Women will be hit hard by UK's new immigration rules, warn experts

The British government's plan for a post-Brexit immigration overhaul was designed to wean the economy off its reliance on cheap foreign labour. But in the process, women's groups have warned, women will suffer disproportionately.

The new points-based system will give precedence to occupations in which women are underrepresented, favor male migrants over female and deepen gender inequality, according to the Women's Budget Group, an independent network that promotes gender equality.  "The new immigration.

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