H-1B visas

Companies in the U.S. are clamoring for H-1B visas to hire skilled foreign workers, especially in technology fields.

Foreign worker applications outnumber available slots

Jun 12, 2015
H-1B visas will be distributed by lottery and will help fill in-demand tech jobs.
Posted In: H-1B visas, Tech, Immigration, work visas

Outsourcing giant Infosys faces record immigration fine

Oct 29, 2013
Infosys allegedly used the wrong type of visa to bring thousands workers into the country.
Posted In: Immigration, H-1B visas, work visas

H-1B visa dream a nightmare for some foreign teachers

Jul 1, 2013
Some immigrants looking to teach in the U.S. are forced to pay multiple fees for the chance.
Posted In: Immigration, immigration reform, H-1B visas, visa

H-1B visas: Not always a magic bullet for employers

Jun 17, 2013
Tech companies bemoan H-1B no-shows and interview imposters.
Posted In: H-1B visas, Jobs

Employers race to snap up foreign work visas

Apr 2, 2013
Want a sign that business is hiring? For the first time since 2008, federal officials expect the 85,000 visas for foreign skilled workers will be snapped up in just a few days.
Posted In: H-1B visas, visa, Science

Study: Visa law prevents companies from hiring best workers

Jul 18, 2012
There's a new report out today that provides one explanation for why companies aren't hiring the people they want to hire: A visa program to bring in the best and brightest from around the world is capped, and doesn't account for the economic geography of America.
Posted In: hiring, Science, H-1B visas

H-1B visa applications down

Apr 13, 2010
The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services began accepting H-1B Visa petitions on the 1st of April. But as of April 8th, the agency had only...
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