Trump visa suspensions could cost US economy $223 million

Trump visa suspensions could cost US economy $223 million

In a letter to the administration signed by over 800 businesses and organisations, the AIE said the move will “very likely lead to an increase in layoffs among program sponsors and their host partners in the US, which will have a negative ripple effect throughout [the] economy”. “The presidential proclamation will cost, not save, American […]
IIE raises $2 million to help int’l students in need

IIE raises $2 million to help int’l students in need

As reported by The PIE News, IIE launched the IIE Emergency Student Fund: Covid-19 Response to support international students currently studying at IIENetwork Institutions. “This is not a natural disaster that is limited to one student population or one nationality”...
IIE commits $1 million to aid int’l students, aims to double it

IIE commits $1 million to aid int’l students, aims to double it

In what is described as its “most expansive Emergency Student Fund ever” the IIE has launched the IIE Emergency Student Fund: COVID-19 Response to support international students currently studying at IIENetwork Institutions in the US. “The necessary but abrupt campus...
Preply raises $10 million for online tutor service expansion

Preply raises $10 million for online tutor service expansion

The company will use the new funding to upscale in markets across North America and Europe, including France, Germany, Spain, Italy and the UK. “The new funding allows us to bring US learners a more in-depth and varied offering” It also hopes to introduce new tools,...