High demand for top-tier talent from abroad in Twin Cities, Rochester

The Twin Cities had the 16th highest number of H-1B visa requests, according to a new report by the Brookings Institution. The federal visa program allows highly-trained foreign specialists to work in the United States. The Star Triune reports Twin Cities employers made nearly 4200 visa requests. Rochester employers were also noted to be a high user of the temporary work permits.
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The Twin Cities had the 16th highest number of H-1B visa requests, according to a new report by the Brookings Institution. The federal visa program allows highly-trained foreign specialists to work in the United States. The Star Triune reports Twin Cities employers made nearly 4200 visa requests. Rochester employers were also noted to be a high user of the temporary work permits.

Click here, to view the full Brookings report.

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