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14 Mar, 2019
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Press Release: New Report Details Economic Value and Job Creation Impacts Under the EB-5 Program

March 14th, 2019|Categories: Alerts, Press Releases, Press Room|

Washington, D.C. – The EB-5 Investment Coalition (EB-5IC), in cooperation with Invest in the USA (IIUSA), today released a new study on the economic impact of the EB-5 Regional Center Program finding a total of $10.98 billion of capital investment [...]

23 Feb, 2019
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IIUSA Advocacy Alert: EB-5 Regulations Update

February 23rd, 2019|Categories: Alerts, Government Affairs, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS)|

The final USCIS EB-5 regulations have progressed to the Office of Management and Budget. IIUSA will continue to monitor developments and provide additional information as it becomes available.

18 Feb, 2019
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IIUSA Statement on HR 1044 – Bill to Remove Per-Country Caps

February 18th, 2019|Categories: Alerts, Congress, Government Affairs, Statements|

On February 7, 2019, members of Congress introduced a bill that would remove the per-country caps for U.S. employment-based immigration visas, including the EB-5 category. IIUSA’s statement regarding the bill reflected the need to address the visa backlog problem and expand the EB-5 program in a comprehensive [...]

9 Oct, 2018
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IIUSA Welcomes New Member to the Board of Directors and Honors Departing Director’s Service

October 9th, 2018|Categories: Alerts, Membership|

Invest in the USA (IIUSA) is proud to welcome the newest member to its Board of Directors, Eren Cicekdagi, Managing Director of Operations at Golden Gate Global (3G). Mr. Cicekdagi was appointed by a unanimous vote by the IIUSA Board [...]

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 [...]

16 Aug, 2018
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Press Release: IIUSA Hires Interim Executive Director and Executive Search Firm

August 16th, 2018|Categories: Alerts, Membership, Press Releases|

WASHINGTON (PRWEB) AUGUST 16, 2018 On August 6, 2018, the Board of Directors of Invest in the USA (IIUSA), the not-for-profit trade association of the EB-5 Regional Center industry, unanimously voted in favor of a two-prong plan to hire a [...]

2 Aug, 2018
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Press Release: IIUSA Supportive of Lawsuit Seeking EB-5 Visa Relief to Help Aged Out Children and Foster U.S. Job Creation

August 2nd, 2018|Categories: Alerts, Government Affairs, Membership, Press Releases, Press Room|

WASHINGTON AUGUST 02, 2018 On July 25, 2018 a lawsuit, case 18-cv-1732, was filed in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia by the American Lending Center (an EB-5 regional center and a member of IIUSA) and EB-5 investors [...]

18 May, 2018
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Press Release: IIUSA Announces a Leadership Change for EB-5 Trade Association

May 18th, 2018|Categories: Alerts, Membership, Press Releases, Press Room|

Washington DC–The Board of Directors of Invest in the USA (IIUSA) announced yesterday the departure of Peter D. Joseph as Executive Director of IIUSA - the national trade association for the EB-5 Regional Center Program. Mr. Joseph said, "I am [...]

25 Apr, 2018
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Introducing the Newly-elected IIUSA Officers and Directors!

April 25th, 2018|Categories: Alerts, Events, Membership|

On Monday, April 23, 2018, IIUSA hosted its 13th Annual Membership Meeting in Washington, D.C. prior to the start of the 11th Annual EB-5 Advocacy Conference. The event brought together industry professionals from around the world for 3 days of [...]

20 Mar, 2018
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IIUSA Statement on Missed Opportunity for Long-Term EB-5 Authorization

March 20th, 2018|Categories: Alerts, Membership, Press Room, Statements|

WASHINGTON D.C. - Invest in the USA ("IIUSA) has long supported efforts by Congress to reform and reauthorize the EB-5 Regional Center Program ("the Program"). In early March, IIUSA was pleased to join a group of industry organizations to review [...]