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U.S. CBP Begins Elimination of Entry Stamps to Travelers Upon Arrival

CBP Begins Elimination of Entry Stamps to Travelers Upon Arrival In a continued effort to streamline the entry process for travelers, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has begun to eliminate the issuance of entry stamps in the passports of foreign nationals upon arrival in the U.S. in many airports across the U.S. CBP will [...]

By |2022-09-29T16:26:09+00:00September 29th, 2022|U.S. Immigration, U.S. Visa Bulletin|0 Comments

U.S Visa Bulletin for October 2022

Visa Bulletin for October 2022, United States Department of State Bureau of Consular Affairs   IMMIGRANT NUMBERS FOR OCTOBER 2022 Number 70 / Volume X / Washington, D.C Unless otherwise indicated on the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) website at www.uscis.gov/visabulletininfo, individuals seeking to file applications for adjustment of status with USCIS in the [...]

By |2022-09-18T16:27:20+00:00September 18th, 2022|U.S. Immigration, U.S. Visa Bulletin|0 Comments

USCIS Uniting for Ukraine

USCIS Uniting for Ukraine On April 21, 2022, President Biden announced Uniting for Ukraine, which provides a pathway for displaced Ukrainian citizens and their immediate family members who are outside the United States to come to the United States and stay temporarily for up to two years. Ukrainians participating in Uniting for Ukraine must have [...]

By |2022-08-18T16:39:18+00:00August 18th, 2022|U.S. Immigration, U.S. Visa Bulletin|Comments Off on USCIS Uniting for Ukraine

State Department Introduces Pilot Project for Online Passport Renewal

State Department Introduces Pilot Project for Online Passport Renewal The U.S. State Department introduced a test-run for its long-awaited online passport renewal program. To test its portal, the State Department opened the portal to 25,000 eligible Americans in August 2022 to renew their passports online, with plans to launch to the general public in early [...]

By |2022-08-07T16:14:38+00:00August 7th, 2022|Breaking News, U.S. Immigration, U.S. Visa Bulletin|Comments Off on State Department Introduces Pilot Project for Online Passport Renewal

Humanitarian Parole Under the Uniting for Ukraine Program

What Is Uniting for Ukraine? Uniting for Ukraine provides Ukrainian citizens a path to enter and remain in the United States for a two-year period. Ukrainians who wish to participate in this program must have a sponsor in the United States who agree to provide financial assistance to them for the duration of their stay. [...]

By |2022-07-24T05:23:30+00:00July 24th, 2022|U.S. Immigration, U.S. Visa Bulletin|Comments Off on Humanitarian Parole Under the Uniting for Ukraine Program

U.S Visa Bulletin August 2022

Visa Bulletin August 2022 The U.S. Department of State has updated its Visa Bulletin for August 2022. The visa bulletin is important if you are seeking to adjust your status and become a U.S. permanent resident under a family-sponsored or employment-based preference immigrant visa. In other words, even if you already have a petition filed [...]

By |2022-07-16T11:06:34+00:00July 16th, 2022|U.S. Immigration, U.S. Visa Bulletin|Comments Off on U.S Visa Bulletin August 2022

Updates on Diversity Visa Green Card USA- 2022

On September 30, 2020, the DOS released instructions on how to apply for the 2022 DV Program. For FY2022, there are up to 55,000 Diversity Visas (DVs) that will be available. Registration began on Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 12:00 noon, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) and will conclude on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 12:00 [...]

By |2020-10-30T08:13:28+00:00October 26th, 2020|U.S. Immigration, U.S. Visa Bulletin|Comments Off on Updates on Diversity Visa Green Card USA- 2022

Trump to Nominate New Justice Despite Election Being Six Weeks Away

September 22, 2020 With the recent news of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg’s passing, many of us are wondering who will ever fill the Notorious RBG’s shoes. Now, you could never tell that RBG was only 5’ 1” with her big personality and bigger views. Now the burning question is who will be able to fill [...]

By |2020-10-30T08:02:21+00:00September 23rd, 2020|U.S. Immigration, U.S. Visa Bulletin|Comments Off on Trump to Nominate New Justice Despite Election Being Six Weeks Away

Amendment to Presidential Proclamation

On 6/29/20, President Trump issued an amendment to Proclamation 10052, noting that the limit to entry applies to any individual who does not have a valid nonimmigrant visa in the same category that he or she is seeking to enter in.The amendment narrows the exemption to the ban by only allowing foreign nationals who held [...]

By |2020-07-04T10:58:10+00:00July 4th, 2020|U.S. Visa Bulletin|Comments Off on Amendment to Presidential Proclamation

Current U.S. Visa Bulletin – January 2020

The U.S. Department of State has updated its Visa Bulletin for January 2020. This, in comparison to the Visa Bulletin for December 2019 does not show much movement in the Family-Based and Employment-Based categories. With Family-Based categories, there is a 0 – 4-month movement on priority dates, with the exception of Mexico, which has not [...]

By |2020-01-13T05:29:25+00:00January 13th, 2020|U.S. Immigration, U.S. Visa Bulletin|Comments Off on Current U.S. Visa Bulletin – January 2020
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