a few of the top beaches to visit in 2013.

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Britain To Offer Same-Day Visa To Indian Businessmen And Students

Posted by washingtonexp on Feb 27, 2013 10:31:27 AM

Getting a visa ordinarily could take some time receive, however, countries are pursuing to make the visa process faster and faster. Britain is one of them and has even announced they will offer visas in the same day.

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TSA Removing Non-Privacy Body Scanners From Airports Nationwide

Posted by washingtonexp on Jan 22, 2013 8:54:55 AM

TSA has pursued continual security improvements since 9/11 to keep travelers safe. However, many people have felt some security measures like the use of graphic airport body scanners, violates privacy and goes a little too far. As of later this year, TSA is going to change that.

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New Thailand And Cambodia Single-Entry Visa

Posted by washingtonexp on Jan 8, 2013 9:25:07 AM

A single-entry visa is not just going to be held by the European Union any longer. A couple of small countries have decided to join in and see how effective it can be for higher tourism for both of them. Thailand and Cambodia have launched a single-entry visa into their countries.

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US Expects Travel Increase Over Next 5 Years

Posted by washingtonexp on Dec 12, 2012 1:40:29 PM

One of the world’s most desired places to travel is our very own United States. Being the wealthiest and most advanced country in the world, international travelers come to see the beautiful land of the free. From the latest findings, these number of travelers to the US is about to increase in the years to come.

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Great Tips For Holiday Travel!

Posted by washingtonexp on Dec 6, 2012 9:09:49 AM

The holiday season is here and people are gearing up to visit their beloved families and friends. This is the time in which we tend to travel the most. Thanksgiving was already projected by AAA to increase for the fourth consecutive year in the US. Traveling will increase as Christmas and New Year's Day approaches.

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