Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Infosys to hire 10,000 Americans after Trump visa crackdown

Financial Times ^ | May 1, 2017 | Richard Waters in San Francisco 

Infosys, the Indian IT services company that stands to be one of the biggest losers from a US visa crackdown, plans to hire 10,000 Americans in the next two years, according to the company’s chief executive.

News of the hiring spree, due to be announced on Tuesday, is likely to be seen as a win for the White House as it tries to push companies into creating more US jobs. The administration announced a review of the H-1B visa programme a fortnight ago, aimed at stemming the flow of low-cost workers brought in by companies such as Infosys....
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