On December 7th, the 2017 Office of the Citizenship and Immigration Services (CIS) Ombudsman’s Annual Conference was held in Washington D.C. Speakers included the Secretary of Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Kirstjen Kielsen, USCIS Director L.
Yesterday evening, the U.S. House of Representatives passed stopgap legislation, also known as a continuing resolution that included an extension of the EB-5 program. Shortly after, the U.S. Senate passed the legislation in a vote of 81-14. The legislation extends the EB-5 program until December 22nd, 2017 without changes. President Trump will sign the bill next.
Today, December 7th, 2017 - In a vote of 235 to 193 the United States House of Representatives passed a stopgap spending bill, that further extends the EB-5 Program until December 22nd, 2017. The extension does not include any changes to the EB-5 program. The U.S. Senate is expected to vote on the measure next.
Stonehouse Water Technologies LLC, a growing Milwaukee startup, recently announced it raised $1.55 million in funding to support its water purification product line.
This week, a delegation of representatives from The Water Council, Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) and Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) is lending its expertise to China.
In a recent interview, IIUSA’s President of the Board of Directors and Chairman and CEO of FirstPathway Partners, Robert W. Kraft sat down for an interview with Investment Migration Insider to discuss the future of the EB-5 program.
On November 16th, BMO Harris Bank and award-winning developer Irgens gathered with dozens of enthusiastic individuals in Downtown Milwaukee to witness the groundbreaking of the bank’s new 25-story, $132.6 million tower.
Foxconn made headlines worldwide in July 2017 with an announcement of plans to make a 10 billion dollar investment in the State of Wisconsin that will, directly and indirectly, create tens of thousands of jobs.
On November 6th, 2017, Robert W. Kraft spoke on an expert panel to an audience of immigration and investment professionals as well as government officials at the 5th Annual Investment Immigration Summit (IIS) - East Asia in Hong Kong.
During Governor Scott Walker’s recent trade mission to Israel the Water Council signed two agreements that will increase collaboration and establish new partnerships between the State of Wisconsin and Israel.
From November 6th - 12th the second annual Milwaukee Startup Week, presented by Northwestern Mutual, will bring together entrepreneurs, investors, local leaders, and major companies to celebrate entrepreneurship in Southeast Wisconsin.
During a recent awards ceremony at the 7th annual EB-5 Industry Forum in Miami, Chairman and CEO of FirstPathway Partners, Robert W. Kraft accepted the prestigious I-829 award.