With the introduction of the Reform and Integrity Act (RIA) 2022, which is now law, large urban EB-5 developers have now been banished from the EB5 industry,
- Congress punishes Urban EB5 ecosystem
EB-5 stakeholders agree to a settlement agreement with the USCIS that protects EB-5 investors and clarifies the designation of previously approved regional centers.
If you have an extraordinary skill, valuable experience or sufficient funds to invest or start a business, there are US work visa options for you.
The SEC and USCIS have jointly issued investor alerts to warn individuals about fraudulent investment scams in the EB-5 program.
The Optional Practical Training (OPT) Program is a pathway to post-graduation work experience for international students in the United States.
The EB-5 visa is for investors who are willing to invest USD 1.8 million into a business in a non-targeted employment area or USD 900,000 into a targeted employment area (TEA).
With the passage of the new federal funding bill on the 15th of February 2019, The EB-5 Regional Center Program has been reauthorized to continue until September 30, 2019
The US EB-5 Program has received a 3 month extension till the 15th of February, 2019. It is uncertain as to what would happen thereafter
India has become the second largest market for US EB-5 Investment Visas in the world, with Indians in large numbers now seeing it as the preferred route to acquiring a ‘Green Card’
There have been various proposals to increase the minimum investment amounts for the US EB-5 visa. Which is finally accepted remains to be seen