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Uncertain future for tech worker visas under Trump

Proposed attorney-general Jeff Sessions has long sought to curtail foreign skilled worker programme

Mr Sessions (left) introduced legislation last year aiming to make the tech visas less available to big outsourcing firms such as Infosys, but Mr Trump sent mixed signals on the visas on the campaign trail.

San Francisco

THE main US visa programme for technology workers could face renewed scrutiny under President-elect Donald Trump and his proposed attorney-general, Senator Jeff Sessions, a long-time critic of the skilled-worker programme.

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