The final rule to be published in the federal register on Jan 8. It will be effective 60 days after its publication in the Federal Register
08 Jan 2021 2:05 AM
The provision will facilitate removal of the massive backlog of Indian IT professionals in the US
03 Dec 2020 12:27 PM
Visas used by Indian tech professionals were suspended by the Donald Trump administration as it looked to arrest the rising unemployment
06 Jul 2020 4:52 PM
The US administration was threatening from June that H-1B visas may be severely restricted.
08 Nov 2019 2:26 AM
Sushma Swaraj said there has not been any reduction in the number of H-1B visas to Indians so far.
27 Jul 2018 2:45 AM
Participants argued that per country quota on issuing of Green Cards per annum was the main reason for the backlog.
01 May 2018 3:41 PM
In 2016, the Obama administration issued employment-based visas to 1.5 lakh Indian nationals, including 1.26 lakh H1-B job permits.
05 Apr 2017 1:38 AM
According to USCIS, 'Guidance memo on H-1B computer related positions' is not an accurate articulation of current agency policy.
04 Apr 2017 12:12 PM
This temporary suspension will help us to reduce overall H-1B processing time, the USCIS said.
04 Mar 2017 2:16 PM
Of course, Jaishankar can tell Shannon that 65,000 H1-B visas are issued annually only because the Americans need Indian skills.
28 Feb 2017 2:33 AM
Mahindra group chairman says 'Make America great' policy is going to make America a wonderful place to invest in.
18 Feb 2017 11:38 AM