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H1-B and L-1 visa hike: How India's IT industry is a punching bag for American protectionism

Dec 19, 2015

H1-B and L-1 visa hike: How India's IT industry is a punching bag for American protectionism

India has just relaxed foreign investment limits in multiple areas ranging from defense to insurance but the U.S. visa hike may set off tit-for-tat reprisals. #India #Barack Obama #US #Narendra Modi #InMyOpinion #H1B Visa #PM Modi #Indian IT Firms #L1 visas
US amends laws on H1B and L1 visas: Indian IT firms may end up paying special $2000 fee

Dec 17, 2015

US amends laws on H1B and L1 visas: Indian IT firms may end up paying special $2000 fee

Prime Minister Narendra Modi shared with US President Barack Obama the concerns of Indian IT industry and professionals on the proposed legislation in the US Congress relating to popular H1B and L1 visas. #India #Barack Obama #US #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #H1B visas #IT #Indian IT Firms
$2000 fee on H1-B visas may return for Indian IT cos

Dec 15, 2015

$2000 fee on H1-B visas may return for Indian IT cos

Indian IT companies in the US may end up paying a special USD 2,000 fee again on the popular H-1B and L-1 visas to fund a 9/11 healthcare act #US #Visa #IT firms #indian #H1-B
60% of Asian IT firms feel under-represented in free-trade negotiations: Study

Sep 29, 2014

60% of Asian IT firms feel under-represented in free-trade negotiations: Study

Nevertheless, 94 percent of companies in these sectors say that the FTAs they are using have boosted their exports to corresponding markets. #Asia #Economist Intelligence Unit #IT firms #free-trade negotiations #FTAs
Infosys rejects claims of hiring bias in US

Aug 07, 2013

Infosys rejects claims of hiring bias in US

Infosys Lts, India's second-largest software services provider, rejected allegations by an American job applicant that she was not hired for a position in the United States because of her nationality. #Infosys #NewsTracker #IT firm #IT company #Brenda Koehler #hiring discrimination
 IT firms show interest in govt's proposed RTI project

Jul 15, 2012

IT firms show interest in govt's proposed RTI project

As per the proposal, the selected agency will set up, operate and maintain an RTI call centre to facilitate voice calls, SMS and Inter-Voice Response System managed calls. #NewsTracker #RTI #IT firms
Trade war: India, US head to WTO over US visa, poultry row

Apr 10, 2012

Trade war: India, US head to WTO over US visa, poultry row

India is pursuing a complaint against the US at the WTO over a US law enacted two years ago, that significantly increased visa fees for skilled workers and has caused plenty of heartache at Indian tech firms. #United States #India #International trade #H-1B visa #World Trade Organisation #PolicyWatch #IT firms #poultry products
Why Cognizant's 23% growth guidance is hard to digest

Feb 09, 2012

Why Cognizant's 23% growth guidance is hard to digest

The guidance for the first quarter of the current fiscal is only 2.2 percent, which means that the company will have to grow by nearly 7 percent in the remaining three quarters to meet its guidance. #EarningsShow #Cognizant Technology Solutions #Cognizant #IT firms #Q3 Results #Guidance
Cognizant misses forecast but revenue guidance inches closer to Infosys

Feb 09, 2012

Cognizant misses forecast but revenue guidance inches closer to Infosys

Cognizant's strong revenue guidance comes at a time research firms are predicting a slowdown in IT spending by large customers in the US and Europe. #EarningsShow #Cognizant #IT firm
Cash-rich cos sit tight, fear liquidity freezes, govt intervention

Nov 07, 2011

Cash-rich cos sit tight, fear liquidity freezes, govt intervention

The debt crisis in Europe and sluggish growth in the United States have top companies worried about the sustainability of existing sales volumes, according to the survey of more than 110 analysts at Fidelity in Europe and Asia. #WhyNow #Europe #Asia #IT firms #Fidelity Investments