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Mar 07, 2018
New H1B visa filing season to open on 2 April, confirms USCIS even as Trump administration cranks up scrutiny of applicantsThe H1B visa filing season for the new fiscal which allows US companies to hire foreign workers will open on 2 April, 2018, USCIS officials confirmed.
Jan 24, 2018
WEF 2018: TCS, Infosys join global tech re-skilling drive for 1 million workers in maiden initiativeThe initiative will be targeting 1 million people for training and resource opportunities on the World Economic Forum SkillSET portal by January 2021.
Sep 01, 2017
Cognizant to pick up pace of acquisitions as it scouts potential targets for enhancing its capabilitiesWhile Cognizant is headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey, about 75 percent of its 2.56 lakh workforce is based out of India.
Aug 07, 2017
Cognizant says 400 top executives accepted voluntary severance package, co to save $60 mn annuallyIn May, the company had initiated a voluntary separation programme, offering up to nine months of salary as part of it to some of its top-level executives in the US and India.
Jun 28, 2017
Mindtree board approves Rs 270 crore buyback plan via tender offer routeMindtree will buy back up to 43.2 lakh shares, comprising 2.5 per cent of the total paid up equity share capital at a price of up to Rs 625 per equity share.
Jun 22, 2017
RBI Governor Urjit Patel says not pessimistic on IT jobs, startups should helpIn the past few months a number of IT majors such as Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant, IBM and Tech Mahindra have either announced or are believed to be mulling job cuts
Jun 13, 2017
Infosys chief Vishal Sikka calls on Arun Jaitley ahead of Narendra Modi-Trump meetingInfoys's ramp up in local hiring in the US is also aimed at placating the Donald Trump administration that has been critical of outsourcing firms.
May 29, 2017
IT layoffs: All India IT employee body plans united front, to take up issues with Karnataka govtThe united front will urge the government to hold an open house discussion by inviting all the stakeholders including IT captains and employees
May 26, 2017
IT layoffs: Narayana Murthy says it's sad, but offers no comment on likely job cuts at InfosysInfosys had announced that it could hand out pink slips to hundreds of mid and senior-level employees as it carries out bi-annual performance review amid a challenging business environment.
May 24, 2017
IT layoffs: Why is PM Narendra Modi, proponent of Digital India, silent? Staff forum asksThe Forum for IT Employees is asking those being laid off to take written statements from the companies explaining in no uncertain terms why they are being sacked