Local ‘visas could ease post-Brexit immigration fears’


BRITAIN could issue regional work visas in a bid to solve the issue of immigration when it leaves the European Union, a study commissioned by the City of London Corporation found today (October 20). Such a system could allay the concerns of businesses that are dependent on migrant workers as well as those opposed to free movement of labour, according to the report by consultancy PwC. “There are skills shortage issues that need to be tackled effectively to ensure the UK remains competitive post Brexit,” said the report. “A regional visa system is a viable, workable solution to address these…

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