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Britsimon's Recent Activity

  1. Britsimon replied to the thread October 2017 Visa Bulletin.

    I'd agree that it's bad karma. You can't do anything about it anyway - so forget about it and focus on your own case.

    Sep 20, 2017 at 5:51 PM
  2. Britsimon replied to the thread DV 2018 AOS Only.

    Good luck. In the infopass be prepared to be POLITE, but FIRM. We have seen BOTH possible outcomes in the past.

    Sep 20, 2017 at 4:13 PM
  3. Britsimon replied to the thread DV 2018 AOS Only.

    As we have discussed, this isn't a surprise. They have made a mistake. They might admit their mistake and fix it, or they might admit...

    Sep 20, 2017 at 3:29 PM
  4. Britsimon replied to the thread DV 2018 All Selectees.

    1. Possibly. The norm when you ask for CP is to assume you will interview in your "home" country. Contact KCC. They will probably tell...

    Sep 20, 2017 at 12:56 PM
  5. Britsimon replied to the thread October 2017 Visa Bulletin.

    I once met a man who swore he could turn cake mix into gold. I tend not to believe everything I am told. :) There are companies that...

    Sep 20, 2017 at 12:51 PM
  6. Britsimon replied to the thread October 2017 Visa Bulletin.

    They did not disqualify the cases for that reason, so there are no holes. And no you can't object.

    Sep 20, 2017 at 9:41 AM
  7. Britsimon replied to the thread October 2017 Visa Bulletin.

    Yeah agreed, it may not be stand, but it is pretty likely to be "agents".

    Sep 19, 2017 at 9:54 PM
  8. Britsimon replied to the thread October 2017 Visa Bulletin.

    I remember spotting the rise of selectees in Ghana in my early immigration.com days. I noticed the massive increase in entries from 2010...

    Sep 19, 2017 at 8:56 PM
  9. Britsimon replied to the thread October 2017 Visa Bulletin.

    There has been an uptick in "organized" interest in the lottery in Russia for some time. Moscow introduced some counter measures. They...

    Sep 19, 2017 at 8:50 PM
  10. Britsimon replied to the thread October 2017 Visa Bulletin.

    It isn't about effect on capped versus non capped. It is about the effect on the region as a whole. Yes a capped country has a high...

    Sep 19, 2017 at 8:40 PM
  11. Britsimon replied to the thread October 2017 Visa Bulletin.

    Ity suggests the cap (if applied at all) wasn't applied until quite late in the process.

    Sep 19, 2017 at 8:31 PM
  12. Britsimon replied to the thread October 2017 Visa Bulletin.

    As Susie pointed out earlier the political situation is obviously a factor in terms of motivation. BUT it is the scale of the change in...

    Sep 19, 2017 at 8:30 PM
  13. Britsimon replied to the thread October 2017 Visa Bulletin.

    They are probably both capped. If you look at Ghana (which is certainly capped), you can see that a cap sometimes is hit before the cap...

    Sep 19, 2017 at 4:23 PM
  14. Britsimon replied to the thread October 2017 Visa Bulletin.

    I'm projecting based on selectees. Both countries have double the selectees than last year and are at the capped numbers of U2...

    Sep 19, 2017 at 3:53 PM
  15. Britsimon replied to the thread October 2017 Visa Bulletin.

    Yes agreed - that is possibly the motivation, but it still needs an external "organization" to (at least) DOUBLE the entries in one year...

    Sep 19, 2017 at 3:40 PM