Presidential executive order has been passed by Trump, according to which starting June 24, until the end of the year, the US has suspended all the work visas, until the end of 2020.
Donald Trump, amidst the already disturbed conditions in the US, has now signed an executive order suspending all the employment visas until the end of 2020.
These visas also constitute of the very famous H-1B visa, which are used by multitudes of Indian citizens, each year.
Which Visas Will Be Banned?
H-4 visa: employment visa for spouses of H-1B holders,
L visa: outsourcing employees of multinational companies to US offices,
J-1 visa: education and cultural exchanges, and
H-2B visa: for temporary workers in non-agricultural industries
This order, just like the last presidential proclamation, is not set to harm any work visa holder already in the US. It also provides for exemptions for health-care workers as well as those who work in the food supply chain.
Why H1B Has Been Banned?
The executive order passed is officially titled as, “Proclamation Suspending Entry of Aliens Who Present a Risk to the US Labor Market Following……..Read More>>