Changes to economic immigration category

Moyal, Henry
August 2012
Filipino Reporter;8/31/2012, Vol. 40 Issue 39, p27
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).


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