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Biden to make 20,000 additional guest-worker visas available this winter amid labor shortages

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The Biden administration will make an additional 20,000 seasonal, guest-worker visas available for the winter season for the first time, the Department of Homeland Security announced Monday. DHS has previously uppe...

Amazon won’t accept Visa’s UK credit cards from January

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Amazon said on Wednesday it would stop accepting Visa (V) credit cards issued in the United Kingdom from next year due to the high fees charged by the payment processor for transactions. "As a result of Visa's contin...

US and China agree to relax restrictions on journalist visas following Biden-Xi meeting

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Beijing (CNN Business)The United States and China have agreed to relax visa restrictions on each other's journalists, according to a US State Department official. The deal addresses one source of contention in strain...

UK to offer more than 10,000 foreign workers temporary visas to tackle supply chain crisis

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Up to 10,500 lorry drivers and poultry workers are to be offered temporary UK visas in an attempt to avoid supply chain disruptions ahead of Christmas, the government has said in a statement. The UK government had p...

‘Majority’ of Afghans who worked for the US and applied for visas were likely left behind, State Department official says

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"The majority" of Afghans who worked for the United States during its two-decade military campaign were likely left behind in the chaotic and rushed evacuation from Afghanistan, a senior State Department official sa...

US ramps up efforts to process visas for Afghan allies in wake of Taliban takeover

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The Biden administration is ramping up efforts to process the influx of Afghans rushing to flee Afghanistan as the Taliban overtakes the country. In recent days, administration officials worked overtime to pull lis...

Congressman who served with Afghan interpreters says they’re ‘most deserving’ group for US visas

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REP. MICHAEL WALTZ: These are people that fought with us, bled with us, died with us, Bill. And we talk a lot about merit-based immigration in this country. I can't think of any group that's more deserving, that has ...

US grants Cuban baseball players visas days before tourney

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Players and executives with the Cuban team had expressed concern about delays in the visas for the tourney to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics, which had led them to apply for them in Mexico, Panama and Guyana. U.S. sa...

Cuba baseball squad without visas as Olympic qualifier nears

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Managers and players expressed their concern about the lack of authorizations to attend the event even though they have sought to obtain them in more than three countries. Sanctions imposed by Washington on the islan...

US imposes restrictions on travel visas for Chinese Communist Party members

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The State Department is imposing new restrictions on travel visas to the United States for members of the Chinese Communist Party, a State Department spokesperson confirmed Thursday. Under the new rules, the travel ...