New data from the US Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) reveals that the total number of international students across 8,697 schools in the country has reached the 1.23 million mark, up by 2.9 percent from November 15 of the previous year.
The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it has published the revised version of Form 1-9, Employment Verification Form. Starting January 22, 2017, the revised form will be mandatory, but the current form with a revision date of March 8, 2013, will still be accepted until that time.
Donald Trump has won the presidency and both parties are right: it’s time to think about healing and immediately unifying a divided nation. But it would be hard to deny that the incoming president’s platform centers, if not leans totally, on immigration. Another fact is that the Republican Party has reassured control over the Senate and the Congress, which means that the president-elect’s future policies could easily gain support and become actual laws.
According to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), all Chinese passport holders with a 10-year B-1/B-2 visa are required to have a valid Electronic Visa Update System (EVUS) enrolment if they plan to visit the United States.