Seoul’s O1 visa issuance rate

Person with extraordinary ability in sciences, arts, education, business or athletics
Before COVID, Seoul issued 35.3 O1 visas in an average December. This December, they issued 43. It seems like Seoul is hard at work catching up on their backlog from COVID.
Source: The U.S. Department of State’s Monthly Immigrant Visa Issuance Statistics.
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