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U.S. investors in Israeli business to be eligible for special Israeli visa

The new program will take effect on May 1 and will be mutually applied to US investors in Israel and Israeli investors in the United States.

Israelis eligible for U.S. investor visa from May, embassy confirms

"I believe this move will lead to cooperation between Israeli and American entrepreneurs, and to the prosperity of the Israeli economy."

Israeli citizens to be eligible for U.S. investor visas in May

A necessary condition of enabling the E-2 visa for all treaty countries is reciprocity, with U.S. citizens already able to obtain a B-5 Israel Investor Visa.

Israeli passport
U.S. visa process gets easier for some Israelis

Currently, all visa applicants must have a personal interview.

Omer Adam
Omer Adam cancels US shows after visa problems

Israeli immigration lawyer: The process is stricter now, people often don't apply in time.

Israeli singer Amir Benayoun
Israeli singer's visa request for UN performance denied

The US embassy said Amir Benayoun did not "sufficiently prove his intention to return to his home country."

The Tel Aviv municipality building is lit in the colours of the American flag
Not everything is rosy in relocation

The dream of relocation is possible and can be successful, but there are various pitfalls you should know about and avoid.

A Palestinian girl attends a mass wedding in Gaza, July 2016
Is Israel denying visas to foreigners married to Palestinians?

Palestinian visa processors are powerless, referring applicants to Israeli authorities, who hand them short-stay visas - or nothing.

Kenyan Jew deported by Interior Ministry despite valid visa

Kimani converted to Judaism several years ago through the Conservative Movement.

US, Turkey mutually suspend visa services for security reasons

Following the arrest of a US consulate employee in Turkey, diplomatic ties between the countries continue to fray.

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