Latest News on Us Citizenship And Immigration Services
Showing of 0 - 10 from 25 results
Us Citizenship And Immigration Services - Total results - 25
Mar 13, 2019
US immigration agency which handles family visa, international adoption, planning to close its overseas offices, reveal officialsUS Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) director Francis Cissna, in an email message to agency employees, announced plans for closure of the international field offices. The plans called for shifting those duties to US-based agency offices and American consulates and embassies abroad.
Feb 22, 2019
Proposal to bar H-1B spouses from working in US reaches White House for final decision; move to impact 90,000US lawmakers, including Senator Kamala Harris, and Silicon Valley companies argue that this is not only anti-women, but also prevents talented spouses of H-1B visa holders from working in the United States.
Oct 18, 2018
Donald Trump plans major changes in H-1B visa, likely to 'revise' definition of employment, speciality occupationThe DHS will propose additional requirements designed to ensure employers pay appropriate wages to H-1B visa holders
Sep 27, 2018
US senators seek preservation of employment authorisation for immigrant women holding H-4 visasTwo powerful Democratic women senators have urged the Trump administration not to go ahead with its decision to revoke the authorisation to immigrants on H-4 visas, a majority of who are Indian-Americans, as doing so would impact about 1,00,000 women.
Sep 22, 2018
Decision to revoke work permits to H-4 visa holders likely within 3 months, Trump administration tells courtThe Donald Trump administration Saturday told a federal court that its decision to revoke work permits to H-4 visa holders, who are primarily spouses of H-1B workers, a significant majority of whom are Indian-Americans and women, is expected within the next three months
Aug 29, 2018
US extends temporary suspension of premium processing for H-1B visas from 11 September; delays expected till 19 February, 2019The US has extended the temporary suspension of premium processing for H1-B visas.
Jul 17, 2018
Changes in visa rules to have serious adverse consequences on US economy: NasscomNasscom will work with partners and allies to fully analyze this new policy, monitor its implementation, and advocate for the needed reforms.
Apr 25, 2018
US lawmakers, IT industry, Facebook oppose Trump administration's ban on H-4 visas for spouses of H-1B visa holdersRoughly 80 percent of H-4 visa holders are women, and many had successful jobs and held advanced degrees in their native countries before coming to the US with their H-1B spouses
Apr 24, 2018
US govt could terminate work permits for H-1B visa holders' spouses; move to impact over 63,000 Indian familiesThe US has reportedly issued employment authorisation documents to more than 71,000 spouses of H-1B visa holders, over 90% of whom are Indians.
Feb 24, 2018
H-1B visa policy change won't make much difference to Indian IT firms, says NasscomThe new policy envisages a detailed documentation of a legitimate employer-employee relationship while the latter is working at a third-party worksite.