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US says applications for H-1B visa to be accepted from April 1, 2020

Companies applying for H-1B visas for foreign workers for fiscal year 2021 would have to register online and pay a processing fee of USD 10.

07 Dec 2019 11:53 AM

22 per cent Indians made all visa-related searches to US in 2018

Overall, the top 10 countries accounted for nearly 56.5 per cent of all foreign visa-related searches in 2018.

29 Nov 2019 6:52 PM

150 Indians deported from US for illegal entry, flouting visa norms return

These Indians have either violated their visa norms or were illegal immigrants.

20 Nov 2019 1:20 PM

Nawaz Sharif's London trip in doubt as his name figures in no-fly list

The Pakistan government decided to let Nawaz Sharif go abroad for treatment due to his critical medical conditions.

10 Nov 2019 1:45 PM

Breather for H-1B visa holders, US court refuses to strike down work permits for spouses

The H-1B visa is a non-immigrant visa that allows the US companies to employ foreign workers in specialty occupations.

10 Nov 2019 11:14 AM

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Massive H-1B denial rates for Indian IT companies under Trump Admin: report

The denial rate of H-1B petitions for initial employment for Amazon, Microsoft, Intel and Google in 2015 was just 1 pc.

06 Nov 2019 8:45 AM

Pakistan embassy in Kabul closes visa section amid tensions

The spokesman told AFP that the consular section typically processes about 1,500 visa applications a day.

04 Nov 2019 1:55 PM

Indians will no longer require visas to visit Brazil, says its President

Earlier this year, the Brazilian government ended visa requirements for tourists and businesspeople from US, Canada, Japan and Australia.

25 Oct 2019 8:58 AM

Gautam Gambhir helps 6-year-old Pakistani girl get medical visa

Gambhir had written to the External Affairs Ministry for medical visas to the Pakistani nationals on October 1.

20 Oct 2019 2:35 PM

US visa move against China casts pall over talks to end trade war

The State Department did not name the Chinese officials affected by the visa clampdown.

09 Oct 2019 10:36 AM

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'Correct your mistake': China 'firmly opposes' US visa restrictions over treatment of Muslims

The Chinese Embassy in Washington on Tuesday denounced the US imposition of visa restrictions as interference in China's internal affairs.

09 Oct 2019 9:03 AM

Visa fees of Chinese nationals working on development projects to be waived off by Pak

According to the policy, visas issued by missions cannot be changed for any reason in Pakistan.

07 Sep 2019 3:42 PM

US agency proposes USD 10 as H1-B registration fee

The new system, which was put on hold earlier this year, is expected to come into force for next application cycle beginning April 1, 2020.

05 Sep 2019 2:42 PM

Imran Khan promises to Sikh pilgrims, says 'will give visas at airport'

Khan also said that Pakistan would provide them maximum possible facilities during their visit to the holy sites.

03 Sep 2019 12:53 PM

Visa critical of India's move towards no-fee debit card transactions

For debit cards, the fees are on average between 0.40 per cent and 0.80 per cent of the transaction amount.

20 Aug 2019 8:30 AM

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Soth Africa announces visa waivers to boost tourism

The unilateral decision comes as official tourism figures released in May reflected a dip in the overall number of visitors to South Africa.

15 Aug 2019 5:13 PM

Paypal competitor Visa Checkout to shut down in 2020

Google revealed that Visa is migrating to a new solution based on EMV SRC.

12 Aug 2019 7:37 AM

US firm asked to pay UD 58,000 to 2 employees for H-1B violations

The company provides services to private corporations, technology firms, and state and local government agencies.

19 Jul 2019 10:22 AM

Here are 5 platforms to help you move abroad

Right from visa and immigration services to overseas study options.

29 Jun 2019 3:49 PM

Pompeo will assure India on H1B visa cap: US official

Previewing the trip of Pompeo who will be visiting India soon, the official said there was a broad review of the H-1B programme underway.

22 Jun 2019 9:28 AM

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