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India's IT firms hire U.S. workers as they fight for visasAn Open Response to "H-1B Visas Take American Jobs" by Phyllis SchlaflyBSE Sensex declines on US visa woesNifty edges lower as IT sector hit by U.S. visa fearsNifty edges lower as IT sector hit by US visa fearsREFILE-Nifty edges lower as IT sector hit by US visa fearsSensex down 63 points on weak global cuesRinehart's migrant worker push faces rebellionRinehart's migrant worker push faces rebellionIndian shares fall; IT outsourcing hit by US visasNo hike in H-1B visa fee for next year: USInfosys, TCS drop on U.S. visa reportsInfosys, TCS drop on US visa reportsInfosys, TCS drop on US visa reportsIsraeli counterfeit US visa ring busted

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Atlassian Motors Through Europe to Recruit 15 Software Developers in 15 Days
MarketWatch (press release)March 1, 2012

The company will take care of arranging work VISAs for those hired as well as their partners, cover all relocation expenses, and offer a slew of additional perks. Starting today, Atlassian will begin pre-screening applicants for interview spots in each ...more »

Exodus: Irish flock to 'Working Abroad' job fair
The New York Irish EmgirantMarch 6, 2012

By Andrea Meek Organizers of a two-day Working Abroad Expo at the RDS in Dublin had to close their doors early on Sunday, such was the demand from the Irish public to meet recruiters from Australia and Canada. RTE reported that the turnout for the ...more »

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India's IT firms hire U.S. workers as they fight for visas
ITWorld CanadaMarch 29, 2012

India's IT firms have been lobbying US officials to improve access to work visas by telling them, in part, that they are hiring more American workers. India's effort to gain unfettered access to work visa faces increasing obstacles .more »

An Open Response to "H-1B Visas Take American Jobs" by Phyllis Schlafly
Texas GOP VoteMarch 29, 2012

The H-1B visa is a temporary non-immigrant work visa restricted to professionals within a specialty occupation who are being paid at least the prevailing wage for the position as established by the United States Department of Labor.more »

BSE Sensex declines on US visa woes
indiabloomsMarch 29, 2012

Mumbai, Mar 29 (IBNS): The BSE Sensex fell 0.37 percent on Thursday, as technology stocks dived after media reports said the United States had raised the cost of processing H-1B employment visas, in a move that could hurt India's flagship sector.more »

Nifty edges lower as IT sector hit by U.S. visa fears
Reuters IndiaMarch 29, 2012

By Abhishek Vishnoi | MUMBAI (Reuters) - Nifty fell for the third session in four, led by technology outsourcing stocks such as Infosys after local media reported the United States raised the cost of employment visas, sparking worries about the outlook ...more »

Nifty edges lower as IT sector hit by US visa fears
Reuters IndiaMarch 29, 2012

By Abhishek Vishnoi | MUMBAI (Reuters) - Nifty fell for the third session in four, led by technology outsourcing stocks such as Infosys after local media reported the United States raised the cost of employment visas, sparking worries about the outlook ...more »

REFILE-Nifty edges lower as IT sector hit by US visa fears
Reuters IndiaMarch 29, 2012

Among leading decliners, India's technology outsourcing companies fell on local media reports the United States had raised the cost of processing H-1B employment visas, which is widely used by domestic companies. The higher costs could hit profit ...more »

Sensex down 63 points on weak global cues
Hindu Business LineMarch 29, 2012

Local media in the United States reported that the cost of processing the employment visas for the country would be increased. Due to this, IT stocks took a hit during the day and were the biggest losers. “The markets were range-bound during the day.more »

Rinehart's migrant worker push faces rebellion
ABC OnlineMarch 29, 2012

With the current 457 visas, employers are required to pay migrants the same market rate as Australians. But Mr Noonan says large numbers of workers brought in on 457 visas to work at the Sino Iron project near Karratha have been underpaid.more »

Rinehart's migrant worker push faces rebellion
ABC OnlineMarch 29, 2012

With the current 457 visas, employers are required to pay migrants the same market rate as Australians. But Mr Noonan says large numbers of workers brought in on 457 visas to work at the Sino Iron project near Karratha have been underpaid.more »

Indian shares fall; IT outsourcing hit by US visas
Reuters IndiaMarch 29, 2012

| MUMBAI, March 29 (Reuters) - Indian shares provisionally fell 0.2 percent on Thursday, with technology stocks leading the losses after local media reported the United States had raised the cost of processing H-1B employment visas, which was seen as ...more »

No hike in H-1B visa fee for next year: US
FirstpostMarch 29, 2012

Washington: The US government has clarified that there will be no hike in fee for H-1B work visa for professionals next year. The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) had yesterday in a press release detailed application procedure for H-1B ...more »

Infosys, TCS drop on U.S. visa reports
Reuters IndiaMarch 29, 2012

REUTERS - India's technology outsourcing companies fell on Thursday on local media reports the United States had raised the cost of processing H-1B employment visas. The higher costs could hit profit margins at India's $100 billion technology and ...more »

Infosys, TCS drop on US visa reports
Reuters IndiaMarch 29, 2012

REUTERS - India's technology outsourcing companies fell on Thursday on local media reports the United States had raised the cost of processing H-1B employment visas. The higher costs could hit profit margins at India's $100 billion technology and ...more »

Infosys, TCS drop on US visa reports
Economic TimesMarch 29, 2012

Technology outsourcing companies fell on Thursday on local media reports the United States had raised the cost of processing H-1B employment visas. The higher costs could hit profit margins at India's $100 billion technology and business process ...more »

Israeli counterfeit US visa ring busted
eTurboNewsMarch 29, 2012

Police have arrested a group of con men they say arranged counterfeit tourist visas for dozens of Israeli youths currently in the United States illegally. Police believe the men were working for a company that publicized online commercials to help ...more »

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