H-1B visa renewal process will get tougher


This week, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services advised its officers to “apply the same level of scrutiny” to extension requests for the H-1B visa, among other sought after visas.
In other words, officers are instructed to review requests for renewal as thoroughly as they would initial visa applications.

Source: http://money.cnn.com/2017/10/25/technology/business/h1b-visa-renewal-uscis/index.html