Should Congress rein in this controversial visa program?

The EB-5 visa program allows foreign investors to obtain green cards, provided they invest $500,000 to $1 million. The program is up for reauthorization in Congress, and as economics correspondent Paul Solman reports, there is some controversy over whether or not the program should continue. Source: Should Congress rein in this controversial visa program?

Tahmina to Speak at MAPS in Redmond, WA on Friday Sept. 18, 2015. 

Dear Readers, if you are in the greater King County area, then feel free to stop by this evening at MAPS in Redmond, WA. It is an honor and privilege to be invited to speak at here and I thank the organizers of MAPS for the kind invitation. Source: http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Immigrant-entrepreneurs–EB5-and-the-Startup-Visa-on-Friday-9-18.html?soid=1105268807075&aid=at3rToSykSY Text copied for easy reference:[…]

Tahmina Speaks About Startup Visa Issues at Bitspiration Festival in Poland

It was such an incredible honor and privilege to be invited to speak at the Bitspiration Festival in Warsaw, Poland.  Held 22-23 June 2015, the event was attended by a long list of who’s who in the Startup Community from around the globe.  The festival was grand and fun; entertaining as well as immensely educational.[…]

Tahmina speaks about Startup Visas at SXSW-V2V

I had the distinct honor and privilege of speaking on a panel at South By South West Las Vegas (SXSWV2V) last week. Following our panel on Startup Visas at SXSW Austin, TX,  our SXSW V2V panel was about regulatory obstacles that startups face. Held 19-22 July, the event was full of energetic and notable individuals[…]

Tahmina Speaks Up On Executive Action for Entrepreneurs

Last weekend was a whirlwind of advocacy and discussion of the new book.  Startup founders create jobs in the US and we need to have a visa to meet the modern day business practices.  FWD.us and Free Flow Research in San Antonio, TX held a pitch for investment competition for global entrepreneurs.  The #SATX event[…]