Reminders: Recent and Upcoming Immigration Implementations

  • December 26, Italy: All requirements, including notice of posting, of the new Posted Worker rules are now in full effect. See our Immigration Dispatch of September 26 for additional details.
  • January 7, Peru: Major revisions to entry and exit rules and residency laws take effect. Watch for our Global Brief this week for details.
  • January 23, Hong Kong: Indian travelers entering visa-free must complete pre-arrival registration prior to arriving in Hong Kong. See our Immigration Dispatch of October 19 and the Hong Kong Immigration Department website here for additional details.
  • January 27-February 2, APAC Countries: Lunar New Year will be celebrated during this time. Expect government and business offices to be closed in China, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, South Korea, Vietnam, and the Philippines on one or more of these dates. Check with the applicable government authority or business for exact dates of closure, but anticipate processing and travel-related delays throughout.