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Goutam Das
New Delhi, Edition:January 28, 2018
India's IT export sector is aflame with reports that the US is considering a new regulation to prevent foreign workers from getting H-1B visa extensions while their green card applications are pending.
PTI
January 6, 2018
The proposal to curb H-1B visa extensions which was part of Trump's 'Buy American, Hire American' initiative, that he vowed to launch during his election campaign, is being drafted by the Department of Homeland Security.
BusinessToday.in
New Delhi, January 4, 2018
As part of US President Donald Trump's campaign to 'Buy American and Hire American', the US government has taken a series of measures to curb foreign workforce entry ever since Trump's Republican Party came to power in the country.
Goutam Das
New Delhi, January 3, 2018
There is a buzz about the United States considering a new regulation that would prevent foreign workers from getting H-1B visa extensions while their green card applications are pending.
PTI
January 3, 2018
Estimates show that such a move could lead to deportation of over one million H-1B visa holders in the US -- many of them Indians -- who are waiting for their green cards.
BusinessToday.in
January 3, 2018
The proposal, circulated in the form of internal memo by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), seeks to end the provision of allowing extensions to H-1B visa holders whose applications for green card had been accepted.
PTI
New Delhi, December 16, 2017
While changing the rule wouldn't prevent spouses of H-1B holders from pursuing other avenues for work authorisation, it could deter a number of high-skilled immigrants from staying in the US if their spouses can't easily find work.
BT Online
Washington, November 16, 2017
A similar version of the bill needs to be passed by the Senate before it can be sent to the White House for US President Donald Trump to be signed into law.
BT Online
New Delhi, October 26, 2017
Not only H-1B and L-1, Trump administration has also tightened the processes for TN visa, which is for Canadian and Mexican citizens as well as the O-1 visa, issued to those with 'extraordinary abilities'.
PTI
New Delhi, October 15, 2017
Asserting that Indian IT professionals coming to America on H-1B visa are not illegal economic immigrants, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that the US must decide appropriately while taking a decision on its visa policy.
PTI
September 26, 2017
With his permanent residency coming in the way of his newly wed wife joining him in the US, Satya Nadella surrendered his Green Card and applied for a H1-B visa, a move which gave him instant notoriety around the Microsoft Campus in Redmond, the Indian-born CEO has revealed.
PTI
September 19, 2017
The US has resumed fast processing of H-1B work visas in all categories subject to Congress-mandated limit, five months after it was suspended temporarily to handle the huge rush of applications for the work visas popular among Indian IT professionals.
PTI
New Delhi, September 14, 2017
The year-over-year increase in terms of issuance of H-1B visas and L1 visas (work permit) to Indians is six per cent each, the official said.
BT Online
New Delhi, August 17, 2017
Earlier this May, top major companies Cognizant, Wipro and Infosys were in news for firing IT professionals on 'performance' ground. However, it was believed that these companies were under economic pressure triggered by slow growth in the industry.  
PTI
August 8, 2017
Clampdown on H-1B visa programme will make it difficult for the US IT sector to attract open talent from countries like India and America might lose its competitive edge, a top American think-tank has said.
PTI
August 1, 2017
The report of the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has also refuted the impression that those who applied for the visa were not highly qualified.
Mail Today Bureau
July 25, 2017
Those included under the petitions are H-1B petitioners coming from an institute of higher education, a nonprofit organisation related or affiliated with an institute of higher education or is a petitioner with non-profit research or governmental research organisations.
PTI
Washington, July 20, 2017
A top American Senator today alleged that potential H-1B applicants are being advised to apply for an O visa instead of the numerically capped H-1B visas intended for highly-skilled workers to bypass legal restrictions on employment visas.
BT Online
July 13, 2017
Annual wage hike and visa costs, besides a 3.9 per cent appreciation in the rupee are seen hurting revenues.
PTI
New Delhi, July 11, 2017
In 2015, about 36,318 Indians adjusted their status to permanent residency while 27,798 Indians are new arrivals who received lawful permanent residency in the form of a Green Card, Pew Research said.
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