Chinese students spend years mapping out the path to U.S. colleges. The pandemic has disrupted all of that.
New visa rules add restrictions for pregnant visitors and those seeking other medical treatment in the U.S.
Businesses are struggling with hiring, access to capital and family separation.
You’ve probably heard of H-1B visas. Those are the ones lots of tech firms use to bring in highly skilled workers from countries like India. Lesser-known but still vital to the economy are visas like the H-2A. Those are temporary, seasonal visas handed out to the people who help grow and harvest our food. Then there […]
From mergers and food regulation to taxes and immigration, daily commerce is in limbo.
Reports say grad students may be issued visas good for just a year at a time, rather than the multi-year type that are common now.
When a U.S. citizen sponsors a relative to come to the country, it can take a few months or as long as 25 years.
President Donald Trump is considering eliminating diversity lottery visas. What would be the economic impact?
Today is the last day for people around the world to apply to what’s known as the diversity lottery program. That’s the program that gives U.S. visas to people from countries with low rates of immigration. The recent round of applications is for fiscal year of 2019. The program made recent headlines after a recipient […]
Unemployment is at its lowest rate in roughly a decade. For lots of businesses, that means summer help is going to be harder to find — and more expensive. That’s especially true for smaller resort businesses that rely on temporary foreign workers to staff their hotels and restaurants. Those workers typically come on what’s known […]
The family of Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner was in the news over the weekend. The reports said Kushner’s sister was in China drumming up investment for a Kushner family project in New Jersey. Chinese investors were apparently told they could get a U.S. visa if they ponied up $500,000. The EB-5 visa is meant for […]