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Trump's Exclusive Migration

 08/02/2017 - 14:12
US President Donald Trump (c) endorses the US Immigration Reform Act for Strong Employment (RAISE), along with Arkansas Republican Senator Tom Cotton, and along with Republican Senator from Georgia, David Perdue, at a White House event in Washington, USA, on August 2, 2017. EFE / Zach Gibson

President Donald Trump announced today his support for a bill that would halve legal immigration to the country over the next decade and eliminate the annual international contest for which the US government raises residence permits.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 2:00pm
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EFE

US-India: Trump and Modi pledge cooperation, avoid tensions on immigration

 06/27/2017 - 06:57
US President Donald J. Trump (R), with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L), delivers remarks during a ceremony in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, DC, USA, 26 June 2017. EPA/SHAWN THEW

In their first official meeting, the President of the United States and the Indian Prime Minister talked about trade and defense cooperation, terrorism, but avoided immigration and climate change, issues in which both leaders differ. India is the country most affected by Trump's decision to tighten controls on granting the H-1B visa, which benefits foreign workers.

 

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 6:45am
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EFE

Activistas buscan detener deportación hispana madre de tres estadounidenses

 06/23/2017 - 10:52
Imagen de Ilse Cristina Rodríguez Sagarnaga. Fuente: Domestic Workers Advocacy Group

Representantes de organizaciones proinmigrantes locales y nacionales anunciaron hoy que marcharán hoy por la noche hasta una cárcel privada de detención de indocumentados al este de Denver para pedir que se cancele la deportación de una hispana residente en Colorado y madre de tres hijas estadounidenses.

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 10:45am
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EFE

La retórica de Trump expone aún más a indocumentados de los abusos laborales

 06/15/2017 - 11:57
Fuente: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WAI7YBjTfnQ

La retórica de la Administración Trump en contra de los inmigrantes expone aún más a los indocumentados a ser víctimas de flagrantes abusos laborales, como demuestra un reciente caso de tráfico humano en Fresno (California).

Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 12:00pm
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EFE

Are you a Fintech entrepeneur in Latin America? Visa wants to help you

 06/07/2017 - 02:38
The Salvadoran Ruben Salazar, senior vice president of products, solutions and innovation for Visa in Latin America and the Caribbean, during am interview with EFE, in Miami, United States on Jun. 6, 2017. EFE/ANA MENGOTTI

Global investment in Fintechs amounts to more than $23 billion, but only $600 million have gone to to Latin America.Visa hopes that its "Everywhere Initiative" serves as a stimulus for creating emerging companies in the Latin American financial technology sector.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 2:15am
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EFE

An American in Cuba: Taking in Havana's cultural and culinary offerings

 05/18/2017 - 11:02
La figura casi mítica de José Martí está presente en la idiosincracia del pueblo cubano. Aquí su estatua en el Parque Central de La Habana. Foto: Eli Siegel. 

Navigating the cultural divide in a country once off limits for American visitors can be tricky, but with travel restrictions lowered thanks to President Obama's changes and a bit of preparation Americans can now enjoy the capital city's wide variety of cultural delights like a native. 

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 11:45am
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Eli Siegel