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ESTA for Tourism Purposes

Published on: Jul 25, 2019, Last Edited: Mar 11, 2020 | Tags: ESTA for Tourism, ESTA Requirements

Introduction An ESTA is a visa waiver that can be used by travelers holding passports of visa waiver countries to visit the United States for visits of up to 90 days. An ESTA is issued for a period of two years, or the date of passport expiry, whichever comes first. ESTA provides a number of permitted tourism related uses such as sightseeing,…

ICE Raids and H1B Vsa Lottery Changes

Published on: Jul 11, 2019, Last Edited: Jul 12, 2019 | Tags: USA Immigration, Border Security

ICE Plans Action on Immigrant Raids Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has signalled the beginning of raids on communities and residences deemed to be inhabited by illegal immigrants. President Trump stated that raids would commence soon after July 4th 2019. The President has argued for a more active stance on deporting individuals who have be residing illegally in the United States.…