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US Launches New Non-Immigrant Visa Appointment System

The United States government has transitioned to a new appointment and document delivery service for the non-immigrant visa unit from Amex and Speedex to Islamabad and Karachi, Pakistan. Implemented at U.S. Embassies worldwide, the new process is designed to be more convenient and user-friendly.

Tuesday, 26 August 2014Read More

Can you travel to the US with a criminal record?

Most short term visitors to the US who are traveling for business or pleasure apply for a B-1/B-2 Business/Tourist visa. Visa applicants must appear in person for an interview at the U.S. Consulate or Embassy serving the country/state in which they reside.

Citizens of Visa Waiver Program countries seeking to travel to the US for tourism or business do not require a visa to enter the US; however they will be required to apply for authorization to travel by applying for a Visa Waiver through the ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorization) website (https://esta.cbp.dhs.gov/).

Regardless of their country of citizenship, tourists or businesspeople who wish to travel to the US that have been arrested for or charged with a crime, including offences involving the use of a controlled substance, are advised to apply for a visa prior to travel.

Friday, 22 August 2014Read More

US Global Visa Delay Caused by Technical Glitch

The State Department's visa processing system was slowed down due to a computer glitch since mid-July. As a consequence, a huge backlog of unprocessed visa applications has been created.

Thursday, 14 August 2014Read More

New statistics on the trends of U.S. Permanent Residents

According to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Office of Immigration Statistics, over 990,000 foreign nationals were granted U.S. permanent residence ("green cards") in 2013. These statistics provide helpful insight into the countries where the majority of immigrants are coming from, the categories they are using to apply and the states they are choosing to live in.

Wednesday, 23 July 2014Read More

Nearly 9,000 New U.S Citizens to be Naturalized in Independence Day Celebrations

On July 1, 2014, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) released that the department would naturalize nearly 9,000 new American citizens during more than 100 naturalization ceremonies across the country from June 30 to July 4.

Wednesday, 2 July 2014Read More

USCIS and Nashville Begin Partnership to Support Aspiring Citizens

On June 11, 2014, a new partnership between USCIS and Nashville has been established through a letter of agreement signed by USCIS Acting Director Lori Scialabba and Nashville Mayor Karl Dean at Nashville's Main Library.

Tuesday, 1 July 2014Read More

DACA Childhood Immigration Renewal Process Announced

On June 5, 2014, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson announced the process for hundreds of thousands of young non-citizens to renew enrollment in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Renewal of DACA ensures current DACA holders will continue to be safe from deportation for another two-year period. In addition, they will continue to have work authorization and be eligible to receive a social security number, and, in nearly every state, a driver’s license. As of April 2014, more than 560,000 individuals have received DACA.

Monday, 23 June 2014Read More

US Student Visa Day in Delhi

Indian students wishing to study in the United States will have a chance to talk to US embassy staff on "student visa day" June 19 in Delhi.

Wednesday, 11 June 2014Read More

US Releases Guidance on Extension of CW-1 Program

The guidance regarding the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL)'s announcement extending the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)-Only Transitional Worker (CW-1) program for five years has been released and published in Federal Register by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) on June 3, 2014.

Tuesday, 10 June 2014Read More

Process for Renewal of U.S DACA Program Released

In a June 5 announcement, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson has released the process for individuals to renew enrollment in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. A new form to allow individuals to renew their Deferred Action for a period of two years has also been submitted to the Federal Register by USCIS.

Tuesday, 10 June 2014Read More

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  • US Launches New Non-Immigrant Visa Appointment System
    The United States government has transitioned to a new appointment and document delivery service for the non-immigrant visa unit from Amex and Speedex to Islamabad and Karachi, Pakistan. Implemented at U.S. Embassies worldwide, the new process is designed to be more convenient and user-friendly.
  • Can you travel to the US with a criminal record?

    Most short term visitors to the US who are traveling for business or pleasure apply for a B-1/B-2 Business/Tourist visa. Visa applicants must appear in person for an interview at the U.S. Consulate or Embassy serving the country/state in which they reside.

    Citizens of Visa Waiver Program countries seeking to travel to the US for tourism or business do not require a visa to enter the US; however they will be required to apply for authorization to travel by applying for a Visa Waiver through the ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorization) website (https://esta.cbp.dhs.gov/).

    Regardless of their country of citizenship, tourists or businesspeople who wish to travel to the US that have been arrested for or charged with a crime, including offences involving the use of a controlled substance, are advised to apply for a visa prior to travel.

  • US Global Visa Delay Caused by Technical Glitch
    The State Department's visa processing system was slowed down due to a computer glitch since mid-July. As a consequence, a huge backlog of unprocessed visa applications has been created.