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FirstPathway Partners Sponsors Sold-Out Event in Latin America

Friday, May 13, 2022 - FirstPathway Partners was priveldged to be part of the Latin America 11th Annual Summit. This international event historically attracts more than 300 immigration and visa investment professionals from around the globe, and was a sold-out success.

posted by Jessica Melka
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USCIS Simplifying, Improving Communication of Case Processing Data

Thursday, May 5, 2022 - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced changes today to simplify and improve how the agency communicates case processing time data to the public.

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Bruna Canto Represents FirstPathway Partners at IIUSA EB-5 Passport Series in Latin America

Wednesday, May 4th, 2022 - FirstPathway Partners' own director of Latin America, Bruna Canto, represented the company this week at the first event of IIUSA’s EB-5 Passport Series in Sao Paulo. Bruna discussed FPP excellent track record and expertise within the EB-5 industry as well as Brazil’s importance to the program.
posted by Siobhan Birmingham
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Bob Kraft Reelected IIUSA President for Sixth Consecutive Term

Monday, May 2, 2022 - FirstPathway Partners' Chairman and CEO, Bob Kraft, accepts his reelection as Invest in the USA (IIUSA) President for his sixth consecutive year, returning to serve the board for the 2022-2023 term.
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FirstPathway Partners Receives I-829 Award at EB-5 Industry Forum

Friday April 15, 2022 - This past week, members of the FirstPathway Partners team attended the IIUSA EB-5 Industry Forum in Orlando, where our CEO Robert Kraft, Executive Vice President Dan Wycklendt and Senior Vice President Jennifer Sherer accepted the I-829 award for excellence in the EB-5 field.

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DOS & USCIS Resume Visa Processing

On April 12, 2022 the U.S.

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FirstPathway Partners Named 2020-2022 IIUSA I-829 Award Recipient

Tuesday, April 5, 2022 - Next week, the success of IIUSA members will be celebrated at the Industry Forum in Orlando Florida, where FirstPathway Partners will receive an I-829 award for success in the EB-5 program over the course of 2020 to 2022.

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USCIS Announces New Actions to Reduce Backlogs and Expand Premium Processing

Wednesday, March 30, 2022 - Yesterday, U.S. Citizenship and Immigrations Services (USCIS) announced a trio of efforts to increase efficiency and reduce burdens to the overall legal immigration system. USCIS will begin setting new agency-wide backlog reduction goals, expand premium processing to additional form types, and work to improve timely access to employment authorization documents.

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President Biden Signs into Law: H.R. 2471

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 - President Biden signed into law: H.R.

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Press Release: Congress Reauthorizes EB-5 Regional Center Program

 

PRESS RELEASE
MARCH 11, 2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Congress Reauthorizes EB-5 Regional Center Program
Five-year authorization through September 30, 2027

 

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March 2022 Visa Bulletin Released: Unchanged for EB-5

Thursday, February 17, 2022 – The U.S.
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EB-5 Reauthorization Update

Tuesday, February 15, 2022 - The EB-5 Immigrant Investor Regional Center Program has historically been attached to the omnibus, the federal government’s annual spending / budget bill. 
 
On Monday, February 7, 2022, the House Appropriations Committee advanced a short-term continuing resolution
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New USCIS Mission Statement Reinforces Commitment to Welcome Immigrants

Wednesday, February 9, 2022 - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced the agency’s new mission statement.

USCIS upholds America’s promise as a nation of welcome and possibility with fairness, integrity, and respect for all we serve.” 

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Global Entry for Brazilians Now Available

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 - The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced the launch of a full Global Entry arrangement with the Government of Brazil (GOB). The full arrangement comes after a more limited pilot launched in November 2019, and will now increase the number of Brazilian citizens eligible for Global Entry.

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Sonja Clarke Details her Recent Trip to the United States and Highlights the Benefits of an EB-5 Visa Investment

Friday, January 28, 2022 - FirstPathway Partners’ Regional Director of South Africa, Sonja Clarke journeyed to the United States, specifically to our headquarters in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, this past January where she met IIUSA  President and FirstPathway Partners' CEO Bob Kraft.
 
During her visit Sonja saw firsthand many of FPP’s completed EB-5 projects in Milwau
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