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As reported by Associated Press, the Trump administration intends to decrease “the length of validity for some visas issued to Chinese citizens.” According to the State Department spokesperson, these measures are to be taken to prevent the alleged “theft of US intellectual property by Beijing.”
At that, the process of visa application won’t change, but Chinese students or citizens working in tech fields will have to put some effort into getting a visa under the new changes.
Why Is USA Imposing Student Visa Limitations: Key Reasons
The changes announced by Trump back in December 2017, are a part of US National Security Strategy. The document has mentions of future visa limitations to be imposed on Chinese STEM students. Imposing visa limitations for Chinese students is related to several economic reasons.
Student Visa Limitations: Key Facts
Here’s what Chinese students should know about the new limitations:
On the contrary to aggressive US visa policies UAE will introduce 10-Year visas for international students employed in medicine, science, research and technical fields.
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