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Where Would Apple, IBM Be If Not For Talent From Across Globe, Says RBI Governor Urjit Patel

Cautioning against protectionism, RBI Governor Urjit Patel has said where would giant American corporations like Apple, Cisco and IBM be if they had not sourced the best products and talent from across the world.

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TCS, Infosys Got Only 8.8 Per Cent Of Total H-1B Visas, Says Nasscom Contradicting US Official

Indian technology firms use H-1B visas to send their employees to work at customer sites in the US, which is the largest market for the over $110 billion Indian IT export industry

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US Accuses TCS, Infosys Of Violating H-1B Visa Norms

The US has accused top Indian IT firms TCS and Infosys of unfairly cornering the lion's share of H-1B visas by putting extra tickets in the lottery system, which the Trump administration wants to replace with a more merit-based immigration policy

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FM Arun Jaitley Flags H-1B Concerns With US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has raised the issue of restrictions on H-1B visa with his US counterpart Steven Mnuchin as India fears the curb would impact the movement of Indian IT professionals to America

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Waiting For Green Cards, Indian Visa-holders See Hope In Donald Trump Review

Immigration Voice estimates there are some 1.5 million H-1B visa holders in the country waiting for green cards, many of whom are from India and have been waiting for more than a decade

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FM Arun Jaitley Takes Up H-1B Visa Issue With US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has "strongly raised" the H-1B visa issue with US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, highlighting the important role played by highly skilled Indian professionals in America

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Wipro Gives Pink Slips To About 600 Employees Across India Post Performance Appraisal

Says it undertakes a 'rigorous performance appraisal process' on a regular basis to align its workforce with business objectives, strategic priorities of the company, and client requirements

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Govt On Visa Issues: India In Touch With US And Australia, Making 'Full Assessment' Of Impact

Amid concerns over the US' changed H1-B visa programme, India has said it was in touch with the Trump administration and making "full assessment" of its impact on Indian professionals

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President Donald Trump Orders Review Of H-1B Visa Programme To Encourage Hiring Americans

President Donald Trump has ordered a review of the US visa programme for bringing high-skilled foreign workers into the country, putting technology firms and the outsourcing companies that serve them on notice that possible changes may be ahead

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US President Donald Trump To Sign Executive Order On Reform Of H-1B Visa System

US President Donald Trump is set to sign an executive order that would tighten the process of issuing the H-1B visas and seek a review of the system for creating an "entirely new structure" for awarding these visas, the most sought-after by Indian IT firms and professionals

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H-1B Visa Concerns: Infosys To Increase Its Focus On Local Hiring In The US

IT major Infosys plans to focus more on local hiring in the US and is also looking at setting up development and training centres in the country as part of its efforts to tide over visa-related issues.

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Trump Administration Announces Steps To Protect US Workers From H1-B Visa 'Abuse'

The US has said it will "rigorously" use its authority to initiate investigations of H1-B visa violators, signalling an intensified effort by the Trump administration to stop "abuse" of the programme mainly used by Indian IT firms and professionals

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H-1B Visa Memo To Have Little Impact On Indian IT Companies: Nasscom

IT industry body Nasscom on Tuesday said the US' latest memo on H-1B visas would have "little impact" on Indian IT firms as they have already started applying for visas for higher-level specialised professionals this year

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