US tightens temporary worker visa rules : Trump

The US government has announced it's going to tighten the requirements for the famous H-1B visa. These visas are widely utilized by tech companies and visa recipients are in the main Indian and Chinese. The transient visas are meant to allow US corporations to use foreign people to fill skills gaps.

But the Trump management says the visa has been abused, regularly at the rate of American employees.

Up to 85,000 people are granted an H-1B visa every yr, and approximately 500,000 humans are currently living in the US beneath the visa programme.

According to US Department of Labor statistics, extra than two-thirds of H-1B visa holders come from India, and more than 10% come from China.