Author: Dilip Nooney

Tough Situation for H1B visa for Indians

Indian tech stocks tanked on news of new United States legislation that seeks to double the minimum salary of H-1B visa holders, making  it difficult for the firms to replace the  American employees with the  Indian software professionals.   TCS, , Infosys, Wipro, Tech Mahindra  the big four Indian IT firms, and each lost between […]

Health Insurance – Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)

  In Australia all student visa holders must hold Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) . OSHC is important for the students as it allow to access affordable health care. The Department makes sure that students should have OSHC for the  period which they like to stay before Department granting a visa. This means that the […]

Jobs that are paid hike in 2017

According to the Report IT professionals, system engineers, corporate governance and data analysts     will be among the one getting the highest salary increases this year Increase of 45 percent was seen by News Limited  and reports that a Robert Walters survey of  workers (1800) and hiring managers ( 950)  has found salaries of  IT professionals […]

Migrants were cheated by Scammers impersonating the immigration department out of $150,000

.In regards to the SCAM The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission received 300 reports from March and warned people to hang up phone calls. “The scammers target temporary visa holders  &  migrants, claiming that there are problems with their immigration visa status or paperwork and they need to pay a fees to solve the problem and […]

Scholarship for Outstanding Students from India

On 30th November 2016, Sydney based Macquarie University, announced  scholarships worth more than 1.8$ million  for Undergraduates Students and Indian Women The University has also signed up in India for student exchange agreements  supported by $200,000 of funding and valued at more than $1.8 million which are for Outstanding Students for India These new scholarships […]

Affects on Families of 457 Visa Holders

South Australia state government has proposed a public education contribution fee for 457 visa holders and this would probably affect the families who are in South Australia on 457 Visa as the Indian Families settled in South Australia are the second largest after china who migrate Australia on 457 Visa States and Territories and manage […]

Australian Government committed to reduces the stay period of 457 visa holders

The Australian government has announced that, it is reducing the stay period of 457 visa holders can remain in Australia after their job ends from 90 days to 60 days. Foreign workers in Australia on a 457 visa will only be able to stay in Australia for 60 days after their employment ends instead of […]

updates on immigration instructions

Upcoming updates to immigration instructions On 5 December 2016, the following Appendix 3 – List of Qualifications Exempt from Assessment country lists will be updated: Argentina Austria Belgium Czech Republic Denmark Hungary India Israel Japan Malaysia Netherlands Poland Romania Singapore South Pacific Sweden Switzerland Taiwan If you claimed points for a recognised qualification on one […]

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