The EB-5 category relates to employment creation. Eligible immigrants include those seeking to enter the United States for the purpose of engaging in a new commercial enterprise where:
1. they will invest capital of not less than one million dollars (or $500,000 under certain circumstances); and
2. they will benefit the United States economy and create full-time employment for not fewer than 10 United States citizens or aliens lawfully admitted for permanent residence. INA § 203(b)(5).
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