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457 visa changes slammed by Australian business leaders and former WTO chief

23:00 19/07/2017
Australian business leaders, along with a former chief of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), have launched a scathing attack on the Turnbull government over 457 visa changes. Business leaders and...

Threats to curb US L1 visas and H1B visas brushed off by Indian IT firms

11:19 10/03/2017
Threats made by senator Jeff Sessions – now the Attorney General appointed by Donald Trump now US President – have been brushed off by Indian IT firms. India’s tech industry says they’ve ‘arrived at...

H-1B and L-1 Visa Fee Row Won't be Discussed During Modi's US Visit

11:32 30/05/2016
The row between India and the US over H-1B and L-1 visa fee increases is unlikely to be discussed when Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, visits the US in June. Modi is due in Washington on a...

US consultation with India in April over H-1B and L-1 visa fee hikes

14:30 22/03/2016
The US will hold a consultation with India in April over the recent H-1B and L-1 visa fee increases mainly affecting Indian owned companies in the US, according to reports in the Indian media. The US...

US H-1B and L-1 visa doubling of visa fees controversial

14:47 13/01/2016
The much reported visa fee increases for both the H-1B visa (from $2,000 to $4,000) and the L-1 visa (from $2,250 to $4,500) have unsurprisingly caused some ripples between Indian and US official...

US tells India they are the "greatest beneficiaries" of H-1B and L-1 visa

15:59 14/05/2012
Following India's announcement to lodge a complaint about the US at the World Trade Organisation over the increase in US visa fees, the US assured India that it continued to fully support the...

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