VANCOUVER, Dec 17- Canada is looking for 50 wealthy foreigners to join a pilot run of an immigration program for millionaires, although applicants will have to be far richer than those who entered under a previous scheme and will also need language skills to get in. The federal government, which scrapped its previous investor class visa earlier this year amid...» Read More
A vast majority of Republicans and conservatives support immigration reform if the law solves the problem of illegal immigration, Republican Sen. Marco Rubio told CNBC on Tuesday.
Sen. Marco Rubio, (R-FL), explains that the current immigration bill, which he helped write, needs improvement if it is to clear Congress.
Most of President Obama's initiatives may appease liberal elites but don't do much to bolster opportunities for middle class and working families.
In the third part of a wide-ranging interview, Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), explains why he wants to change the current variable corporate tax rate so it's fair across the board and encourages companies to bring money back to the United States.
In part two of a wide-ranging interview, Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), explains why he agrees with Apple's CEO Tim Cook about the need for corporate tax reform.
In a wide-ranging interview, Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), shares his thoughts on political wrangling on Capitol Hill over the budget deficit and his concern "about the entitlement explosion" and "the bankruptcy of these programs."
Spanish officials tell a dramatic turnaround story: from near-bankruptcy a year ago to model of budget austerity and reform now.There are just two things missing: jobs and growth.
Immigration reform takes a big step to becoming law, but some experts worry that the emphasis on security could create a demilitarized zone.
Ian Temple, chairman of the Hydrogen Group, talks to CNBC about the UK's rise as a technology hub, with media and consultancy skills coming together.
Larry Bossidy, former Honeywell chairman & CEO, weighs in on what he likes and doesn't like about the pending immigration legislation.
Narinder Singh, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer at Appirio, says U.S. immigration policy must be addressed in the context of job creation.
Newark Mayor Cory Booker, (D-NJ), shares his vision of using technology to create jobs in the Garden State, and weighs in on the importance of immigration reform.
A Senate immigration bill would cost $6.3 trillion over 50 years to provide benefits for millions now in the U.S. illegally, the Heritage Foundation says in a controversial study.
An influx of people from crisis-hit European countries has led to the biggest surge in German immigration in nearly 20 years.
The Heritage Foundation is out with its long-awaited study on the economic impact of immigration reform. Robert Rector, Heritage Foundation and Doug Holtz-Eakin, American Action forum president, discuss. Dean Garfield, Information Technology Industry Council, weighs in.
Bill Gates, Microsoft chairman; and Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway, chairman & CEO, discuss the need to implement changes in the nation's immigration law. Also, Gates and Buffett weigh in on the debate over the "fairness" of online sales tax.
President Obama explains why he is 'impressed" by the work done in the Senate on immigration, and discusses the criteria he would like to see from the House.
There's a crisis in Italy: It's too hot in the pizzeria and the Italians have gotten out, leaving a shortage of 6,000 "pizzaiuoli," according to the Italian business group FIPE.
Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Chuck Grassley (R-IA) spar over who was to blame for delays in passing immigration reform legislation.
Lawmakers told CNBC on Thursday that the question of whether international terrorism was involved in the Boston bombing argues for immigration reform.