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Indian job seekers slowly losing interest in opportunities in US: Report

The downward trend predates impacts of Covid-19, and corresponds instead with uncertainty around and tightening of the US immigration policy

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Indian job seekers remained keen to explore work opportunities across the globe

Press Trust of India Mumbai
While the US remains the favourite destination for Indians looking for jobs overseas, there has been a substantial fall in the number of searches looking for employment opportunities in America, a report by a global job portal Indeed has said.
According to the Indeed data, job searches for the USA fell to 42 per cent in June 2020 from a high of 58 per cent in January 2019. However, the US remained the favourite destination for Indians looking at jobs abroad, the report noted.
A downward trend that predates impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic, and corresponds instead with uncertainty around and tightening

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First Published: Jul 22 2020 | 8:00 PM IST

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