H 1b Visa(Search results - 22)
United StatesSep 13, 2021, 5:52 PM IST
New US Bill likely to benefit Indians, proposes permanent residency for fee
According to the report, the measures would have to pass the Judiciary Committee, the House of Representatives, and the Senate before becoming law.
Top StoriesJul 30, 2021, 11:12 AM IST
H-1B visa: US to conduct rare second lottery to help Indian IT professionals
Several tech companies in the US depend on the H-1B visa to hire thousands of workers from nations like India and China each year.
IndiaOct 7, 2020, 3:21 PM IST
Indian techies likely to take a hit as Donald Trump announces new H-1B visa rules
This would impact Indians and tech firms that employ a large portion of Indians as it is likely to make it harder for them to be eligible for an H-1B visa.
WORLDAug 11, 2020, 11:16 AM IST
Apple, Amazon, Facebook line up against US President Trump’s immigrant visa ban
Trump issued a proclamation on June 22 that suspends a host of non-immigrant visa programs, including H-1B visas for high-skill specialty occupations, H-2B visas for non-agricultural workers, and L-1 visas for intra-company transfers.
WORLDJun 23, 2020, 9:59 AM IST
H-1B visa ban: Google CEO Sundar Pichai ‘disappointed’ with Donald Trump’s proclamation
‘Disappointed by today’s proclamation - we'll continue to stand with immigrants and work to expand opportunity for all,' Google CEO Sundar Pichai
IndiaApr 15, 2020, 10:43 AM IST
COVID-19: US allows extension of H-1B visa, huge relief for stranded IndiansThe travel restrictions have left a number of H-1B visa holders lurking in the dark with their visa permit lapsing. The crucial move comes at a time when countries around the world have closed their borders and all international passenger flights have been suspended globally.
WORLDDec 7, 2019, 12:37 PM IST
Applications for H-1B visas to be accepted from April 1, 2020, says US
Companies applying for H-1B visas for foreign workers for fiscal year 2021 would have to register online and pay a processing fee of $ 10
May 5, 2017, 6:40 PM IST
Cognizant eyes at a bigger US workforce after slashing 50% H-1B visa applications
IT giant Cognizant looks to create a bigger workforce in the US after the Trump administration accused it of taking the lion's share of H-1B work visas. The company has slashed 50 percent of visa applications.
Apr 4, 2017, 12:46 PM IST
This is why the change in H-1B visa policy is bad news for Bengaluru
The US has ruled that being a simple computer programmer would no longer qualify as a specialist profession, which is a must for the issue of a H-1B work visa. We tell you three most important things you need to know how it affects you
Apr 4, 2017, 4:57 AM IST
Trump administration cracks down on misuse of H-1B visas with tighter norms
US has announced multiple measures to "deter and detect" what it described as "fraud and abuse" of H-1B work visas, the most sought after by Indian IT firms and professionals.
Mar 8, 2017, 1:21 PM IST
Indian IT beware: After H-1B visas, Trump looks to stop jobs to immigrant spouses
The Trump administration's department of justice has filed a brief in the Washington DC court of appeals seeking a 60-day freeze in a case involving employment authorisation for H-4 visa-holders, who are primarily dependent spouses of H-1B visa-holders
Feb 8, 2017, 1:15 PM IST
New Bill proposed to restrict Green Cards allotment for the US
For those aspiring to get a green card or permanent residency in the US, there’s bad news. Two top senators have proposed a legislation to cut the level of immigrants by half so that Americans can have their jobs and wages back
Feb 5, 2017, 7:57 AM IST
H-1B visa: Triple punch to Indian IT's American dreams
The Indian IT industry was just coming to terms with the H-1B visa Bill but seems like two more cuts to their American dreams are in the pipeline.
Feb 3, 2017, 6:32 AM IST
IT companies need to stop sending people on H-1B visas: Infosys founder Narayana Murthy
While reams have been written down about how the H-1B visa crackdown will affect Indian IT firms and students, Infosys co-founder N R Narayana Murthy believes Indian software companies need to stop sending people on H-1B visas.