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Business

People are using crypto credit/debit cards to make daily purchases

Visa, the company that focuses on providing digital payment technology and has presence in over 200 nations, announced its partnership with over 50 crypto-platforms to provide people with crypto linked visa cards all across the world. More than 1/4th of the firms that are involved in Visa’s Fintech Fast Track program have been working very […]

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Insane World

70-year-old denied US visa after he accidentally checked terrorist option on the form

The United States online visa application system Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) has one strange question: “Do you seek to engage in or have you ever engaged in terrorist activities, espionage, sabotage, or genocide?” A 70-year-old from Scotland ticked this option yes. John Stevenson was applying for a US ESTA to go with his […]

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World

Trump administration softens stance on H-1B visa ban

Weeks after Trump administration signed off on the suspension of non-immigrant visas such as H-1B for whole of 2020, the United States State Department has now made some exceptions. H-1B and L-1 visa holders, who are returning to the same jobs they had prior to the proclamation of the visa ban, will be allowed to […]