The Biden administration freezes restrictions on business immigration

The Trump Administration’s view on business immigration Reducing immigration was always one of the goals of the Trump administration, both legal and illegal. Former President Trump states that mass immigration can become an unnecessary burden on the economic system, taxpayers and the federal government. Adding to that, in his opinion, immigrants, especially those covered by…

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DHS confirms changes to the H-1B visa selection process

The Trump administration’s strategy to reduce business immigration The sudden arrival of the global Coronavirus pandemic allowed the Trump administration to substantially restrict business immigration, stating that American workers should be the priority in times of crisis. Adding to that, the Trump administration has used other arguments such as: Foreign workers diminish job opportunities for…

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Foreign workers are also on the front line in the battle against COVID-19

Misconceptions about immigration Immigration has always been quite a controversial topic in the US. Opinions regarding the immigration system are varied and usually change depending on the political opinion of citizens, as well as the position of the country’s administration. Speaking specifically about the current administration of the US, President Trump, along with his cabinet,…

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The Trump administration extends restrictions on employment-based visas

Pandemic allowed the Trump administration to restrict business immigration The Coronavirus outbreak in the US was massive and the number of people infected and deaths grew exponentially in a relatively short period of time compared to other countries. In fact, the US is still the main epicenter of the global pandemic, after more than nine…

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The Trump administration evaluates the possibility of extending restrictions on work visas

The health crisis caused by the global Coronavirus pandemic The world is going through a sanitary emergency unprecedented in the recent history of mankind. The arrival of the global Coronavirus pandemic and its massive outbreak was sudden, took us by surprise and forced governments to adopt emergency measures to mitigate the impact of the health…

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H-1B visa holders look forward to beneficial changes with Biden-Harris

Local companies and highly skilled foreign workers The US’ immigration system is quite extensive and has multiple branches for foreigners to choose the option that best suit their needs. For instance, business immigration is one of the most used by local companies and foreign workers. Local companies, through different visa programs, have the possibility to…

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Tech and science communities contradict the Trump administration

The impact of Trump’s policies on business immigration The current president of the US, Donald Trump, and his team, have never supported immigration, both illegal and legal. In fact, rather the opposite, his administration has tried to reduce immigration alternatives, hinder and restrict humanitarian processes such as political asylum, increase surveillance at the borders, build…

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The incoming administration opens a door to science and immigration

The scientific community greatly supports business immigration Under the premise of protecting the economy and American workers, the current administration of the US has used all the tools at its disposal to reduce immigration, not only illegal, but also to substantially restrict legal processes, including business immigration. In the opinion of President Donald Trump and…

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FinTech companies expect change with the Biden administration

Trump’s restrictions on business immigration The immigration sector has been a fundamental pillar for the current administration of the US. President Trump, along with his cabinet, has always tried to reduce the number of foreigners entering the country, arguing that mass immigration can be detrimental to the economy, American workers and the healthcare system. Initially,…

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Court of Appeals states that computer programmers are now eligible for H-1B visas

The H-1B visa program Hundreds of American or US-based companies greatly benefit from foreign workforce through different programs offered by the local immigration system. Business immigration is quite important to the economic growth and development of local companies, which hire highly skilled foreign workers, farmers, or inexperienced workers when there are not enough trained or…

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