immigration

Microsoft To Change Hiring Policy After DoJ Finds Immigrant Discrimination

Software giant Microsoft promises changes after US Department of Justice (DoJ) censures it for over zealous data demands for immigrants

1 month ago

DoJ Sues Facebook Over Immigrant Hiring

Trump's parting shot? US Department Of Justice after two year investigation, files lawsuit against Facebook over hiring practices

1 year ago

Home Office Launches ‘Start-Up’ Visa Programme

The move aims to attract more entrepreneurs, following criticism of immigration restrictions from the UK's tech industry

4 years ago

Trump To Rescind Obama-Era Visa Programme For Entrepreneurs

The Obama-era 'startup visa' is set to be scrapped, in a move criticised by US high-tech businesses and investors

5 years ago

Brexit: 70 Percent Of Tech Workers Consider Leaving UK

Uncertainty over the EU referendum result has halved the number of foreign workers looking for jobs in the UK, finds…

5 years ago

US Orders Social Media Checks For Some Visa Applicants

Embassies are ordered to carry out social media reviews for anyone who has been present in IS-controlled territories, with much…

5 years ago

Tech Firms Face Uncertainty As US Suspends Premium Processing For H-1B Visas

The suspension could significantly impact tech companies who rely heavily on foreign skilled workers

5 years ago

Apple, Google, and Microsoft Back Legal Challenge Against Trump Immigration Order

A cohort of tech firms said the order causes economic damage to the US

5 years ago

Dropbox Execs Slam Trump For ‘Un-American’ Immigrant Orders

Dropbox CEO and CTO condemn Trump for immigration orders and call for support

5 years ago

US Tech Firms Criticise Trump Immigration Ban

Silicon Valley firms acknowledged immigration curbs could affect their ability to do business

5 years ago

IT Immigration Cap Exemption Gets Mixed Reception

The Home Secretary's exemption of intra-company transfers from the immigration cap is proving to be controversial

11 years ago