visa fee

Will look into concerns on visa fee: US assures India

The US Tuesday assured that it will look into concerns related to visa fee hike after India sought "just and non-discriminatory" solution to the issue as well as on the social security pact.

Aug 30, 2016, 23:03 PM IST
Visa fee hike: Find 'just and non-discriminatory' solution, India tells US

Visa fee hike: Find 'just and non-discriminatory' solution, India tells US

Raising concerns over hike in visa fee for professionals, India Tuesday asked the US to find a "just and non-discriminatory" solution to the issue to avoid any adverse effect on the bilateral trade ties.

Aug 30, 2016, 17:45 PM IST

High visa fee, other issues raised with United States: Govt

India on Wednesday raised its concerns with the US authorities over high visa fees and discriminatory social security benefits to Indian professionals working in America.

Sep 17, 2014, 22:08 PM IST

Britain considers dramatic visa fee hike; could hit India

The UK plans to significantly increase visa fees to plug a 50 million pound gap in its budget, a move that can hit Prime Minister David Cameron's efforts to boost student and business visits from countries like India.

Feb 24, 2014, 22:47 PM IST

UK visa bond: Legitimate travellers need not worry

Noting that Britain's new controversial 3,000 pounds VISA bond scheme is proposed for visitors from certain "high risk" countries, including India, a senior British diplomat on Wednesday said legitimate travellers need not worry.

Aug 07, 2013, 23:00 PM IST

Govt has conveyed concern to US on hike in visa fees: Krishna

Government Thursday said it has conveyed to US its concerns over hike in fees of 'H1B' and 'L' visas and the adverse impact it is likely to cause on travel plans of Indian companies.

Dec 01, 2011, 18:16 PM IST

Lanka slashes visa fee for Indian tourists

Sri Lanka has slashed the visa fee
it planned to charge from tourists from India and other SAARC
countries to USD 10.

Nov 13, 2011, 15:10 PM IST

India wants Lanka visa fee reduced

The Indian concerns assume significance as it has now
replaced Britain as Sri Lanka`s top inbound travel market.

Oct 23, 2011, 15:46 PM IST

India not singled out in visa fee hike: US

The US Saturday sought to assuage the IT industry here, saying India had not been singled out on the issue of rise in visa fee, a move that raised the heckles of technology firms.

Nov 06, 2010, 18:48 PM IST

Trying to understand impact of increase in visa fee: US

The United States is in
discussion with India trying to understand the potential
impact of the increase in fee of categories of H-1B and L1
visas on Indian companies.

Aug 31, 2010, 13:51 PM IST

US Cong sends border protection bill raising visa fee to Obama

Ignoring the concerns raised
by Indian government and IT firms, the US Congress on Thursday sent
a controversial border protection bill to President Barack
Obama, which would steeply hike the H-1B and L-1 visa fees.

Aug 12, 2010, 23:24 PM IST