Washington [USA], Jan 11(ANI): United States President Donald Trump on Friday introduced potential modifications within the H1-B visas, together with the supply of a ‘path to citizenship’ for extremely proficient and expert visa holders.
“H1-B holders in the USA can relaxation assured that modifications are quickly coming which is able to carry each simplicity and certainty to your keep, together with a possible path to citizenship. We wish to encourage proficient and extremely expert folks to pursue profession choices within the U.S,” he tweeted.
H-1B is taken into account essentially the most sought-after work visa amongst highly-skilled Indian professionals. It’s a non-immigrant visa that enables US corporations to make use of overseas staff in speciality occupations that require theoretical or technical experience.
Nevertheless, the visa doesn’t present any everlasting path to citizenship for immigrant staff coming to the US.
The announcement of a revision in H1-B visa guidelines comes at a time when the US authorities has reached the 21st day of shutdown on Friday, with no resolution of reopening the federal government within the close to future. (ANI)