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May 11, 2017
After Infosys and Wipro, Tech Mahindra may lay off hundreds on 'performance' groundWith the US hardening its stance on outsourcing, IT firms are under pressure to hire locals instead of taking Indian employees on work visas to client sites.
May 11, 2017
Cognizant lay-offs: Telengana govt to meet company officials, IT staff forum today to mediateApart from Cognizant, Wipro and Infosys are also expected to hand out pink slips to hundreds of employees as part of their performance reviews.
Apr 25, 2017
Nasscom calls out US lies: Infy, TCS got only 8.8% H-1B visas; India accounts for less than 20%The apex body's clarification was in response to a US official last week accusing top Indian IT firms TCS and Infosys of unfairly cornering majority of the H-IB visas, by applying more in the lottery system.
Apr 19, 2017
Finance minister Arun Jaitley may take up H-1B visa issue with US authoritiesJaitley is leaving tonight on a five-day visit to the United States to attend the Spring Meetings of the World Bank and IMF as well as deliberations of G20 nations.
Apr 19, 2017
Life beyond H-1B: Try L1, EB5 visas, immigration experts suggestL1 visas facilitate the temporary transfer of a foreign worker in the managerial, executive or specialised knowledge category to the US to continue employment with an office of the same employer.
Mar 21, 2017
Cognizant may lay off 6,000: Tech grads will have to upscale skills to stay relevant, surviveRemain open to technological advances, be ready to adapt in order to remain relevant in the IT sector
Mar 06, 2017
H-1B visa: Nasscom says suspension of fast-tracking won't be a 'significant impediment'Nasscom said it will work with the US embassy in India to ensure that movement of professionals is not hit by such process issues.
Mar 03, 2017
Tango with Trump: Jaishankar's US visit may pave the way for more fruitful Indo-US tiesIf anyone can change a challenge into an opportunity, it is Jaishankar, who famously called for India not to "demonize Trump" but to "analyze him"
Jan 13, 2017
Infosys' Vishal Sikka expects US policies under Donald Trump to be business friendlyThere are concerns that the new government in the US, under Donald Trump, is likely to push for a stricter visa regime to curb "abuse" of H1-B and L1 visas used by foreign workers.
Jan 03, 2017
Infosys Vishal Sikka warns staff: Road ahead not easy; tech disruption bigger than Trump, note banIn his New Year message to the employees, Vishal Sikka, CEO, said by achieving all that they set out to do, Infosys can be a force powering the purposeful evolution of our world.