Spouses of H-1B visa holders with technical skills may be allowed to work in the United States under a new initiative by the Obama administration to attract the best and brightest from across the world.
The US, which received more than 172,000 applications for the H-1B visas, has conducted a computerised draw of lots to determine who all would be given the most sought after work visas that are highly
There's been a surge in the number of H-1B visa petitions filed this year, a reflection of how much the US economy has improved and of the desperation of IT outsourcers — including Indian ones who are
A coalition of American information technology companies has sought more H-1B visas, arguing that this is essential to keep the country ahead in the highly competitive world.
The move comes after the
Q: My brother is here on an F-1 student visa. How can he become a permanent resident?
A: Our immigration laws don't provide a special green card program for students. Still, immigration
The US announced on Monday that it has received a sufficient number of applications for its much coveted H-1B work visas to meet the Congressional mandated cap of 65,000.
On April 1, the US Citizenship
As in the previous years, the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) can issue a maximum of 65,000 H-1B visas, which is most popular among IT professionals and companies in IT services.
About one in four business school graduates in India find jobs in America, second only to China, which sends 38 percent of its alumni to the US, according to a new survey.
While 64 percent of Indian
The demand for the US H-1B work visas for the coming year is expected to be so high that the quota of 65,000 is expected to be exhausted on the very first day they open for submission — April 1.
From 24/7 Wall St.: Median income for Americans was $34,750 in 2012. At some companies, however, the median is more than five times the national number. Based on figures provided by Glassdoor, 24/7 Wall