At a time when the US move to limit H1-B visas has left major tech companies perturbed as it will seriously affect their ability to get and retain talented staff, Indian company HCL has secured 5,085 foreign labour certification for the H-1B work visas. HCL America had 2.9 per cent share of all foreign labour […]
The Trump administration’s new rules for a US visa program widely used for technology workers are getting cautious praise from Silicon Valley amid surging demand for high-skill employees.
BENGALURU: Indian IT services companies are winning a bigger share of the outsourcing pie by the banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) vertical. This indicates that the companies are managing to gain the confidence of customers, even in the new digital world.
Indian IT companies and their customers are facing a dearth of mid-level talent in the US, caused by stricter interpretations of rules governing the H-1B work visa programme.
MUMBAI: AION Capital Partners, the joint venture between global PE fund Apollo Global Management and domestic fund ICICI Venture, has acquired InterGlobe Technologies (IGT), the IT & backoffice arm of travel major InterGlobe Enterprises.
A possible slowdown in the US economy is unlikely to hit the growth momentum for Indian IT services companies, say analysts, because their clients in the largest market would outsource more digital technology-led services that they have built over the past couple of years by also hiring local workforce in the US.
The fundamentals of India’s $118 billion technology outsourcing industry rest on a few key pillars. Teams of engineers are cheaper here than in developed markets, for one.
NEW DELHI: India aims to keep business process outsourcing (BPO) service providers out of the ambit of the goods and services tax (GST),
India could soon offer some relief to the back-office support sector that is rattled by the recent Authority for Advance Ruling (AAR) decision that servicesNSE -3.32 % rendered to overseas clients did not qualify as exports and would face
One month after the Authority of Advance Ruling (AAR) ruled that back office support services qualify as “intermediary” support services and not exports, officers of the indirect tax department have started issuing preliminary notices to
PUNE: With Indian IT firms doubling down on hiring fresh graduates in the US, the location of engineering colleges they want to hire from has become an important factor in determining
Nasscom has raised concerns over the US government’s latest proposal that will require H1-B visa seeking firms to electronically register their petitions in advance, saying this will lead to “uncertainties” and could put US jobs at