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U.S. Department of State Visa Data

Friday, November 20, 2020 - In the wake of COVID-19 consulate closures and reductions of service,

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Teriyaki Madness Featured in Fast Casual

Spoiler alert— the results are great! Restaurant Sherpas has seen impressive growth in the last months, opening up five new Teriyaki Madness shops since September and boosting a year-over-year sales increase of 18% nationwide in Q3.
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Bob Kraft Featured in Investment Migration Council’s 2020-2021 Yearbook

Milwaukee, WI (November 17, 2020) - FirstPathway Partners CEO / IIUSA President, Bob Kraft, reveals his secrets on navigating the EB-5 industry from an entrepreneurial standpoint and tactics in selecting both feasible and lucrative projects for immigrant investors in Investment Migration Council’s (IMC) latest Yearbook publication.

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Chief of IPO Addresses Stakeholders

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - What did we learn during the presentation from Sarah M. Kendall, Chief of the Immigrant Investor Program Office (IPO) United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) at the IIUSA Virtual Forum?

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BMO Tower Continues to Gain Tenants Amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic

Monday, November 9, 2020 - The BMO Tower gains architecture firm, Kahler Slater, due to their efficient leasing process in comparison to other buildings during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
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FirstPathway Partners Celebrates the Grand Opening of the Fourth Teriyaki Madness Location in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

November 2, 2020 - FirstPathway Partners cuts the ribbon at the grand opening of their fourth Teriyaki (TMAD) locations in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin.
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Visa Bulletin For November 2020 Released

Saturday, October 31, 2020 - The United States Department of State has finally released the November 2020 Visa Bulletin indicating when immigrant visa applicants should submit DS-260 to the National Visa Center and when an immigrant visa will become available.
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FirstPathway Partners Celebrates Another Teriyaki Madness Grand Opening in Pewaukee, Wisconsin

Friday, October 30, 2020 - FirstPathway Partners welcomes yet another Teriyaki Madness (TMAD) location in Pewaukee, Wisconsin.
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Michael Haith & Bob Kraft Talk Teriyaki Madness

Thursday, October 29, 2020 – Teriyaki Madness is a highly awarded franchise known for rapid growth across the United States.
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Teriyaki Madness Featured in Franchise Times

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - The Teriyaki Madness (TMAD) franchise received a mention in Franchise Times magazine for their unique partnership with Firstpathway Partners to open five Wisconsin locations this year.
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Teriyaki Madness Opens Second Restaurant in Hales Corners, Wisconsin

Thursday, Ocotber 15, 2020 - FirstPathway Partners and Teriyaki Madness celebrated the Grand Opening of the Hales Corners location - the second of five EB-5 funded Wisconsin locations to open this year.

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Bob Kraft Appointed to the U.S. China Chamber of Commerce Board

Milwaukee, WI (October 5, 2020) - FirstPathway Partners CEO and Chairman, Bob Kraft, accepts his appointment as Board Member of the U.S. China Chamber of Commerce (USCCC), a binational, non-profit syndicate devoted to the expansion of U.S.-China trade and investment.

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EB-5 Program Extended as Part of Continuing Resolution

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 – Congress passed a continuing resolution to extend federal government funding through December 11, 2020.
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USCIS Responds to Preliminary Injunction of Fee Rule

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 – USCIS's filing fee adjustments set to go into effect October 2, 2020, have been enjoined by U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California Judge Jeffrey S.

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October 2020 Visa Bulletin

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - The U.S. Department of State (“DOS”), Bureau of Consular Affairs, October 2020 Visa Bulletin is now available.
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