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Buy American, Hire American Executive Order. H1B Impact

In H1B Visa by KumarUpdated : 44 Comments

As updated yesterday by President’s office that Trump will sign an Executive Order today, it happened earlier today.  President Trump signed an executive order called “Buy American and Hire American” today in Wisconsin.  To be more focused for our readers, we will only review, assess impact on the Hire American aspects that are related to H1B Visa Program. This Executive …

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News : Trump to Sign Executive Order to Review H1B Program ?

In H1B Visa by KumarUpdated : 26 Comments

As we just heard from USCIS that there were 199K Petitions for FY 2018 and H1B Lottery completed, the US President’s office indicated that Trump is set to sign an Executive Order tomorrow April 17th, to crack down on the H1B program’s immigration fraud and save American Jobs.  So far, there is no official document released yet. But, we have …

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USCIS News – H1B Visa 2018 Cap Reached – Summary !

In H1B Visa by KumarUpdated : 64 Comments

The first wait is over…USCIS just released a press note indicating that H1B Visa 2018 Cap is reached and they have received enough petitions for both regular and Masters quota.  Below is the summary of the press release. Summary of USCIS New Release –  H1B FY 2018 Cap Reached : H1B 2018 Cap Reached for Regular, Masters Quota : USCIS …

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F1 Student Experience -Journey to US – Planning, Visa Process, Arrival

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Over years, information keeps changing and current personal experiences are the best source of updated information. Smruti has gone through the F1 visa process in the recent years and below is her experience. Thanks to her for taking time to write and share her experience with our readers. It is very well written and captures all aspects of the process. …