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Businesses applaud changes to allow temporary foreign workers to stay as long as permits renewed

Date

2017

Authors

Alia Dharssi

Abstract

Ottawa’s decision to scrap a controversial rule that limited how long foreign workers can stay in Canada is being welcomed by businesses, analysts and migrant worker advocates as the first step in a series of reforms they hope will ultimately transform the immigration system.

Newspaper title

National Post

Page numbers

2

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Keywords

Temporary Foreign Workers

Economic sectors

General relevance - all sectors

Content types

Policy analysis, Statistics on work and life conditions, Current Policy, Past policies, Numbers of migrant workers, and Systemic/state violation of right/freedom

Target groups

Public awareness

Geographical focuses

Canada, Ontario, Alberta, Manitoba, Quebec, British Columbia, Other provinces, Federal, Nova Scotia, and National relevance

Languages

English