by Chris Musillo

The Department of State has just released the October 2014 Visa Bulletin. This is the first Visa Bulletin of the 2015 US Fiscal Year, which begins October 1, 2014.

The Philippines EB-3 has again had a substantial progression. It is now at October 2011, which is a four year jump in the last four months. It remains consistent with the All Other (ROW) EB-3 date.

India EB-2 also remained at May 2009. India EB-3 unfortunately remains stuck in November 2003.

The Chinese EB-3 number continued to move dramatically and inconsistently. It is now at April 2009.

Employment- Based All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed CHINA - mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
1st C C C C C
2nd C 15NOV09 01MAY09 C C
3rd 01OCT11 01APR09 15NOV03 01OCT11 01OCT11
Other Workers 01OCT11 22JUL05 15NOV03 01OCT11 01OCT11
4th C C C C C
Certain Religious Workers C C C C C
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