Daily Archives: 19/04/2017

Trump takes first step toward H-1B reform

Trump takes first step toward H-1B reform President Trump has set the wheels in motion for H-1B visa reform. On Tuesday, Trump signed an executive order that directed federal agencies to implement a “Buy American, Hire American” strategy. The order … Continue reading

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Australia Abolishes 457 Visa Programme Used Largely By Indians

Australia Abolishes 457 Visa Programme Used Largely By Indians In an unexpected announcement, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull today said the government will replace its popular 457 visa that brings temporary foreign workers to the country with a new version … Continue reading

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Changes to better manage immigration

Changes to better manage immigration Two remuneration thresholds are being introduced for applicants applying for residence under the Skilled Migrant Category (SMC). One will be set at the New Zealand median income of $48,859 a year for jobs that are … Continue reading

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