Tag: visas

Federal, Policy

Trump begins to dismantle Obama’s “startup visa” program

July 11, 2017

Via: ArsTechnica

The Trump administration has delayed the implementation of the “International Entrepreneur Rule,” an Obama-era policy that would have allowed more foreigners to start businesses in the US. The administration intends to overturn the rule, which would have gone into effect […]

Federal, Policy

US approves social media background checks for visa applicants

June 2, 2017

Via: Tech Crunch

The U.S. is buttressing its paperwork walls with new requirements for social media disclosures as part of revised visa applications. Reported by Reuters earlier today, the decision from the U.S. government’s Office of Management and Budget was made over strenuous […]