Which countries are eligible for the USA’s E-2 Visa Program in 2020?

As of  20 February 2020, the following countries are eligible to apply for the USA E-2 Visa Program:Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Taiwan, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Grenada, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, South [...]

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What are the key difference between the E-2 and EB-5 Visa Programs?

While there are several key differences between the EB-5 and E-2 Visa Programs, the following are fairly fundamental differences: The EB-5 Green Card Program is open to all nationalities in the world, whereas the E-2 Visa is only open to nationals from the USA's E-2 Treaty partner countries. The EB-5 Program's minimum investment threshold is [...]

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What is the biggest challenge facing African nationals in applying for an EB-5 visa in 2020?

For applicants from around the world, a key challenge pertaining to EB-5 Green Card applications is providing adequate documented proof of source of funds being legitimate. Anti money laundering and counter-terror funding legislation is strict, and the fact that a lot of big-ticket business transactions happen in cash in Nigeria can often be challenging when [...]

By |2020-02-23T09:08:00+00:00February 20th, 2020||0 Comments

What is the minimum investment requirement for the EB-5 Program in 2020?

As of 21 November 2019, the minimum investment requirement for the EB-5 Green Card Program was raised from $500,000 to $900,000. While many Regional Center developers have already started offering investment opportunities at the increased threshold, a number of developers have appealed to the US government to threat the first quarter of 2020 as a [...]

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