Republicans ask for more H-1B Visas

A Republican committee has asked the current Democrat leadership to clear a proposed bill which proposes to raise the H1-B visa (specialty occupation) numbers, from the current 65,000 to 115,000, with provision for 20 percent annual increase. The Republican Study Committee of the House of Representatives made their appeal on … Continue reading

2009 Quota random selection process completed

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) have conducted its computer-generated random selection processes to select petitions towards this year’s H1B and H1B Advanced Degree quota. The H1B quota is of 65,000 and the advanced degree quota is of 20,000. USCIS had received around 163,000 petitions in the first five days … Continue reading

H-1B random selection completed on April 14

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) have conducted its computer-generated random selection processes to select petitions towards this year’s H1B and H1B Advanced Degree quota. The H1B quota is of 65,000 and the advanced degree quota is of 20,000. USCIS had received around 163,000 petitions in the first five days … Continue reading