New H1-B Visa Rules Favoring Advanced Degree Holders To Affect Information Technology Companies In The U.S.

A recent notification by U.S Citizen and Immigration Services (USCIS) specifying changes to the selection procedure for H1-B cap-subject has received a severe backlash from all across the globe. The proposed rules reversed the order in which H1-B beneficiaries are selected. According to the advanced notification, the new rules governing …

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Dieselgate Scam: NGT Slaps Volkswagen With Rs 1 Bn For Flouting Emission Norms

NEW DELHI: Nearly four years after the Volkswagen’s emission-cheating scam came to the fore, a bench headed by National Green Tribunal (NGT) Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel has asked the German car-making company’s India unit to deposit 1 billion rupees with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) for not complying …

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RBI Issues Dissent Note, Opposes Idea Of Constituting Independent Payments Regulator

Reserve Bank of India has issued a dissent notice on the Inter-Ministerial Committee for finalization of Amendments to the Payment and Settlement System (PSS) Act, 2007. In the dissent notice, it critically opposed the idea of constituting an independent body for regulating payments. The Committee was formed by the Government under the …

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Msme (Ministry Of Micro, Small And Medium Enterprises) Sector In India

The MSME sector in India, consisting of 36 million units, provides employment to over 80 million persons. The sector through more than 6,000 products, contributes about 8% to GDP, besides 45% of the total manufacturing output and 40% to the exports from the country. Due to the remarkable contribution of …

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General Data Protection Regulation

On 25th May 2018, The EU, after 2 years of its adoption, enforced the General Data Protection Regulation, which created waves globally with respect to Personal Data Protection. The GDPR, while replacing the Data Protection Regime governing the EU (Data Protection Directive), aims at harmonizing rules across 28–nation EU block. The …

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