US President Donald Trump’s H-1B visa freeze affects the hiring of skilled workers, the tech firms say. Photo: AFP US President Donald Trump’s H-1B visa freeze affects the hiring of skilled workers, the tech firms say. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump’s H-1B visa freeze affects the hiring of skilled workers, the tech firms say. Photo: AFP

US could lose talent to Canada, China, India, say tech giants in legal challenge to Trump’s visa freezes

  • Among those affected by the temporary ban are skilled foreign workers entering on H-1B visas, a visa type used by tech firms
  • The tech giants argue Trump’s proclamation could severely impact US businesses and is based on a ‘false assumption’ that it will protect US workers

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US President Donald Trump’s H-1B visa freeze affects the hiring of skilled workers, the tech firms say. Photo: AFP US President Donald Trump’s H-1B visa freeze affects the hiring of skilled workers, the tech firms say. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump’s H-1B visa freeze affects the hiring of skilled workers, the tech firms say. Photo: AFP
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