USA Huge percentages the working populous in the USA are Ind

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    Huge percentages the working populous in the USA are Indians. This is not surprising as USA spells professionalism, security and opportunity. Despite its prosperous economy and almost nil unemployment rate, the US faces is falling short of qualified professionals to meet the demands of its ever-expanding high tech industry. The workforce admitted into the US comprises of those who are specialized in any professional discipline or those who have a substantial and good job experience. Currently the trend is to recruit more manpower from the Indian sub-continent, as it is abundant in skilled professionals and cheap manpower. Depending upon the type of visa issued a person can either remain or travel continuously in the US.

    One can expect a high degree of professionalism in the work scenario in the US. In order to work in the US one must obtain a Labour Certification stating:

    There are no qualified workers in the US able and willing to work.

    Working conditions and remuneration of similarly employed US workers will not be adversely affected by the applicant's employment.

    Employment for Students
    Normally students are permitted to work in an on-campus job for a maximum of 20 hours per week when the school is in session. During vacation the student can take up full time employment on campus. For a student to work on campus no special work permission is required to be obtained by the INS. However, for any kind of employment outside the campus INS permission needs to be sought.

    United States of America (USA): The Land of Opportunity
    Today, millions of people throughout the world, especially youth dream to make their living in this land of opportunity-"The world's greatest economic power"

    The USA has transformed itself from a pioneer colonial economy into an exporter of industrial goods. The US has entered its 3rd century of independence as the world's richest and most powerful nation. The sheer magnitude of this country embraces almost every kind of climate and terrain that the planet has to offer.

    Known as the most communicative people on the earth, the Americans are brilliant in the application of techniques for mastering-the land, sea, water and machines. The USA is always a nation of gifted thinkers and inventors who have achieved technical triumphs of the millennium.

    Information Highlights
    Capital Washington D.C.
    Government Federal Republic
    Head of Government President
    Area(approx) 37,17,796 sq. miles
    Currency US $=100 cents
    Religion Christianity, Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, Jewish
    Languages English
    Climate Mainly temperate, variations include sub-tropical in the South to Mediterranean type in California to hot summers and cold winter in the North.

    US Embassy in India Embassy of the United States of America
    New Delhi-110021
    Tel: 91-11-4198000
    Fax: 91-11-4190017
    Indian Embassy in US Embassy of India
    Consular Wing
    2536 Massachusetts Avenue,
    NW Washington, DC 20008
    Tel: (202) 939-9806/7000/7029/7031
    Fax: (202) 797-4693

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