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20 Sep, 2018
  • economic impact

Economic Impact of the EB-5 Regional Center Program

September 20th, 2018|Categories: Economic Impact, Government Affairs, Research / Analysis|

View in PDF The EB-5 Regional Center Program (the “Program”) was created by Congress in 1992 with the intent of stimulating economic development across U.S. communities through capital investment by foreign entrepreneurs. A variety of economic impact studies have been [...]

19 Sep, 2018
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IIUSA Welcomes Top Migration Agencies to First Ever Banquet in Seoul, South Korea

September 19th, 2018|Categories: Events, Overseas|

(Explore the Photo Album)  Last week, IIUSA was proud to host its first ever event in Korea as part of the Global Banquet Series. Coming on the heels of a successful event in Ho Chi Minh City the banquet delivered [...]

18 Sep, 2018
  • Fall Conference Featured

Don’t Forget to Secure your Sponsorship for the IIUSA & AILA EB-5 Industry Forum!

September 18th, 2018|Categories: American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), Conferences, Events|

Sure to be the EB-5 event of the year, the AILA & IIUSA EB-5 Industry Forum is fast approaching. Sponsorships are still available for the event but are selling out fast. Don't miss out on the opportunity to have your [...]

17 Sep, 2018
  • Visa Bulletin Featured

October Visa Bulletin: EB-5 Vis Category Now “Unauthorized” for Issuance

September 17th, 2018|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs|

Last week, U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs published the October  Visa Bulletin (View PDF). The EB-5 Regional Center category has been listed as “U” meaning unauthorized for issuance. The final action dates for the EB-5 regional [...]

14 Sep, 2018
  • Fall Conference Featured

New IPO Chief to Keynote at IIUSA & AILA EB-5 Industry Forum

September 14th, 2018|Categories: Conferences, Events|

New IPO Chief Sarah M. Kendall to Give Keynote Address at IIUSA & AILA EB-5 Industry Forum on October 29th in Chicago To Provide the EB-5 Industry with Updates from the Immigrant Investor Program Office at USCIS IIUSA and AILA are thrilled [...]

13 Sep, 2018
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EB-5 Expected to Extend Through Dec. 7, 2018

September 13th, 2018|Categories: Alerts, Congress, Government Affairs|

IIUSA Advocacy Alert - September 13, 2018 Today House of Representatives Appropriations Committee Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ) announced the Committee will introduce legislation to fund the government through December 7, 2018.  . The continuing resolution includes language that extends authorization of [...]

11 Sep, 2018
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Exciting Keynote Speaker Announcement for IIUSA & AILA EB-5 Industry Forum Coming Soon!

September 11th, 2018|Categories: Conferences|

Stay tuned to the IIUSA blog and your email for a very exciting keynote speaker announcement for our upcoming conference in Chicago! In the coming days, IIUSA and AILA will announce an addition to our keynote speaker lineup for the [...]

10 Sep, 2018
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It’s a Great Time to Consider Joining an IIUSA Committee

September 10th, 2018|Categories: Benefits, Conferences, Uncategorized|

Interested in joining an IIUSA Committee? RSVP to observe an in-person meeting in Chicago next month! Participating on an IIUSA committee is a great way to engage with your industry trade association, learn from your industry peers, and be at [...]

7 Sep, 2018
  • Partnership featured

IIUSA Hosts Global Banquet Series in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

September 7th, 2018|Categories: Benefits, Events, Overseas|

The National Trade Association Brings Together the EB-5 Industry in the Second Largest Investor Market    Earlier this week, IIUSA hosted EB-5 professionals from around the world for our Global Banquet Series event in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Coming at a [...]

6 Sep, 2018
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IIUSA Spotlight: IIUSA’s New Government Affairs Professional

September 6th, 2018|Categories: Benefits, Government Affairs, Membership|

Meet George McElwee  IIUSA's Representative on Capitol Hill Last month, IIUSA was proud to bring on the newest member of its government affairs team, George McElwee. George’s impressive tenure on Capitol Hill and in Washington, D.C. gives IIUSA a fresh [...]