H 1b Work Visas

  • US: H-1B visas for 2013 may be decided through lottery March 31, 2013

    Washington: The much sought H-1B visas could be decided through lottery in 2013, industry experts and officials feel, based on initial feedback from companies, as the US starts accepting applications from Monday. If it happens it would be for the first time since 2008 that the fate of thousands of applications...
  • US H1B work visas for skilled workers reach 65,000 cap December 24, 2009

    Washington: After months of tardy response, applications for US H-1B visas for highly skilled workers coveted by Indian professionals have reached the Congress-mandated cap of 65,000, thanks to a sudden spurt in the last couple of months. The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) on Wednesday announced that it has received...