February 2009 Visa Bulletin shows about six months of forward movement in EB2 for India and China. There is a bit of forward movement in some of the EB3 chargeability areas.In the EB2 section China’s moved forward by almost the same amount. The cutoff date for India moved to January 1, 2004. China reflects a cutoff date of January 1, 2005.
In EB3, The cutoff date for countries under the “All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed,” as well as for the Philippines, is stagnant, at May 1, 2005. India also remained unchanged, at October 15, 2001. The cutoff date for Mexico advanced by almost five months, to April 1, 2003. China also progressed to October 1, 2002.