The bill aims at stopping employers that are awarded temporary visas through the H-1B programme from using them to train workers in the US then move those jobs to another country.
Diplomatic cables sent last week from Secretary of State Rex W Tillerson to all US embassies instructed consular officials to broadly increase scrutiny.
A 40-year-old woman techie and her 7-year-old son were found murdered in their flat in New Jersey on Thursday night.
In 2015, the Obama Administration DHS issued the H-4 EAD Rule allowing certain spouses of H-1B holders to obtain EADs and work while waiting to become permanent residents.
Asserting that replacement of American workers is not the intent of H-1B work visa+ , the Trump administration nominee for labour secretary has acknowledged the shortage of skilled workers in the US.
President Trump’s recent executive order on immigration, which restricts immigration from six Muslim-majority countries, has dominated headlines. But much less publicized is that he is reportedly considering an overhaul of the H-1B visa program, which provides visas to highly skilled foreign workers.
US President Donald Trump hasn't signed the executive order on revised H-1B visa application laws yet, but Indian IT firms are already bracing for tougher regulations when the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) begins accepting applications on April 3.
Here’s what we know about H-1B visas: The tech industry postulates a shortage of qualified talent as the basis for the H-1B program.
While the election campaign and early days of US President Donald Trump have been filled with plenty of ‘America first’ rhetoric, a vineyard owned by his son has applied for 29 foreign workers through the H-2A Visa program.
Changes in processing times for H1-B petitions are the latest immigration challenge for employers. Starting April 3, no longer can employers take advantage of "Premium Processing" – a 15-day expedited service formerly available in exchange for a $1,225 fee.