Brazil: U.S. visa requests up 42 percent in 2011

Posted on December 22, 2011 • Filed under: Brazil, Business, TRAVEL, United States

The US state has informed that the US Mission to Brazil processed a record number of visa applications – 820,000 – in fiscal year 2011, a 42 percent year-over-year increase. To meet the surging demand for US visas in Brazil, the Department of State is deploying waves of temporary employees to the US Embassy in Brazilian capital Brasília and US Consulates in São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, and Recife.Read Article

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