From October 2013 to December 2013, U.S. employers filed 78,871 labor condition applications for H-1B visa jobs: 1,858 were denied, 9,199 were withdrawn. During the same time, Department of Labor made decisions on 11,064 labor certifications for employment green card: 1,039 were denied, 949 were withdrawn. [More]
During fiscal year 2013, U.S. employers submitted 442,275 labor condition applications(LCA) for H-1B and 44,152 labor certifications(LC) for green card*. To help you pitch those employers who have sponsored foreign worker in 2013, we improved employer profiles to include phone numbers and emails of visa job contact persons. Click to see example profile and contact person list.
2014 Top 100 H1B Visa Sponsor
2014 Top H1B Visa Sponsors by Status: Certified, Denied... [More]
A Republican blueprint for immigration reform offers legalization for the nation's 11 million people who are in the country illegally, but no special pathway to citizenship, except in the cases of children brought to the country illegally by their parents, according to a draft of the plan obtained by Myvisajobs team. click here to the one page blueprint
Immigration reform advocates generally said they were pleased and expressed encouragement. [More]
By Bill at February 01, 2014 17:37
Immigration reform advocates expressed encouragement Thursday at the new set of principles on the issue put forward by House GOP leaders.
The principles suggested an openness to legalizing the millions of illegal immigrants currently in the country but did not embrace a new path to citizenship for them.
Pro-immigration reform groups generally said they were pleased but also expressed the need for action. [More]
In June 2013, the US Senate voted 68-32 to pass a historic immigration reform bill which will not only legalize 11 million undocumented, but also dramastically incease the number of H-1B visas and green cards for skilled foreign workers. However, the reform bill has been stuck in the House of Representatives since then. If no action is taken in coming months, we will still have only 85,000 cap-subject H-1B visa for next year. 1.The President: I'l... [More]
USCIS will start accepting cap-subject H-1B visa petitions on April 1, 2014. But how many H-1B visa will be available in 2014? Here is a quick summary:
Annual Cap: 65,000
Advanced Degree Exemption: 20,000for those who have obtained a master's or higher degree from U.S. universities.
Higher Education and Research Exemption: unlimitedfor those who will work at institutions of higher education or related or affiliated nonprofit entities, nonprofit research organizations or government... [More]
From October 2012 to September 2013, U.S. employers filed 442,275 labor condition applications for H-1B visa jobs: 12,170 were denied, 11,707 were withdrawn. During the same time, Department of Labor made decisions on 44,152 labor certifications for employment green card: 5,874 were denied, 3,075 were withdrawn. [More]
American economy added 203,000 jobs in November, and the unemployment rate declined from 7.3 percent to 7.0 percent. USCIS will start accepting cap-subject H-1B Visa petitions on April 1, 2014. Should you apply for jobs right now or wait until January? [More]
Last week, we discussed the qualification of H-1B visa worker. Even if you are qualified, you can not take any U.S. job and apply for H-1B Visa, because most jobs in U.S. do not meet the general requirements. All H-1B visa jobs must meet one of the following criteria to qualify as a specialty occupation: [More]
The H1B visa is a temporary worker visa in specialty occupations. To qualify for it, you must meet one of the following three education requirements: [More]