Canada invites skilled foreign workers
Ottawa: Canada plans to give employment to skilled foreign workers in a bid to address the country's serious" labour shortages, a media report said Friday.
The Skilled Trades Program will address labour shortages that some regions are facing, and will help grow Canada's economy, Immigration Minister Jason Kenney said.
"These long-overdue changes are part of the government's plan to build a fast and flexible immigration system, responsive to the needs of Canada's economy," he said.
Canada will accept applications from up to 3,000 skilled workers in 43 occupations, such as electricians, welders, equipment mechanics and pipe-fitters, China Daily reported.
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