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World Feb 10, 2019

U.S. reform of skilled visas draws broad praise

The Trump administration's new rules for a U.S. visa program that is widely used for technology workers are getting cautious praise from Silicon Valley amid surging demand for high-skill employees. Under a final rule published by the Department of Homeland Security, the H-1B visa program ...

U.S. universities unplug from China's Huawei under pressure from Trump's national security law

Business / Tech | FOCUS Jan 25, 2019

U.S. universities unplug from China's Huawei under pressure from Trump's national security law

by Heather Somerville and Jane Lanhee Lee

Top U.S. universities are ditching telecommunications equipment made by Huawei Technologies and other Chinese companies to avoid losing federal funding under a new national security law backed by the Trump administration. U.S. officials allege Chinese telecom manufacturers are producing equipment that allows their government to ...