Current News

USCIS Launches Immigration Relief Measures for Nepali Citizens

USCIS Launches Immigration Relief Measures for Nepali Citizens

May 07, 2015

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has proposed various relief initiatives supporting the Himalayan nation’s immigrants who were affected by the deadly earthquake on 25 April 2015 claiming over 7,500 lives.
New Security Measures Introduced by U.S. Embassy in Nassau

New Security Measures Introduced by U.S. Embassy in Nassau

May 06, 2015

Officials of the U.S. Embassy in Nassau have opted to introduce a set of new measures on May 15. These changes are expected to make an impact on the U.S visa application process.
New Rule Increases U.S  Designated School Officials

New Rule Increases U.S Designated School Officials

May 06, 2015

With the aim of creating more study opportunities for spouses and children of international students and improving management of international programs, The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is changing its rules regarding the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP).
USCIS Publishes Revised Form I-907

USCIS Publishes Revised Form I-907

May 06, 2015

The revised Form I-907, Request for Premium Processing Service has published by United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) with the edition date of 29 January, 2015.
New US H2B Visa Regulations Affect Non-Immigrant Workers

New US H2B Visa Regulations Affect Non-Immigrant Workers

May 05, 2015

Following recent conclusions of the court that substantially raised questions to the program of short-term foreigner non-agricultural workers under the H2B visa, the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of Labor (DOL) released an interim final rule to reinstitute and enhance the program as well as the final rule to determine the prevailing wage through methodological criteria.
New Legislation Could Change Lives of US E-2 Treaty Investors Visa Immigrants

New Legislation Could Change Lives of US E-2 Treaty Investors Visa Immigrants

April 27, 2015

The bill being filed by Florida Congressmen David Jolly could substantially affect the lives of foreigners who are doing business in the US on E2 Treaty Investors Visa and pursuing a permanent resident status.
Atlanta City Joined USCIS’s Initiative to Foster Citizenship Education for Immigrant Newcomers

Atlanta City Joined USCIS’s Initiative to Foster Citizenship Education for Immigrant Newcomers

April 27, 2015

Last week, Director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) León Rodríguez and Mayor of Atlanta City Kasim Reed signed a letter of partnership agreement remaining effective until December 2017 in the effort of boosting insights and awareness on citizenship among immigrants.
The H-1B Cap Random Selection Process for FY 2016 Completed

The H-1B Cap Random Selection Process for FY 2016 Completed

April 14, 2015

On April 07, 2015, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) reported that the number of H-1B petitions has approached the statutory cap of 65,000 visas for fiscal year (FY) 2016.
New Guidance of U.S L-1B Visa Petitions

New Guidance of U.S L-1B Visa Petitions

April 10, 2015

During the week of March 23 to March 29, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) continued an important step in changing the administration of US immigration laws.
U.S Citizenship and Integration Grant Opportunity Opens for Applications

U.S Citizenship and Integration Grant Opportunity Opens for Applications

April 06, 2015

The U.S Citizenship and Integration Grant Program, which brings competitive grant opportunities for organizations that prepare permanent residents for naturalization and promote civic integration through increased knowledge of English, U.S. history and civics has been opened for all applications.