Country Specific Information

Taiwan

Taiwan has officially been designated a Visa Waiver Program (VWP) country as of October 22, 2012. The VWP designation means that eligible citizens, nationals and passport holders of Taiwan may enter the U.S. without first obtaining a visa…
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EL Salvador

Any El Salvadorians in the US on Temporary Protected Status should be aware of the following recent notice issued by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services which is …
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Somalia

On May 1, 2012, Secretary of Homeland Security, Janet Napolitano, re-designated Somalia for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and has extended existing TPS designation…
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Syria

On March 23rd, 2012 Secretary of Homeland Security, Janet Napolitano, announced that she is designating Syria for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for a period of 18 months…
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Vietnam

On February 2, 2011 the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service announced that it would not approve any petition to classify an adopted child from Vietnam as an immediate relative.
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