TCS is Among Top 10 Firms to Get Foreign Labor Certification for H-1B Visas
The only IT Firm who got foreign labour certification for the H-1B visas for the fiscal year 2018 is TCS. This was being confirmed by the US Department of Labour. The H-1B visas are the most sought-after among Indian IT professionals.
H- 1B visa programme allows employers to temporarily employ foreign workers in the US on a non-immigrant basis in specialty occupations or as fashion models of distinguished merit and ability. London-headquartered Ernst and Young, a multinational professional services firm, has emerged as the top employer to have received the certification.
However, Ernst and Young with 151,164 H-1B specialist occupation labour certifications accounted for the 12.4 per cent of all foreign labour certification for the H-1B work visas for the fiscal year 2018 ending on September 30, according to the latest annual report released by the Department of Labour early this month. Ernest and Young is followed by Deloitte Consulting which received 69,869 H-1B specialty occupations labour conditions programme.