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Please understand, US has a talent shortage: Infosys, Cognizant warn

Trump had warned of policy changes that would retain jobs for locals, while throwing illegal immigrants out of the US

Ayan Pramanik  |  Bengaluru 

Infosys and Cognizant, two of India’s largest software exporters, have warned that there is a shortage of talent in the United States, a concern that has to be looked at by President-elect Donald Trump when he assumes office. Trump, who won the election on his anti-immigrant and anti-outsourcing campaign, had warned of policy changes that would retain jobs for locals, while throwing illegal immigrants out of the United States.  He targeted IBM, the US technology player which has a sizeable presence in India, and other outsourcers such as HCL Technologies and TCS ...

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First Published: Sat, December 03 2016. 10:59 IST
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