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US needs comprehensive reform of H-1B system: NYT

US needs comprehensive reform of H-1B system: NYT

Infosys' plan to hire 10,000 Americans is "less of a cause" for celebration than it appears as the need of the hour is a comprehensive H-1B reform than the pledge by the Indian technology giant to create jobs in the US, a leading American daily has said.

May 07, 2017, 14:17 PM IST
Infosys move to hire Americans act of appeasement: Head Hunters

Infosys move to hire Americans act of appeasement: Head Hunters

Infosys had on May 3 announced it will hire 10,000 Americans in the next two years and open four new centres in the US as part of efforts to mitigate the impact of H1-B visa curbs.

May 05, 2017, 14:23 PM IST
White House welcomes Infosys decision to hire 10,000 Americans

White House welcomes Infosys decision to hire 10,000 Americans

Infosys yesterday announced it will hire 10,000 Americans in the next two years and open four new centres in the US as part of efforts to mitigate the impact of H1-B visa curbs.

May 03, 2017, 16:13 PM IST
H-1B effect: Infosys to hire 10,000 American workers

H-1B effect: Infosys to hire 10,000 American workers

Indian IT major Infosys will hire about 10,000 locals in the US over the next two years and set up four technology and innovation hubs there, as part of its efforts to tide over visa-related issues.

May 02, 2017, 10:52 AM IST

'Laying off of US workers for H1B holders needs to be probed'

Amid reports that entertainment giant Walt Disney has laid off American employees and replaced them with Indians holding H1-B visas, US Homeland Security Secretary Jeb Johnson has told lawmakers that any such allegations are very troubling and should be investigated.

Jul 15, 2015, 12:51 PM IST

McDonald's raising average worker wage to about $10 an hour

McDonald`s, which announced the increases on Wednesday, has been fighting weak traffic and slumping sales in the United States.

Apr 02, 2015, 08:52 AM IST

70% Americans unhappy at work

A vast majority of US workers - 70 percent - do not feel engaged or inspired by their jobs, which is costing the country between USD 450-550 billion per year, a new has found.

Jun 25, 2013, 14:58 PM IST