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20 Jun, 2018
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July Visa Bulletin Highlights August 1, 2014 Final Action Date for Mainland-China and Vietnam Born EB-5 Applicants

June 20th, 2018|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs, Immigration Law|

Earlier this month, U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs released the Visa Bulletin for the month of July 2018 (View PDF). The bulletin revealed a cutoff date of August 1, 2014 for Mainland-China and Vietnam born visa applicants [...]

26 Apr, 2018
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EB-5 Future Final Action Date Predictions – Special Insights from Department of State

April 26th, 2018|Categories: Conferences, Dept of State (DOS), Events|

IIUSA was honored to have Charlie Oppenheim, Chief, Immigrant Visa Control & Reporting Division, U.S. Department of State participate as a  keynote speaker at our 13th Annual Membership Meeting earlier this week in Washington, DC. Mr. Oppenheim provided exclusive insights on [...]

12 Apr, 2018
  • Visa Bulletin Featured

U.S. Department of State Issues May Visa Bulletin Revealing a Cutoff Date for Vietnam Applicants for First Time in Program History

April 12th, 2018|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs|

Earlier this week, U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs released the Visa Bulletin for the month of May 2018 (View PDF). The bulletin revealed a cutoff date of July 22, 2014 for Mainland-China born visa applicants which [...]

3 Apr, 2018
  • Visa Bulletin Featured

April Visa Bulletin Highlights Looming Oversubscription for Vietnamese EB-5 Applicants

April 3rd, 2018|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs, Immigration Law, Research / Analysis|

The U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs Visa Bulletin for the month of April 2018 (View PDF) reveals a cutoff date of July 22, 2014 for Mainland-China born visa applicants which remained unchanged from the March bulletin. Special Note [...]

19 Feb, 2018
  • Webpage Featured

ICYMI: Department of State Resource Website for Employment-Based Immigration

February 19th, 2018|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs|

Did you know the Department of State has a comprehensive webpage on state.gov that provides an overview on the Employment-Based Immigrant Visa categories? The page provides helpful links and resources for investors, including Program fees, eligibility requirements, information about visa [...]

13 Feb, 2018
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U.S. Department of State Issues March Visa Bulletin: Final Action Date for Mainland-China Remains Unchanged

February 13th, 2018|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs, Immigration Law, Research / Analysis|

Earlier this week, U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs released the Visa Bulletin for the month of March 2018 (View PDF). The bulletin revealed a cutoff date of July 22, 2014 for Mainland-China born visa applicants which remained [...]

17 Jan, 2018
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U.S. Department of State Issues February Visa Bulletin: Final Action Date for Mainland now July 22, 2014

January 17th, 2018|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs, Immigration Law|

Earlier this week, U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs released the Visa Bulletin for the month of February 2018 (View PDF). The bulletin revealed a cutoff date of July 22, 2014 for Mainland-China born visa applicants. As of [...]

28 Dec, 2017
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“Navigating EB-5 Visa Usage Statistics: A Historical and Current Perspective”

December 28th, 2017|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs, Immigration Law|

By Lee Li, Policy Analyst, IIUSA Thanks to the Visa Control and Reporting Division at the U.S. Department of State, IIUSA received preliminary results of the latest statistics on EB-5 visa usage in fiscal year (FY) 2017 through July. Although [...]

15 Dec, 2017
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U.S. Department of State January Visa Bulletin: EB-5 Visa Category Now “Unauthorized”

December 15th, 2017|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs, Immigration Law|

Earlier today, U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs published the January Visa Bulletin (View PDF). All EB-5 Regional Center categories have gone to "U" meaning unauthorized. Authorization for the EB-5 Regional Center is set to expire on [...]

15 Nov, 2017
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U.S. Department of State Issues December Visa Bulletin: Final Action Date for Mainland China Advances Two Weeks

November 15th, 2017|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs, Immigration Law|

Earlier this week, U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs released the Visa Bulletin for the month of December 2017 (View PDF). The bulletin revealed a cutoff date of July 15, 2014 for Mainland-China born visa applicants, moving up two [...]