The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) said it would resume premium processing of all H1B visa petitions filed on or before December 21, 2018, on Tuesday. However, this will bring a mild respite to Indian technology firms already grappling with a shortage of talent in the US, its largest market. Premium processing of H1B […]
Powerful lawmakers in the US House of Representatives and the Senate have introduced identical legislations, which if passed would end per-country green card limit and benefit hundreds and thousands of Indian professionals waiting to gain permanent legal residency in the country.
Making yet another strong pitch for people to come into the US based on merit, US President Donald Trump said Wednesday that tolerance for illegal immigration is not compassionate — it is cruel.
The US has accused the students arrested in connection with a fake university visa scam of being “aware they were committing a crime” for visas when they enrolled at the institution while lawyers for those charged accused the government of tricking them.
As part of its effort to give greater chance to foreign workers who have received higher education from the US, the Trump administration on Wednesday formally announced a new rule related to the filing of H-1B visas, asserting that it is more efficient, effective and helps in attracting the best talent in the US.
About 84 per cent of recruiters surveyed are anticipating an increased hiring activities in the coming six months both new job creation and replacement hiring categories, according to a survey.
H-1B workers are “frequently” placed in poor working conditions and “vulnerable to abuse”, a US think-tank claimed Thursday, seeking reforms such as substantial increase in wages.
President Donald Trump said his administration is looking at changing a foreign worker visa program to include a more direct path to citizenship, as he wrestles with Democrats in Congress over funding for his border wall to deter illegal migrants from entering the US.
US President Donald Trump on Friday assured H1B visa holders, a majority of whom are Indian IT professionals, that his administration will soon bring changes that will give them certainty to stay in America and a “potential path to citizenship”.
Affiliates of AION Capital Partners on Monday announced that they have acquired InterGlobe Utsav (IGT), a leading global travel business process management (BPM), technology and digital services company for an undisclosed sum.
The Noida police Friday arrested 126 people from a fake call centre allegedly involved in extorting money from US citizens after threatening them with arrest for having discrepancies in their social security number.
A US court has removed from abeyance a lawsuit challenging work authorisation to H-4 visa holders after the Trump administration delayed a formal notification over the issue that can impact spouses of H-1B visa holders that include Indians.