Skilled migrants may skip test

February 2008
People Management;2/7/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p13
The article reports that the British government is considering dropping the Resident Labour Test for highly skilled, high-salary migrants from outside the European Union (EU) seeking work in Great Britain. Currently, firms seeking to take on non-EU citizens must show that the job cannot be filled by an EU-resident worker. Ministers are now consulting with firms, employers organisations and others about dropping the test for jobs over a certain salary.


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