U.S. visa program lures foreign investors to N.H

November 2011
New Hampshire Business Review;11/4/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 23, p1
The article reports on the significance of EB-5 federal program in attracting foreign investors to New Hampshire. It highlights the opening of EB-5 Regional Center which is designed to draw foreign investors to help Ragged Mountain Resort in Danbury. It notes that EB-5 is a revised federal program which was established in the 1990s to attract foreign investment into areas that need economic development and job creation.


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