Tag: DOS visa problem

November 27, 2016

What are the new priority date rules for employer sponsored green cards?

Because the U.S. has annual limits on the number of employment sponsored green cards issued (as determined by “preference” category and the applicant’s country of chargeability), most applicants who apply for a green card based on a job need to know their priority date. Based on these limits, the State Department publishes a visa bulletin […]

June 25, 2015

DOS Visa Technical Issue Update: 66% of Consulates are issuing visas

DOS alert that as of 6/23/15, 39 posts, representing more than two-thirds of our normal capacity, are now online and issuing visas. DOS issued more than 45,000 visas on 6/22/15, with 15,000 visas issued in Beijing alone. June 23, 2015 On June 23, 2015, DOS updated their alert with the following language: The Bureau of […]