TITLE

Changes to economic immigration category

AUTHOR(S)
Moyal, Henry
PUB. DATE
August 2012
SOURCE
Filipino Reporter;8/31/2012, Vol. 40 Issue 39, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses changes to the economic immigration category in Canada under its 2012 Economic Action Plan Budget. The government seeks a fast and flexible immigration system that focuses on the needs of the labor market. It adds that the system will determine the readiness of immigrants to work and assess credentials based on Canadian standards. Changes to be made include updating the federal skilled worker class (DSWC) and creating a new Federal Skilled Trades Class (FSTC).
ACCESSION #
80157102

 

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