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Pay USCIS Filing Fees Through Credit Card

Posted on February 16, 2018

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services is taking yet another step to facilitate an efficient and quicker process for application procedures. This involves being able to make payments ... Read More

New National Vetting Center for US Visitors

Posted on February 06, 2018

In support of the extreme vetting of visitors to the United States advocated by the Trump administration, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Justice department and other ... Read More

UPDATED: Decision For NRIs to Get New Color-Coded Passports Rescinded

Posted on January 30, 2018

Updated:The Indian Foreign Ministry has retracted its announcement regarding a new type of passport issued exclusively for those Non-Resident Indians who require an Emigration check before departing ... Read More

What to Expect from the New H-1B Bill of 2018?

Posted on January 29, 2018

The Immigration Innovation Act of 2018 that has been introduced to the Congress seems to be leaning in favor of the employed, immigrant population. The Bill is yet to be passed but is very much ... Read More

H1-B Visa Applications for 2019 Expected to be High Despite Restrictions

Posted on January 25, 2018

After the furor surrounding immigration and the subsequent whiplash to the H1B, non-immigrant work visas in year 2017, there were a lot of repercussions, especially towards how the visa holders were ... Read More

Major Changes to Foreign Worker Visa Program May Deport H1B Visa Holders

Posted on January 02, 2018

Going along with Trump’s “Buy American, Hire American” initiative, the latest development hints at denying extensions of H1-B visas while workers await a permanent residency card, or green card. Those ... Read More

New Rules May Disallow H4 Visa Holders To Work In The USA

Posted on December 16, 2017

Since 2015, the spouses of H-1B, or high-skilled, visa holders waiting for green cards have been eligible to work in the U.S. under a rule introduced by the Obama administration. These H4 visa holders ... Read More