Trump administration has no plans to cap H-1B work visa program: US

Business-Standard | June 21, 2019

Trump administration has no plans to cap H-1B work visa program: US
The Trump administration has no plans to cap H-1B work visas for nations that force foreign companies to store data locally, the State Department said on Thursday. Reuters reported on Wednesday that the United States had told India it was considering restricting the H-1B visa programs for countries with the data storage requirement. The H-1B program issues U.S. visas to skilled foreign workers.

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Two and a half years ago, the Federal Reserve issued a call to action in the Strategies for Improving the U.S. Payment System (Strategies) paper, asking stakeholders to come together in pursuit of a better payment system for the future.The call was answered, with hundreds of organizations and individuals collaborating to support progress on achieving the five desired outcomes shared by the Federal Reserve and industry for speed, security, efficiency, international payments and collaboration outlined in the paper. These desired outcomes continue to reflect the shared vision of the Federal Reserve and a broad spectrum of payment system stakeholders in the United States. The Federal Reserve recognizes the tremendous contributions of leadership, time, and effort to date, and seeks continued stakeholder commitment to the desired outcomes that remain the guiding framework for U.S. payment system improvements.

Spotlight

Two and a half years ago, the Federal Reserve issued a call to action in the Strategies for Improving the U.S. Payment System (Strategies) paper, asking stakeholders to come together in pursuit of a better payment system for the future.The call was answered, with hundreds of organizations and individuals collaborating to support progress on achieving the five desired outcomes shared by the Federal Reserve and industry for speed, security, efficiency, international payments and collaboration outlined in the paper. These desired outcomes continue to reflect the shared vision of the Federal Reserve and a broad spectrum of payment system stakeholders in the United States. The Federal Reserve recognizes the tremendous contributions of leadership, time, and effort to date, and seeks continued stakeholder commitment to the desired outcomes that remain the guiding framework for U.S. payment system improvements.

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