Skilled Workers

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Conservatives Have Damaged Our Immigration System

Throughout our history, Canada has welcomed newcomers with a smile. They were -- and are -- nation builders. Under the Conservatives, this smile has become a scowl and we have unfortunately witnessed a decade of decline in three major areas: family reunification, refugees, and citizenship applicants.
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The U.S.-Canada Border Needs to Open For the Skilled Workforce

Workers and industry face enormous regulatory burden when trying to move people back and forth between Canada and the United States for economic purposes. A workforce that is mobile, highly-trained and competitive with the rest of the world is a necessity in the new world economy. Why wouldn't our two governments facilitate the movement of skilled workers to work on major projects in both countries and help manufacturing (or technology) giants get the talent they need where they need it?
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Immigration Points System Gets Makeover

OTTAWA - The points system used to decide who can immigrate to Canada is getting a makeover.The new judging criteria for the federal skilled worker program will award more points to younger immigrants...