Why H-1B visa restrictions are no big deal for Indian IT
COVID-19 is transforming the way IT services are delivered. This can cap the travel requirement and the need for more work visas for Indian IT
October 09, 2020 / 09:05 AM IST
The tightening of the H-1B visa programme by the US may restrict the entry of foreign workers and raise the cost of doing business for Indian IT. But the new rules are unlikely to impact Indian IT in a major way.
In fact technological innovation combined with the need for cost effective solutions is fostering remote delivery of services. Infosys Ltd, for example, managed to grow its offshore revenues at a faster pace than its onsite revenues in the last...