“The problem with the French is that they don’t have a word for entrepreneur.” While certain U.S. president may or may not have said those words about the French, it is quite clear that the U.S. immigration regulations were missing, for a long time, a word or, rather a visa category, for entrepreneurs engaged in US start-ups. New Regulations published by the US Department of Homeland Security (“DHS”) on January 17, 2017 attempt to rectify this problem and create an entirely new way for foreign entrepreneurs engaged in start-ups to gain legal entry into the United States.
As many of you know, last week President Obama announced his executive decision on immigration, which aimed to "fix the broken system". Let us take a closer look at what implementation of such reform may involve.
I look forward to discussing investment opportunities with Prime-Minister of Belarus, Mr. Mikhail Myasnikovich, and Minister of Economy of Belarus, Mr. Nikolai Snopkov, during the First Belarusian-American Investment Forum on September 22nd.
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