The US has approved a higher number of H-1B applications (both for initial visas and visa extensions for continued employment) this year, showing that the demand for these work visas continues unabated.
"October 2019 onwards, Chinese nationals can apply for an e-Tourist visa (e-TV) of a 5-year validity with multiple entries," a statement by the embassy reads.
The number of approved L-1A and L-1B visas stood at 71.9% in FY19, compared to 77.8% in FY18.
US work visa for Indian nationals is one of the most important issues between US and India bilateral ties.
The report, released in August this year shows that the share of world population requiring a traditional visa declined from 75% in 1980 to 53% in 2018.
EB5 visa puts investors who meet certain criteria on a fast track path to obtaining permanent residency in US.
The facility starts from Oct 1 and can be availed by filling an electronic application form and uploading a digital photo at least four days before the expected date of arrival.
The US Senate has blocked a bill that seeks to lift per-country green card limit, dashing hopes of Indian families.
In the delegation-level talks, both sides discussed issues of mutual concern related to immigration and citizenship.
MNCs are hiring tech talent at offshore offices in India, Canada, and China, according to a study.
The levies sparked an exodus of expats, hitting the economy without making a dent in Saudi unemployment.
As more Indians explore uncharted territories for work or holiday, it is travellers from the farthest corners who want to be out and about.
If the vote on unanimous consent had gone through, the Senate could have bypassed committees, amendments, and resulting public debates and passed the Bill.
The survey has been compiled by Foundation for India and Indian Diaspora Studies (FIIDS) USA .
US should remove curbs on H-1B visas to help retain edge against China, a US-based think tank has said.
The House of Commons PAC had opened an inquiry into a scandal dating back five years over allegations of cheating in the TOEIC, a compulsory requirement in some student visa cases.
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