Amatangazo

Kongera Igihe Ubwishyu bw'Amafaranga Yakwa kuri Viza Bumara Butarata Agaciro

16 Nzeri, 2020

Minisiteri y'Ububanyi n'Amahanga ya U.S. izi neza ko abantu benshi basabye Viza bishyuye amafaranga yakwa kugira ngo umuntu ahabwe Viza kandi bakaba bagitegereje guteganya itariki bazazira kuri randevu yo guhabwa Viza. Turimo turakora tutikoresheje kugira ngo dusubizeho ibikorwa bisanzwe birebana na Viza vuba kandi mu mutekano ushoboka. Hagati aho, mwizere ko ibiro bihagarariye U.S. bizongerera igihe ubwishyu bumara butarata agaciro (ibizwi nk'amafaranga ya MRV) kugeza tariki ya 31 Ukuboza 2021, kugira ngo abasabye Viza batabashije guteganya itariki yo kuza kuri randevu ya Viza bitewe no guhagarika ibikorwa bisanzwe bya Konsila babashe kubona uburyo bwo guteganya itariki no/cyangwa kuza kuri randevu bamaze kwishyurira. Nyamuneka komeza uge ugenzura amakuru asohoka kuri uru rubuga kugira ngo uzamenye igihe tuzaba twasubiye gukora ibikorwa bisanzwe birebana na Viza.


U.S. Visa and Travel Updates

For the latest information from the U.S. Department of State regarding visa issues and travel to the United States, please visit: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/News/visas-news.html.

Itangazo rya Perezida Nomero 10014

24 Kamena, 2020

Ku wa mbere, tariki ya 22 Kamena, Perezida Trump yashyize umukono ku itangazo risubika kwinjira muri Leta Zunze Ubumwe z'Amerika ku bimukira bamwe na bamwe no ku batari abimukira bashobora gushyira mu kaga isoko ry'umurimo muri Leta Zunze Ubumwe z'Amerika nyuma y'aho coronavirus yadukiye. Iryo tangazo rihita ritangira kubahirizwa, ryongera igihe cyo gusubika kwinjira ku bimukira bamwe na bamwe (Itangazo rya Perezida Nomero 10014) kugeza ku itariki ya 31 Ukuboza 2020. Amabwiriza mashya akumira yategetswe yatangiye kubahirizwa guhera saa 12:01 a.m. EDT ku wa gatatu ku itariki 24 Kamena kugeza ku itariki 31 Ukuboza 2020, keretse Perezida yongereye igihe. Abenegihugu ba Leta Zunze Ubumwe z'Amerika, abafite uruhushya burundu muri, n'abanyamahanga bari cyangwa bari bari mu gihugu cyangwa abantu bafite yemewe y'abatari abimukira cyangwa viza y'abimukiraku itariki ibikubiye muri iri tangazo byatangiriye gushyirwa mu bikorwa ntibarebwa n'iri tangazo.

Iri tangazo risubika kwinjira mu gihugu abantu batari abimukira bari mu nzego zikurikira: H-1B, H-2B, J (abanyamahanga bari mu gikorwa cyo kwimenyereza akazi, abitabira amahugurwa, abarimu, abajyanama b'ingando, abaza gukora imirimo yo mu rugo, cyangwa abaza muri porogaramu y'urugendo rw'akazi mu mpeshyi) na L, hamwe n'abo bashakanye n'abana babo. Nta viza yimewe izakurwaho hagendewe ku bikubiye muri iri tangazo. Itangazo rya Perezida Nomero 10014 kandi rivuga inzego zimwe na zimwe z'abimukira n'abatari abimukira zidakumirwa.Inyandiko yuzuye y'iri tangazo rya Perezida urisanga ku rubuga rw'Ingoro ya White House rwa: https://www.whitehouse.gov/presidential-actions/proclamation-suspending-entry-aliens-present-risk-u-s-labor-market-following-coronavirus-outbreak/.

Urgent Information For Visa Applicants Regarding Novel Coronavirus

27 Gicurasi, 2020

Entry of foreign nationals who were physically present within the following list of countries within 14 days prior preceding their entry or attempted entry into the United States is suspended, per Presidential Proclamations 9984, 9992, 9993, 9996 and the subsequent proclamation issued May 24, 2020:

  • Brazil;
  • The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, excluding overseas territories outside of Europe;
  • The Republic of Ireland;
  • The 26 countries that comprise the Schengen Area (Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland);
  • The Islamic Republic of Iran;
  • The People’s Republic of China, not including the Special Administrative Regions of Hong Kong and Macau.

There are certain exceptions to the suspension of entry, including exceptions for U.S. lawful permanent residents and certain family members of U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents, among other exceptions listed in the proclamations. If you reside in, have traveled recently to, or intend to transit or travel the above list of countries prior to your planned trip to the United States, we recommend you postpone your visa interview appointment until 14 days subsequent to your departure from the subject country(ries). Additionally, if you are experiencing flu-like symptoms, or believe you may have been exposed to the novel coronavirus, you are strongly encouraged to postpone your appointment by at least 14 days. There is no fee to change an appointment and visa application fees are valid for one year in the country where the fee was paid.

To postpone your appointment, please sign in to your user account, select the "Continue" option, and follow the system instructions under the "reschedule appointment" action. If you require further assistance please refer to our "Help" section at the bottom of the page.​

Covid-19 - Visa Services and Restrictions

21 Gicurasi, 2020

In response to significant worldwide challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of State has temporarily suspended routine visa services at all U.S. Embassies and Consulates. Embassies and consulates have canceled all routine immigrant and nonimmigrant visa appointments as of March 20, 2020, but will continue to provide emergency and mission-critical visa services as resources and local conditions allow. We will resume routine visa services as soon as possible but are unable to provide a specific date at this time. Please see these notices which contain detailed information about the current status of visa services worldwide and visa restrictions related to the COVID-19 global pandemic: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/ea/covid-19-visa-services-and-restrictions.html.

Amakuru agenewe abasaba viza yerekeranye n’Indwara Nshyashya ya coronavirus

24 Mata, 2020

Ku itariki ya 22 Mata Perezida Trump yashyize umukono ku itangazo risubika kwinjira muri United States ku bimukira bamwe na bamwe bagaragara ko bashyira mu kaga isoko ry'akazi muri U.S. mu gihe cyo kuzahura ubukungu gikurikira itera ry'indwara ya COVID-19. Ibikubiye muri iryo tangazo byatangiye kubahirizwa ku isaha ya saa 11: 59 p.m. EDT ku itariki ya 23 Mata kandi bizubahirizwa mu gihe k'iminsi 60, keretse Perezida yongereye igihe. Abenegihugu ba U.S., abantu bemerewe gutura burundu mu buryo bwemewe n'amategeko, n'abantu bafite viza y'abimukira yari igifite agaciro ku itariki ibikubiye mu Itangazo byatangiriye kubahirizwa, ntibarebwa n'ibikubiye muri iri tangazo. Nta viza zizateshwa agaciro kubera kubahiriza ibikubiye muri iri Tangazo. Serivisi zisanzwe zitanga viza mu buryo bumenyerewe zabaye zihagaritswe aho zikorera mu biro bya U.S. ku rwego rw'isi, ariko nk'uko abatanga amakuru babitangira uruhushya, ambasade na konsila bazakomeza gutanga serivisi za viza zikenewe zihutirwa n'iz'akazi ku basaba viza batarebwa n'ibikubiye muri iri tangazo. https://www.whitehouse.gov/presidential-actions/proclamation-suspending-entry-immigrants-present-risk-u-s-labor-market-economic-recovery-following-covid-19-outbreak/.

Information for visa applicants regarding novel coronavirus

14 Werurwe, 2020

As from March 16 the United States Embassy in Kigali, Rwanda is cancelling routine Immigrant and Nonimmigrant visa appointments. We will resume routine visa services as soon as possible but are unable to provide a specific date at this time. The MRV fee is valid and may be used for a visa application in the country where it was purchased within one year of the date of payment. If you have an urgent matter and need to travel immediately, please follow the guidance provided at https://ais.usvisa-info.com/en-rw/niv/information/faqs#need_earlier_appt to request an emergency appointment.

Presidential Proclamation 9645 and Presidential Proclamation 9983

21 Gashyantare, 2020

On January 31, 2020, a new Presidential Proclamation (“Presidential Proclamation 9983”) was issued which added to the ongoing travel restrictions of P.P. 9645 by expanding them to the nationals of six additional countries. The restrictions only apply to immigrant visas and/or diversity visas, not nonimmigrant visas. More information is available at this link.

Extension of Validity for Venezuelan Passports

12 Kamena, 2019

As of June 7, 2019 the Department of State recognizes that previously issued Venezuelan passports and “prorrogas” have been extended by decree of interim Venezuelan President Guaido for an additional five years past their printed date of expiration. Passports rendered valid by this decree will be accepted for visa and other consular services.