The federal government of a Caribbean island has a tantalizing suggestion for quarantine-weary Canadians: Working from house is much more palatable while you’re doing it remotely from a tropical paradise.
The Island nation of Barbados has launched one thing it is calling a Barbados Welcome Stamp, a one-year working visa that offers foreigners the appropriate to stay and work in Barbados whereas they experience out the COVID-19 pandemic.
Beginning now, candidates can ship of their private data at a portal web site. The appliance shall be processed inside 72 hours, at which level they might be accredited to return stay and work in Barbados.
There is a non-refundable payment of $2,000 for a person and $3,000 for households, however as soon as that is paid, a profitable applicant is all set.
“You needn’t work in Europe, or the usor Latin America for those who can come right here and work for a pair months at a time, return and are available again,” Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley stated in announcing the idea earlier this month.
The attraction of residing on a tropical island could also be apparent beneath regular circumstances, however a spokesperson for the federal government working the initiative stated it makes much more sense throughout the present unprecedented state of affairs with COVID-19.