There are various terms associated with a foreign employee’s immigration. In this article, we explain how work permits, work visas, and employee’s residence permits differ from each other.
Many expats travel to their home countries for the Holidays. How do the COVID-19 restrictions and Brexit affect traveling? Here are answers to some common questions.
Does a foreign employee need a residence permit before arriving in Finland, or can the permit be applied for later in Finland? Can a foreign expert work in Finland without a residence permit? These questions are often asked when the work should start as soon as possible.
The UK withdrew from the European Union on 31 January 2020. A transition period, which will continue until the end of 2020, began at that point. What does this mean for the UK citizens living in Finland?
Posted worker is a person who has been sent from another country to Finland to work as a service provider either as a subcontractor, intra-company transfer (ICT), or as temporary work. This means that his normal place of work is in another country and regardless of his nationality he may fulfill the criteria for a…
Residence permit, as the name suggests, refers to the right to reside in Finland. Depending on what grounds it has been granted, it can also bestow the right to work here. A visa is a document allowing entry to Finland, intended primarily for short term stays – in most cases with no right to work….
There are a lot of important documents that rarely see use. High school diplomas, marriage certificates, children’s birth certificates and many others sometimes hang on walls and sometimes lay filed away in drawers, but when the time comes to move abroad they may have an important role to play in the plans of families. They…