News April, 2014

Canada Immigration: Open to 25,000 this year

By Majorie van Leije, the Emirates 24/7 | Link to Article Canada has announced it will accept applications of 25,000 skilled workers under this year’s Federal Skilled Worker Programme (FSWP); five times more the number than last year’s programme.

Kenney bans restaurants from accessing TFWP

By Lee-Anne Goodman, Canadian HR Reporter | Link to Article OTTAWA (CP) — Amid a roar of criticism, Employment Minister Jason Kenney took action Thursday against the government’s scandal-ridden temporary foreign worker program by banning restaurants from accessing it.