US Students Enjoy Scholarship Funds Raised from H-1B Fees

US Students Enjoy Scholarship Funds Raised from H-1B Fees

Employment-based immigration in the US has raised a lot of complaints of which the most common of them is that America should put more effort and commitment to training and educating US citizens for high-tech jobs. But then, there is already a law in the US that allows for the utilization of the visa processing […]

H-1B Visa Denials Drive Thousands of Indian Techies Home

H-1B Visa Denials Drive Thousands of Indian Techies Home

Indian Techies who reside in the US are not having it rosy in the country as the government seems to be no longer interested in granting visa extensions. There are some of those who have remained determined to file for a new H-1B visa, while a lot of them have been left with the one […]

US to Stop Work Authorization for Spouses of H-1B Visa Holders

US to Stop Work Authorization for Spouses of H-1B Visa Holders

Proposed changes to H-1B visa program that will see work authorization for spouses of the holders of H-1B visas come to an end have been formally received by the White House as tens of thousands of people that will be affected by these changes await the decision of the White House. On Wednesday, February 20, […]

How US Immigration Policy affects Indians and Tech Workers

How US Immigration Policy affects Indians and Tech Workers

The Trump administration has promised to reduce the number of foreigners who get into the US through the H-1B visa program. This has left American firms which hire overseas skilled workers in pandemonium. Every year, the H-1B visa admits as many as 85,000 foreigners into the United States to work in Specialty Occupations. However, no […]

America’s Visa Loss Becomes a Brain Gain for Canada

America’s Visa Loss Becomes a Brain Gain for Canada

Kollol Das, an engineer from Bangalore, was in August this year, contemplating which of his two employment offers to go for. Das has years of experience in the mobile industry and got two job offers from two companies in the US and Canada respectively. His job offer from the US came from a startup in […]