L 1 VISA
Don't misuse H-1B visas: Trump administration's stern warning to American firms
The message came on the opening day of applications for American employers seeking visas known as H-1B, which are used mostly by technology firms.
H-1B Visa: Major inflection points since it was introduced in 1990
H-1B visa is a non-immigrant visa that enables the visa holder to work in ...
IT stocks drop as US doubles outsourcing fees on H1-B, L-1 visas
Stocks of the largest domestic IT player by sales, TCS, declined 1.36 per ce...
Proposed H-1B visa bill: 10 things to know
The Trump administration can reduce the cap on H-1B visas or raise the fees or auction them, which is a source of anxiety for US tech firms, which outsource jobs mainly to India.
Trump's new executive order to clamp down on H1B visas
The H1B visa is a non-immigrant visa that allows US companies to employ foreign workers in speciality occupations that require theoretical or technical expertise in specialised fields.
One in 7 US residents foreign-born, India tops with 8.3L migrants in 7 years
America is touted as a land of immigrants, but this share of immigrants in the total population is the highest in over a century.
Indian IT companies lean less on H-1B, 37% drop in visas in 2016
The top seven India-based IT companies received only 9,356 new H-1B visas in fiscal year 2016, a drop of 37% from FY2015, according to an analysis by the NFAP.
'Fears of H1B visa regime overhaul by Trump administration overblown'
The H1B is a non-immigrant visa that allows US firms to employ foreign workers in speciality occupations that require theoretical or technical expertise.
Indian IT cos rejoice as Obama promises to ease L1 visa process
IT companies have said that L1 visa requests from India are rejected in a greater proportion than those from other countries.
Why Chakri Lokapriya is betting big on L&T
L&T represents nearly 20-25% of the total infra spend in India
H-1B visa fee hike has not hurt visa requests: US Consular Officer
The H-1B visa fee hike that has caused concern in the Indian IT industry will not impact the number of applications or business transactions, said Joseph M Pomper.
Tech professionals, startup community cheer Barack Obama's visa move
The proposed reforms are an executive action by President Obama, which to become permanent must be approved by the US Congress.
View: Changes in US Immigration Laws & its impact on India
What we need to understand here is that, over the years, there has been considerable misuse of loopholes in this (H-1B visa) programme.
Donald Trump’s ‘true friend’ tweet sets tone for meeting with Modi
The stage has been set for the big meeting with warm tweets from both Modi and Trump in what is being described as an opportunity to start building chemistry between the two leaders.
Indiana rolls out red carpet for Indian IT companies, offers big incentive packages to Infosys
Indiana is offering Infosys one of the largest incentive packages it has ever handed out, more than covering the company’s cost of setting up its centre.
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