On 01.07.2022, the statutory minimum wage was raised from € 9,82 to € 10,45 gross/hour. Minimal wage jobs up to 450 euros per month are also covered by the Minimum Wage Act (MiLoG). They are also entitled to the statutory minimum wage.
Extension of the consular agreement The Consultation agreement on the relief of cross-border workers with regard to the measures to combat the COVID 19 pandemic between Germany and Belgium has now been extended for the last time until June 2022.
Important advice for companies In the current crisis surrounding the Ukraine-Russia war, it is becoming clear how geopolitical risks and changing security environments are influencing the danger situation for expatriates. Companies have an obligation to prepare and secure their employees accordingly.
Innovations for immigrants and nonimmigrant visa spouses The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), to which U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), the U.S. immigration agency, reports, has enforced an innovation related to the U.S. general admission work permit, or EAD.
Changes from October 2022 A new regulation will apply to travelers entering the USA from October 01, 2022: When entering the United States from visa waiver countries without a visa, an ESTA application must now also be submitted by land.
First competition stage of the IAC Dressage Cup On 10.04.2022 the first of the three qualifying competitions for the IAC Dressage Cup 2022 took place at the Löckenhoff riding facility. An amateur dressage class M* was ridden.
New regulation for simplified work visa application procedures In response to the war in Ukraine, the Israeli government adopted a new regulation on 04/04/2022 that allows professionals in technical professions to apply for a work visa to Israel through a simplified application process.