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February 2018 Visa Bulletin – Slow Advancement in Every Category and Projections for Future Movement

The Visa Bulletin is released monthly by the Department of State and is used to determine when a sponsored foreign national can submit the final step of the green card process. The complete visa bulletin can be found here. Below is a summary of the February Visa Bulletin, including Final Action Dates and changes from … Continue Reading

January 2018 Visa Bulletin – EB-3 India Finally Creeps Forward

The Visa Bulletin is released monthly by the Department of State and is used to determine when a sponsored foreign national can submit the final step of the green card process. The complete visa bulletin can be found here. Below is a summary of the January Visa Bulletin, including Final Action Dates and changes from … Continue Reading

December 2017 Visa Bulletin – EB-2 China and India Inches Forward

The Visa Bulletin is released monthly by the Department of State and is used to determine when a sponsored foreign national can submit the final step of the green card process. The complete visa bulletin can be found here. Below is a summary of the December Visa Bulletin, including Final Action Dates and changes from … Continue Reading

November 2017 Visa Bulletin – Very slow forward movement in most categories

The Visa Bulletin is released monthly by the Department of State and is used to determine when a sponsored foreign national can submit the final step of the green card process. The complete visa bulletin can be found here. Below is a summary of the November Visa Bulletin, including Final Action Dates and changes from … Continue Reading

October 2017 Visa Bulletin – Return to Normalcy

The Visa Bulletin is released monthly by the Department of State and is used to determine when a sponsored foreign national can submit the final step of the green card process. The complete visa bulletin can be found here. Below is a summary of the October Visa Bulletin, including Final Action Dates and changes from … Continue Reading

August 2017 Visa Bulletin – Unusual Retrogression in the EB-2 All Other Countries Category, While Philippines EB-3 Continues to Advance

The Visa Bulletin is released monthly by the Department of State and is used to determine when a sponsored foreign national can submit the final step of the green card process. The complete visa bulletin can be found here. Below is a summary of the August Visa Bulletin, including Final Action Dates and changes from … Continue Reading

June 2017 Visa Bulletin—Significant EB-1 Retrogression for China and India

The Visa Bulletin is released monthly by the Department of State and is used to determine when a sponsored foreign national can submit the final step of the green card process. The complete visa bulletin can be found here. Below is a summary of the June Visa Bulletin, including Final Action Dates and changes from … Continue Reading

First Visa Bulletin of Fiscal Year Shows Long Waits for Green Cards

On September 10, 2009, the U.S. Department of State released the October 2009 Visa Bulletin.  As anticipated, the news is not good.  Waiting lists for Indian and Chinese nationals whose U.S. employers have sponsored them for positions that require advanced degrees are backed up to early 2005.  For positions that require at least a bachelor’s … Continue Reading
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