Dan Crow, chief technology officer at Songkick
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Immigration cap hurting UK businesses?

Business leaders reckon a government bid to restrict immigration means they will struggle to get staff in some specialist roles.

A policy to bring net inward migration below 100,000 by 2015 appears to conflict with the demands of growing hi-tech businesses which often rely on skilled foreign workers from outside the EU.

David Thompson reports.

Lord Bilimoria and Mark Harper debate immigration


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  • 10 Dec 2012
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