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Trump blocks H1B visa; businesses say decision will hurt US recovery

Trump also blocked those entering on H-2B seasonal worker visas, which are used by landscapers and other industries

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H1B Visa | Donald Trump | Coronavirus

Reuters  |  Washington 

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Critics of the measure say Trump is using the pandemic to enact his longstanding goal to limit immigration into the United States.

US President suspended the entry into the United States of certain foreign workers on Monday, a move the White House said would help the coronavirus-battered economy, but which business groups strongly oppose.

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First Published: Tue, June 23 2020. 07:03 IST
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