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How is Germany trying to ease immigration process for Indian techies?

Among other things, Germany may also soon allow employers to hire foreigners for short periods regardless of the special qualification requirements

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As Germany faces labour shortages, it is looking for ways to ease the path to obtaining work visas for Indian IT experts in the country. In a recent visit to Bengaluru, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said that their government wants to "simplify" the process to issue such visas.

"We need this in all areas of employment, but of course especially when it comes to skills such as those we have seen today in the area of software and IT development," he said. 

Scholz added that he "was determined" to reduce the bureaucratic hurdles to immigration for skilled workers.

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First Published: Feb 27 2023 | 4:51 PM IST

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