According to the report, the measures would have to pass the Judiciary Committee, the House of Representatives, and the Senate before becoming law.
United States Sep 13, 2021, 5:52 PM IST
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.
WORLD Aug 11, 2020, 11:16 AM IST
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
WORLD Dec 7, 2019, 12:37 PM IST
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.
Apr 4, 2017, 4:57 AM IST
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
Mar 8, 2017, 1:21 PM IST
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 5, 2017, 7:57 AM IST
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.
Feb 3, 2017, 6:32 AM IST
US president Donald Trump’s ‘Buy American-hire American’ rallying cry has put the Indian IT industry on edge. There is a wait and watch policy being adopted now by most seeking to the know the fate of outsourcing workers
Jan 28, 2017, 12:19 PM IST
The sponsors of the bill come from the two US states having the maximum concentration of Indian-Americans
Jul 9, 2016, 10:30 AM IST