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Marine Le Pen wants freeze on visas, tax

AP
Published Apr 19, 2017, 1:11 am IST
Updated Apr 19, 2017, 7:03 am IST
Le Pen also wants to impose a 10 per cent tax on labor contracts that go to foreigners and seize back control of France’s borders.
Marine Le Pen
 Marine Le Pen

Paris: French far right candidate Marine Le Pen is promising a freeze on long-term visas as soon as she takes office, followed by a tax on any company that hires foreign workers. Ahead of Sunday’s first-round election, Le Pen said on Tuesday that she would issue an order to immediately stop issuing long-term visas so the government can verify that they are not taking jobs away from French citizens. Le Pen, who has campaigned against immigration and Europe’s open borders, also wants to impose a 10 per cent tax on labor contracts that go to foreigners and seize back control of France’s borders.  

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