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Britain's tied visa rules fuel abuse of live-in maids, nanniesH4 WORK PERMITS HALTED: LAWSUIT FILED BY SAVE JOBS USAAdd $325 million to price for Gallery makeoverAdd $325 million to price for Gallery makeoverUSCIS Accepts Employment Authorization for Certain H-4 Dependent Spouses ...Nebraska man works to make midwest home for afghani interpretersHow US Court Ruling on Immigration Reforms Affects H1-B HoldersOne in five migrant workers on 457 visas could be underpaid or incorrectly ...Haitian Migrants Fill Shelters In Brazil's Border TownsWould-be citizens can find citizenship exam prep materials on the US ...H-4 Visa Holders Can Now Apply For Employment In The United StatesTeflon Tony Rodham, the Clintons' Shady IdTony Rodham, the Ultimate Crony CapitalistBritain's tied-visa rules fuel abuse of maids, nanniesBritain's tied-visa rules fuel abuse of maids, nannies

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Building a bigger talent pool: Brian Carley finds new 'sweet spot' for 175 ...
WCPOMay 3, 2015

Carley estimates there are 700 interns working for Cincinnati companies at any given time and 6,000 people in the region because of the federal H1B program, which provides temporary visas to workers in technology and other high-demand labor segments.more »

An Immigration Policy For Hard-Working Americans
Breitbart NewsMay 6, 2015

This has an impact on our economy and American workers who are competing with a million new immigrants each year for jobs. To accomplish this, we must first start with eliminating chain migration (the immigration of adult relatives) and the diversity ...more »

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Britain's tied visa rules fuel abuse of live-in maids, nannies
Gazette HeraldMay 30, 2015

A spokesman for the Home Office stated the abuse of any abroad home employee was unacceptable, including that Britain's anti-slavery regulation included “protections” for staff who had been discovered to be trafficked resembling depart to stay for six ...more »

H4 WORK PERMITS HALTED: LAWSUIT FILED BY SAVE JOBS USA
The Indian PanoramaMay 30, 2015

WASHINGTON (TIP): The lawsuit, co-led by the Immigration Reform Law Institute, centers not on the H-1B “high-tech” employment visa, but on the related H-4 visa that applies to the spouses of H-1B holders. A Department of Homeland Security rule ...more »

Add $325 million to price for Gallery makeover
Philly.comMay 29, 2015

Of that amount, $100 million will be borrowed through the federal EB-5 program, which offers U.S. visas to overseas citizens who invest in big, job-creating projects here. Separately from the development costs, Philadelphia would commit $175.2 million ...more »

Add $325 million to price for Gallery makeover
Philly.comMay 29, 2015

Of that amount, $100 million will be borrowed through the federal EB-5 program, which offers U.S. visas to overseas citizens who invest in big, job-creating projects here. Separately from the development costs, Philadelphia would commit $175.2 million ...more »

USCIS Accepts Employment Authorization for Certain H-4 Dependent Spouses ...
US Migration ExpertMay 29, 2015

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has published updated information to help eligible H-4 dependent spouses wishing to apply for employment authorization under the Employment Authorization for Certain H-4 Dependent Spouses final ...more »

Nebraska man works to make midwest home for afghani interpreters
NET WebsiteMay 29, 2015

During David Lemoine's time in Afghanistan, he worked alongside several Afghan Interpreters. He now works to help them secure visas to the United States and housing and work in Nebraska. He's pictured above with an interpreter he refers to as "Fred ...more »

How US Court Ruling on Immigration Reforms Affects H1-B Holders
Wall Street Journal (blog)May 29, 2015

Does this week's federal court ruling upholding a stay on some of President Barack Obama's immigration reform plans affect changes for those on high-skilled worker visas in the United States? The short answer is no. The court's decision stops the Obama ...more »

One in five migrant workers on 457 visas could be underpaid or incorrectly ...
Sydney Morning HeraldMay 29, 2015

One in five migrant workers in Australia on 457 visas could be underpaid or employed in jobs they should not be doing, workplace audits show. Nationwide monitoring by the Fair Work Ombudsman has uncovered suspected exploitation in the cases of 20 per ...more »

Haitian Migrants Fill Shelters In Brazil's Border Towns
International Business TimesMay 28, 2015

In the northwest state of Acre, migrants arrive by the busload every day with hopes of finding permanent homes and stable jobs in the country. The main shelter in Acre, with a capacity of 200, is currently housing around 1,000 migrants, according to ...more »

Would-be citizens can find citizenship exam prep materials on the US ...
New York Daily NewsMay 28, 2015

H-1B visas subject to the cap are currently unavailable. The next opportunity to apply for those visas won't come until next April for employment to begin in October 2016. If your brother finds a cap-exempt sponsor, he could be here working in a month ...more »

H-4 Visa Holders Can Now Apply For Employment In The United States
Yibada (English Edition)May 28, 2015

The spouses of non-immigrant workers who are current H-1B visa holders will now be given a chance to apply and work in the country. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has already started accepting applications for H-4 visas on Tuesday, NDTV ...more »

Teflon Tony Rodham, the Clintons' Shady Id
National Review OnlineMay 28, 2015

“I hound my brother-in-law, because it's his fund that we're going to get our money from,” Rodham explained, promising a $1 million check once the Haitian-government paved the way, enough both to cover the outstanding legal fees and take his family to ...more »

Tony Rodham, the Ultimate Crony Capitalist
National Review OnlineMay 28, 2015

“I hound my brother-in-law, because it's his fund that we're going to get our money from,” Rodham explained, promising a $1 million check once the Haitian-government paved the way, enough both to cover the outstanding legal fees and take his family to ...more »

Britain's tied-visa rules fuel abuse of maids, nannies
Bangkok PostMay 28, 2015

Between 15,000 and 16,000 of them are brought to Britain every year - often to work as live-in cleaners, cooks, nannies, chauffeurs and gardeners for the wealthy. A further 200 are given visas each year to work in diplomatic households, according to ...more »

Britain's tied-visa rules fuel abuse of maids, nannies
Bangkok PostMay 28, 2015

Between 15,000 and 16,000 of them are brought to Britain every year - often to work as live-in cleaners, cooks, nannies, chauffeurs and gardeners for the wealthy. A further 200 are given visas each year to work in diplomatic households, according to ...more »

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