Chinese woman charged with EB-5 fraud remains in jail – Zhao Shilan, charged with money laundering and immigration fraud, faces hearing on April 6 In Los Angeles.
Buy a villa in the UAE – and get an Antiguan passport – UAE property developer Sweet Homes refuses to reveal terms of deal with Antiguan government, PM Gaston Browne defends Sweet Homes’ marketing.
Investment immigrants from China enjoy privacy in Jeju – Nearly 1,000 Chinese immigrant investors have benefitted from lesser-known IIP on South Korea’s Jeju Island.
China’s anti-corruption crackdown reaches U.S. – Ex-wife of Chinese official faces charges of fraudulently obtaining EB-5 visa.
DHS secretary says Mayorkas will keep his job amid immigration flap – Jeh Johnson defends Mayorkas, says the EB-5 program was “broken” when he took over.
Homeland Security Watchdog Cites Favoritism in EB-5 Visa Program – Homeland Security Deputy Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas intervened and altered decisions in three cases when he was director of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services from 2009 to 2013.
80% of Portugal’s Golden Visa holders are Chinese – 1,777 Chinese investors have successfully obtained residency permits to date, bringing €1.27 billion of investment to the country.
Henley: passports for the global rich, charity for the global poor – Henley & Partners announces partnership with UNHCR to donate more than $1 million to help the global refugee cause.