‘London is open’ Mayor Sadiq Khan vows to DEFY Brexit and offer City visas to migrants
The London mayor said a team of business representatives were “working on a model that will ensure we can carry on recruiting and attracting talent”.
When pressed on the issue of a separate work visa for migrants coming to work in the capital, Mr Khan said: “In principle I want to make sure that my job as the mayor means supporting businesses to grow and expand, encouraging business to come into London.
“The three most important words I say when I go around the world is ‘London is open’.”
The former Labour MP confirmed he was planning on discussing the notion with Theresa May.
Chancellor Philip Hammond, Brexit Secretary David Davis and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson have all been in discussion with the Mayor of London about trying to secure the best possible deal for London. – READ MORE