JIS News

The United Kingdom is to impose tough new sanctions that could include a hefty fine and possible imprisonment of people who fail to ensure that visiting family members leave the United Kingdom (UK) before their visas run out.
This could significantly affect the many Jamaicans who have close family ties in the United Kingdom.
A release from the UK Border Agency said people will have to become licensed to sponsor family members to visit from abroad under proposed changes to the visa system. The sponsors will then have a duty to ensure that their visitors leave before their visa runs out or face a ban on bringing anyone else over, or face penalties of up to