The US has reached the cap of 65,000 for the fiscal year 2023. H-1B visa permits the companies in the US to recruit international workers for the positions that require technical expertise.
The technology companies in the US depend on the visa and hire thousands of employees each year. That is the reason the H-1B visa is very popular among the foreign workers.
The US has received 65,000 congressionally mandated H-1B cap for regular visas and 20,000 for master’s cap for FY23. This information was released by USCIS. USCIS has sent the non-selection notifications to the accounts of the registrants. USCIS said that the petitions that are exempted from the cap will be accepted and processed.
Petitions that have been filed for the current H-1B workers are exempted from the cap of FY23 if they have been counted against the cap and have the current cap number. USCIS will also process the petitions that have been filed for the following:
Extension of the amount of time that a current H-1B visa holder can stay in the US
There are many alternatives for the H-1B visa and they are described below in detail:
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There are many pathways which can help you to apply for Canada PR. The most popular pathways are Express Entry and Provincial Nominee Program. Express Entry is an online system to submit immigration applications. There are three streams under which applications can be submitted. These streams are:
Provincial Nominee Program is a pathway through which candidates can apply for Canada PR. Each province has its own program and the eligibility criteria are also different. Candidates have to choose a province and fulfill the eligibility criteria to apply for Canada PR.
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Australia PR is a permanent residence visa in Australia which will permit the immigrants to settle and work in Australia. A points-based immigration system is used to apply for Australia PR.
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