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Some H-1B spouses to be allowed to work in the US - #NonImmigrantVisa

A press release issued by America’s Department of Homeland Security (DHS) last week reveals that some spouses of H-1B visa holders may be allowed to work in the country for the first time. 253 more words


May 2014 Visa Bulletin: Inching Forward

The May 2014 visa bulletin has been released and in many of the categories there has been little to no movement.  So, without further ado, lets run through the dates: 160 more words


New Canadian immigration system to be called ‘Express Entry’

Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander yesterday announced that Canada’s upcoming active recruitment model for economic immigration will officially be called ‘Express Entry.’

Set to launch in January 2015, Express Entry will allow for greater flexibility and better responsiveness to deal with regional labour shortages, and help fill open jobs for which there are no available Canadian workers. 298 more words


Non-immigrant visa in the United States visa cap reached

As had been widely expected, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has already received a sufficient number of H-1B petitions to reach the statutory cap for fiscal year 2015.  251 more words


Teenage Girl Granted Stay In The Country

A teenage girl who spent six months in an immigration detention center finally gets her wish to live in the United States. According to this article she had tried to live with her uncle but had been captured in Texas by border officials. 74 more words


Immigration Activists Protest

Activists and leaders of immigration defense marched to Arizona- where the Eloy detention Center exists- to demand an end to deportations. This group is demanding that prisoners being held at Elhoy have their cases reviewed in hopes of release. 69 more words


Canadian integration programme receives additional investment

A programme which aims to provide newcomers to Canada with the tools they need to contribute fully to the Canadian economy and labour market, has been awarded an additional investment of CDN$1.9 million over the next six months. 223 more words