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Avoid Being Fooled by Scammers When You Apply for a US Diversity Visa

Avoid Being Fooled by Scammers When You Apply for a US Diversity Visa

October 06, 2015

Winning an immigrant visa to the United States can be a dream come true, however, The State Department’s Office of Visa Services warns that scam emails about the diversity visa lottery are on the rise.
USCIS Publishes Revised International Office Pages

USCIS Publishes Revised International Office Pages

October 01, 2015

The versions of USCIS’s 25 international offices pages on USCIS.gov was revised. The International Operations Division of USCIS made changes to the pages in order to develop functionality, navigation and customer focus.
Spanish Language for U.S. Immigrant Visa Information Available

Spanish Language for U.S. Immigrant Visa Information Available

September 30, 2015

Spanish-speaking people can now find U.S. immigrant visa information on the Bureau of Consular Affairs (CA) website in their language, according to a short note on September 25 by the U.S. Department of State.
USCIS Provides Date to File Adjustment of Status Application under Family or Employment Visa Route

USCIS Provides Date to File Adjustment of Status Application under Family or Employment Visa Route

September 14, 2015

USCIS, in coordination with the U.S Department of State (DOS), on September 10, 2015 released the Visa Bulletin for this October to make it easier for those who are seeking to adjust their status for family-based or employment-based preference visas to determine when to file their adjustment of status application.
SEVP Announces Quarterly Report on US International Students

SEVP Announces Quarterly Report on US International Students

September 08, 2015

On 3 Sep 2015, the Student & Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) - part of US Immigration & Custom Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations, has publicized a quarterly report on international students enrolled at American universities and colleges. The report comprises the latest data from the SEVIS, a web-based system collecting a wide range of information pertaining to foreign students, exchange visitors and their dependents during their stay in the States.
USCIS: MyE-Verify Now Available In Spanish!

USCIS: MyE-Verify Now Available In Spanish!

September 03, 2015

On 31 August 2015, The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced the release of a new Spanish-language MyE-Verify, exclusively tailored to serve Spanish users.
United States Announced Restrictions on Visa Waiver Program amid Security Concerns

United States Announced Restrictions on Visa Waiver Program amid Security Concerns

August 21, 2015

On 6 August 2015, the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced significant security measures to its Visa Waiver Program (VWP) among the growing threat of international terrorism.
USCIS Updates On DACA Recipients’ Invalid Work Permits

USCIS Updates On DACA Recipients’ Invalid Work Permits

August 07, 2015

On July 15, 2015, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it erroneously issued invalid 3-year employment authorization cards (EADs or work permits) to an estimated 2,600 DACA recipients when the 2-year cards should have been delivered instead.
Announcements Regarding DACA Recipients of Three-year Work Authorization: Fact Sheet

Announcements Regarding DACA Recipients of Three-year Work Authorization: Fact Sheet

July 31, 2015

DACA recipients who receive a three-year Employment Authorization Document (EAD) after February 16, 2015 are informed that the documents were mistakenly issued and must be returned.
US to Close Embassy in London temporarily on August 7 and 10

US to Close Embassy in London temporarily on August 7 and 10

July 30, 2015

According to an announcement by the Bureau of Consular Affairs of the United States Department of State, Embassy of the United States of America in London will be closed from Friday, August 7, 2015 through Monday, August 10, 2015.