Investing in Diversity and Inclusion at State
Investing in Diversity and Inclusion at State Press Statement. Antony J. Blinken, Secretary of State. February 24, 2021. Share. Share this page on: Close. The State Department has the honor of representing the American people to the world. To …
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Immigrant Investor Visas
(1 days ago) The First Step: File a Petition. To be considered for an E5 immigrant investor visa, an applicant must file Form I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur, with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).For more information on qualifying as an immigrant investor and filing the Form I-526 petition, see EB-5 Immigrant Investor, EB-5 Immigrant Investor Process, EB-5 Regional Centers
United States To Host Event To Launch the 2021 COVAX
(8 days ago) On Thursday, April 15, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. EDT, the United States will co-host the launch of the Investment Opportunity for the Gavi COVAX Advance Market Commitment (COVAX AMC), a virtual convening to galvanize additional resources and commitments to support global COVID-19 vaccination.
(4 days ago) Finally, individuals and companies receive an income tax deduction for investing up to 20 percent of their annual profits in an approved tourist project. The Tourism Promotion Council (CONFOTOUR) is the government agency in charge of reviewing and approving applications by investors for these exemptions, as well as supervising and enforcing all
Democratic Republic of the Congo
(8 days ago) The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is the second largest country in Africa and one of the richest in the world in terms of natural resources. With 80 million hectares (197 million acres) of arable land and 1,100 minerals and precious metals, the DRC …
(4 days ago) In addition, individuals and companies receive an income tax deduction for investing up to 20 percent of their annual profits in an approved tourist project. The Tourism Promotion Council (CONFOTOUR) is the government agency in charge of reviewing and approving applications by investors for these exemptions, as well as supervising and enforcing
Fact Sheet: Investing for Peace and Prosperity
(7 days ago) Fact Sheet: Investing for Peace and Prosperity. The Community of Democracies is a unique gathering of nations from all over the world that share a commitment to building and strengthening democracy in their own countries, their respective regions and globally. Every region, level of development and historical experience are represented in the
The Prosper Africa Initiative Drives U.S. Investment in
(Just Now) The virtual conference, “Investing in Africa’s Future”, will convene African heads of state, major international investors, and U.S. government trade and investment officials to discuss how U.S. investors can help finance the next big boom for Africa through the DFC and Prosper Africa.
The United States of America and The Republic of Korea on
(2 days ago) The text of the following fact sheet was released by the Governments of the United States of America and the Republic of Korea following bilateral consultations on the margins of the 2020 East Asia Summit. Begin Text: As allies whose relationship is grounded in our shared values, the Republic of Korea (ROK) and the United […]
9 FAM 502.4 EMPLOYMENT-BASED IV CLASSIFICATIONS
(8 days ago) Further, if the applicant has invested through a regional center and the new commercial enterprise is investing or loaning the invested funds to a separate job-creating entity, the capital must be available to the business(es) most closely responsible for creating the employment upon which the petition is based at the job-creating entity. f.
Switzerland and Liechtenstein
(5 days ago) Switzerland uses the immediate investing country approach (IIC) and the United States uses the more complex ultimate investing country approach (UIC). The OECD report explains in detail how the two different approaches generate different figures. Table 3: Sources and Destination of FDI.
(4 days ago) Finally, individuals and companies get an income tax deduction for investing up to 20 percent of their annual profits in an approved tourist project. The Tourism Promotion Council (CONFOTOUR) is the government agency in charge of reviewing and approving applications by investors for these exemptions, as well as supervising and enforcing all
Secretary Antony J. Blinken at OECD Opening and Keynote
(5 days ago) The United States is investing in a series of initiatives to expand the organization’s capacity to collect and analyze data that actually measures the cost of discrimination. For example, we’re helping fund the OECD’s research on the likely net economic and social benefits of our countries enhancing the inclusion of LGBTI people.
Importance of Investment in the Global Economy
(2 days ago) Importance of Investment in the Global Economy. Over the last quarter century, foreign investment has accelerated at a breathtaking pace and shifts in the flow of this investment are now reshaping the global economic landscape. We have seen inward foreign direct investment stock roughly triple worldwide over the past decade -- and that holds
Secretary Antony J. Blinken With Margarita Rojas and
(7 days ago) We have heard you yesterday talking about reducing the amount and investing in addict prevention and recovery. SECRETARY BLINKEN: Right. QUESTION: That’s a change in the speech. But many voices in Colombia are demanding deep change, radical change.
U.S. Commitment to the Millennium Development Goals
(2 days ago) Investing in People. The U.S. is the largest investor in improving health. Since 2003, the U.S. Congress has committed approximately $20 billion to fight HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria, and other neglected tropical diseases. The U.S. has quadrupled its funding for the fight against these diseases since 2000.
Honoring Colin Powell, 1937-2021
(4 days ago) Secretary Antony J. Blinken on the Passing of Former Secretary of State Colin L. Powell, October 18, 2021 SECRETARY BLINKEN: I’d like to say a few words about an extraordinary leader and a great man whom we lost today, Colin Powell. Secretary Powell was beloved here at the State Department – at C Street – and at […]