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Can the Indian IT sector overcome the H-1B hurdles?

2018-05-30T10:08:33+00:00October 27th, 2017|2017/2018, October 2017, THE AMERICAS, Year|

A US-based academic analyses how the Indian IT industry is coping with an intensifying squeeze on HI-B visas. In recent months, the US government has been exerting pressure to curb the H-1B visa programme for companies that rely on them and is stressing the importance behind its Hire America policies. The H-1B programme has come under severe scrutiny, much to the concern of its biggest benefactors: Indian tech companies. Indian firms, however, are trying to adapt. One of the leading [...]