On October 5th, Lee Francis Cissna was confirmed by the U.S. Senate as the Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) in a vote of 54-43. Mr. Cissna, who until now, has headed immigration policy at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
On October 3rd, Executive Vice President of FirstPathway Partners Dan Wycklendt spoke as a member of an EB-5 industry expert panel at the much anticipated IIUSA Global Banquet Series in Mumbai, India.
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will hold its next EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program national stakeholder engagement on Tuesday, November 7, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Eastern time.
The USCIS Immigrant Investor Program Office (IPO) recently published the Fiscal Year 2017 Q3 I-526 and I-829 statistics.
Earlier this month Fortune Magazine honored Marriott Hotels for its employment practices in its third annual Change the World List, providing further evidence that Marriott branded hotels offer EB-5 i
On September 18th, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker signed the Foxconn legislation into law. The deal, passed by the Wisconsin Legislature last week, provides up to $3 billion in incentives for Foxconn.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will celebrate Constitution Day and Citizenship Day - observed on September 17th with over 200 naturalization ceremonies across the United States.
Since opening in the summer of 2016 to outstanding reviews the Kimpton Journeyman Hotel, a FirstPathway Partners project made possible through EB-5 funding, continues to be recognized by a variety of widely circulated publications.
On September 6th, 2017 Wisconsin Manufactureers & Commerce (WMC) hosted the OnRamp Manufacturing Conference which brought together the manufacturing industry’s leading corporations, investors, and startups at Miller Park in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
On September 8, 2017 after being passed through Congress, the Stopgap resolution extending the EB-5 program was officially signed by President Donald Trump.
In the last month Houston, Texas, the nation’s fourth largest city, parts of Southern Florida, and the American Virgin Islands have been widely affected by large tropical storms. In the event that investors residing in or visiting these areas are directly affected by natural disaster, USCIS may be able to provide assistance with the following services:
The Visa Bulletin cutoff date remains unchanged for Mainland China for the month of September. This is now the second month in a row the cutoff date has remained unchanged at June 15, 2014.