“Hours after a federal judge on the East Coast refused to block a Trump administration rule requiring most asylum-seekers to ask for protection in another country before they try to cross the U.S.-Mexico border, a judge on the West Coast put a stop to the new policy.
U.S. District Judge Jon Tigar in San Francisco …Continue Reading »
“Google. Pfizer. Tesla. eBay. Capital One. AT&T. These companies were all founded, completely or in part, by immigrants, who account for close to 30 percent of all new entrepreneurs in the U.S. Victor Santos, who emigrated from Brazil at age 12, is one of them.
Santos co-founded Airfox, a mobile financial services company for unbanked individuals in emerging markets, and …Continue Reading »
“The Trump administration is moving forward with a tough new asylum rule in its campaign to slow the flow of Central American migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. Asylum-seeking immigrants who pass through a third country en route to the U.S. must first apply for refugee status in that country rather than at the U.S. …Continue Reading »
From Houston Chronicle
“I’m one of a growing number of Houston-area business leaders who support a concept called ‘ID and Tax.’ Here’s how it would work. Once an employer receives a Social Security no-match letter and finds that an employee is not authorized to work in the United States, rather than lose that employee to the …Continue Reading »
“After a brief showdown over competing emergency humanitarian aid measures to alleviate the crisis at the southern border, the House voted 305-102 on Thursday to pass the Senate’s less restrictive version of the bill.
The Senate had approved the legislation Wednesday. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said President Trump supports the bill.
The vote marked a serious …Continue Reading »
“The Trump administration is seeking to fine some immigrants, who are in the United States illegally, hundreds of thousands of dollars for failing to take steps to leave after being ordered to do so, according to government documents obtained by NPR.
The Department of Homeland Security sent out a batch of notices across the country …Continue Reading »
“The EB5 program has been growing popularly in India in the last few years. When Pankaj Joshi started EB5 in India in 2013, people had not really heard of it. Today it is being used given the constraints faced on account of H1B visas in the US.
EB5 is an investment immigration program to the United States …Continue Reading »
“Indians aspiring to work in the US can now sigh in relief. Overhauling the country’s immigration policy, Donald Trump has proposed a new policy that will prioritize merit over family ties while giving green card to foreigners.”
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“‘The EB-5 Visa remains popular because there is no US employer sponsorship requirement, no education requirement, travel throughout the visa process is relatively simple, and because South Africans can choose to live wherever they desire once obtaining the green card,’ the attorney adds.
‘In short, the opportunity to live the American dream is open to …Continue Reading »
From The New York Times
“Visa applicants to the United States are required to submit any information about social media accounts they have used in the past five years under a State Department policy that started on Friday.
Such account information would give the government access to photos, locations, dates of birth, dates of milestones …Continue Reading »