H1-B Visa

H-1B visa registration for 2022 to begin on March 9, lottery results by March 31

The H-1B visa is a non-immigrant visa that allows US companies to employ foreign workers in speciality occupations that require theoretical or technical expertise.

published on : 6th February 2021

Joe Biden in White House raises Indian outsourcing firms’ hopes

Hiring has already picked up for skilled manpower in the West; Biden administration has also been espousing for racial equality; visa process may be simplified

published on : 28th January 2021

US court blocks rule changes by Donald Trump on H1-B visas

Skilled-worker visas, referred to as H1-B visas, are precious to Silicon Valley tech firms hungry for engineers and other highly trained talents.

published on : 2nd December 2020

Expect green card, H1-B visa squeeze to ease under Biden-Kamala rule

In the four years of the Trump administration, it has not been smooth sailing for Indians for whom the US is a land of opportunities and a stepping stone for economic prosperity.

published on : 9th November 2020

Indian companies dramatically reduced H-1B visa filing: US daily

San Francisco Chronicle's editorial board has said applicants for the H-1B visa programme are anticipating the hardest process in many years.

published on : 3rd April 2018

H-1B visa application process to begin from Monday; to face unprecedented scrutiny

Chatter at various social media platforms and groups indicate that immigration attorneys this time expect a much high rate of rejection.

published on : 1st April 2018

US H1-B visa assurance should end speculations: Indo-American Chamber of Commerce chief

Reportedly, US officials have clarified that they are not contemplating any regulatory changes that would compel the H1-B visa holders to leave the United States after six-year limit.

published on : 12th January 2018

Relief for Indian techies, US says no change in H-1B extension policy

In December, a US-based news agency had reported that the Department of Homeland Security is considering new regulations that would prevent the H1-B visa extensions.

published on : 9th January 2018

US-India ties: Narendra Modi-Donald Trump chemistry apart, Washington bets big on New Delhi

Despite a change of guard in Washington, the India-US global strategic partnership remained strong as ever.

published on : 25th December 2017

Donald Trump signs 'Buy American, Hire American' executive order, targets H1-B visa program

In his new directive, Trump is targeting the H-1B visa program, which the White House says undercuts U.S. workers by bringing in large numbers of cheaper, foreign workers and driving down wage

published on : 19th April 2017