How many people should be issued H1B visas? What is the minimum wage? Officials from the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Labor said the details would be revealed soon.
The US economy was hit hard by the corona merger. President Donald Trump is imposing sanctions on foreign immigrants amid the threat of hundreds of thousands of jobs being lost. It was in this context that the hopes of Indian techies looking to get jobs in America were once again dashed. Donald Trump on Tuesday made a key decision on employment-based H1B visas in the United States. In order to prevent legal immigration to the United States and to increase employment opportunities for U.S. citizens, temporary interim orders have been issued to reduce the number of H1B visas issued. How many people should be issued H1B visas? What is the minimum wage? Officials from the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Labor said the details would be revealed soon.
This is the most important reform of H1B visas in the last 20 years, said Patrick Pizzella, the U.S. Deputy Secretary of Labor. He said the sanctions were likely to take effect soon. The U.S. government normally issues about 85,000 H1B visas each year. However, Homeland Acting Deputy Secretary Ken Cucinelli said the latest rules would reduce that number by a quarter. One-third said applications would be rejected. Of the 85,000 H1B visas issued annually, about 50,000 are for Chinese and Indian nationals. However, the US will not reduce these visas, which will not have a serious impact on the techies of both countries.
It is learned that President Donald Trump issued orders in July canceling the issuance of H1B visas in the wake of the Corona. Trump called for the abolition of the policy of hiring foreigners for lower wages to replace Americans. The H1B program was implemented during the tenure of former US President George HW Bush. This approach was brought about for specialized jobs and qualified workers in the tech sector.
Obtaining an H-1B Nonimmigrant Visa is mandatory for foreigners to work temporarily in special posts in companies in the United States. The U.S. government only issues H-1B visas to professionals in fields such as IT, engineering, science, and medicine. Companies in the United States issue H-1B visas as work visas. Thousands of techies from India to the US are employed on H-1B visas.
Donald Trump already imposed a ban on immigrant visas in April. EB2 and EB3 fall into this category. Getting a green card through these visas .. Trump has dashed the hopes of those who want to get permanent residency in America. Donald Trump has also shocked Indian techies by reviewing the latest H1B visa issuance process.