H1B VISA RULES
H-1B visa fee used to fund apprentice programme: US commerce secretary
Wilbur Ross said the additional public funding could help establish new apprenticeship programmes in the travel and tourism industry.
US tech firms dominate top 10 green card application list
US tech cos have filed more green card applications for India techies as compared t...
US tells India it is mulling caps on H-1B visas
The United States has told India it is considering caps on H-1B work visas for nations that f...
Indians received 67-72% of total US H1-B visas in last five years: External Affairs Ministry
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said no comprehensive changes have been made to the H-1B visa programme so far.
Conveyed expectation for non-discriminatory H-1B visa programme to US: MEA
Indian skilled professionals have contributed to the growth and development of the US economy and have helped the country retain its competitive edge and innovation advantage.
Mid-tier IT caught between shrinking deals and rising costs
The slowdown in spending on banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) has emerged as a key concern.
Persistent Systems June quarter net profit down 5.6%
The company's headcount crossed the 10,000 mark this quarter with attrition at over 17%.
Indian IT industry important stakeholder in strengthening India-US ties: Shringla
"The Indian IT industry has been an important stakeholder in promoting and supporting stronger bilateral business relations between our two countries," the Indian Ambassador to the US said.
Why Wipro prefers to hire US freshers
Wipro recruited more than 6,000 fresh graduates globally during the April-June quarter.
US mulls increasing merit-based immigration to 57%
Trump described it as a common-sense proposal and acknowledged that there was a requirement of talented people in the country.
How an American dream went sour for many and America
Trump's firm stand on not allowing spouses of H-1B visa-holders to work in US could hurt the country.
Extreme US scrutiny of H-1B aspirants continues
This decline of nearly 2 percentage points shows that vetting of H-1B applications, for both initial applications and extensions (for those employees already in the US) has become stricter.
Not received any communication on H-1B visa cap from US: Commerce ministry
Irked by such requirements, the US is considering restrictions on H-1B visa that allow foreign professionals to work in that country, a report said.
Denied H-1B visa to Indian professional, US IT firm sues Trump government
Xterra Solutions alleged in its lawsuit that the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) improperly denied H-1B visa to Praharsh Chandra Sai Venkata Anisetty, 28, whom it had hired as a Business System Analyst.
Plan to rescind H-4 visas yet to get final shape as rule making process not complete: US official
The decision to rescind work authorisation for H-4 visa holders is yet to get a final shape, an official said.
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