Politics, Plan and Policy
The H-1B programme issues US visas to skilled foreign workers. (Representational Image)
21 Jun 2019 12:35 PM

Trump Administration has no plans to place caps on H-1B work visas, said State Department spokeswoman.

The proposal is that any country that does data localisation, then it (H-1B visas) would be limited to about 15 per cent of the quota.
20 Jun 2019 11:21 AM

There is no current country-specific limit on the 85,000 H-1B work visas granted each year, and an estimated 70 pc go to Indians.

Veteran industrialist and Godrej Group Chairman Adi Godrej said the new government is expected to take steps to ensure that India's gross domestic product (GDP) growth improves.
23 May 2019 12:35 PM

Riding on a massive Narendra Modi wave sweeping through most parts of India, the BJP seems set to return to power

China on Monday hiked tariffs on a revised list of USD 60 billion worth of products imported from the US.
17 May 2019 2:46 PM

Chinese exports accounted about 18 per cent of the total US imports in 2018, representing 2.34 pc of the US GDP.

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) futures were at USD 61.58 per barrel, down 9 cents, or 0.2 per cent. (Photo: Twitter)
13 May 2019 9:22 AM

Brent crude futures were at USD 70.73 a barrel, up 11 cents, or 0.2 per cent, from their last close.

Trump’s move would subject about dollar 300 billion worth of Chinese imports to punitive tariffs, US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said in a statement. (Photo: File)
11 May 2019 3:42 PM

Liu voiced a measured optimism on reaching a deal, but said there were “issues of principle” on which China would not back down.

US president Donald Trump    (Photo: File)
11 May 2019 3:41 PM

The value of products subject to new round of tariffs is approximately dollar 300 billion.