The Tories still haven’t decided whether they want to reduce immigration or control it

The proposed points-based system will depend on continual tinkering by ministers. 

The government has unveiled its first detailed and in-depth statement about how its proposed points-based immigration system will work after the UK formally leaves the institutional structures of the European Union on 31 December. 

The story that the government wants to tell is that there is no route to low-skilled migration. Employers are instead being encouraged to fill the gap through hiring British workers, increasing their productivity and investing in automation.  ...
source: New Statesman

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