Last week I wrote about Trump’s H1-B visa moratorium and how it could benefit Toronto. The day this newsletter dropped, Fortune published a commentary by MaRS CEO Yung Wu
. In it, Yung acknowledges the big mistake the States has made in rejecting foreign talent, and the ways in which Canada has made it a priority to seek out and welcome that talent. Many of you have your own stories of relocating to Canada for its benefits and job opportunities, so this article may ring true.
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