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Canadian Immigration News Briefs for Mid-April 2012

April, 2012

The following is a summary of developments concerning Canadian Citizenship and Immigration that took place or were announced over the last two weeks.

New Federal Skilled Worker Category to be Created for Skilled Trades

The Canadian Minister of Citizenship and Immigration, Jason Kenney, announced today plans to streamline the application process for skilled tradespersons seeking entry to Canada. >>Read more…

New Procedures Announced to Assess Foreign Credentials

On 28 March 2012, Jason Kenney, the Canadian Minister of Citizenship, Immigration, and Multiculturalism, announced major changes to the ways in which foreign skilled workers will have their education credentials assessed before arriving to Canada. >>Read more… 

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hema maharaj April 11, 2012 at 8:38 am

the processing time for skilled workers takes too long.

samer April 11, 2012 at 12:51 pm

That the laws of immigration and acceptance of immigrants or the overlooking of immigration to Canada is very complex and need a little flexibility
Suppose that the Canadian government, but the owners do not accept the terms of reference for high and not related to agricultural or manual work
Or self-employment in the future will face a complex to the lack of Achkat working in the business and professional people that will depend upon the Canadian public will not find offers that service, but rarely WPA

samer April 11, 2012 at 1:00 pm

That Canada needs a workforce so as not to become just a consumer issue out of his money

PRINCE ADEBOLA MABINUORI April 13, 2012 at 11:16 am

It is easier and faster for one to get a visa into paradise than to get a visa into Canada.

Sarasabai April 14, 2012 at 3:29 am

Thanks for updating us with the current happenings

parlhad kumar April 14, 2012 at 2:48 pm


Zaker Bashir April 15, 2012 at 5:29 pm

Hi I do appreciate your newsletter and I love it thanks a lot

Anonymous April 16, 2012 at 5:48 am

Please consider the plight of the people whose applications are deemed to be cancelled.where do we go now ,a lot of time has already been wasted .please do be considerate.

Glen Ricardo Charlton April 20, 2012 at 3:37 am

Thanks for updating us with the current happenings I do appreciate your newsletter

yubraj ghimire April 20, 2012 at 9:39 am

Thanks for latest information.

Charles Edeun April 21, 2012 at 11:51 am

Its a good initiative to update people wishing to venture into canada and also job seekers, i for one would wish to visit canada but still finding trouble to get my application through.

Lilian Samir April 26, 2012 at 6:15 am

I appriciate your newsletter, And thank you for updating us .

Shafiq Anjum April 28, 2012 at 4:01 am

Tremendous job you have done by keeping us informed.

ahmadqais May 15, 2012 at 6:35 pm

It would be my most pleasure if im able to live and contribut to canada and as it is a good place to live and work for that respective society.

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