Archive | May, 2014

[Q&A] Moratorium on the Food Services Sector’s access to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP)

News Source: http://www.esdc.gc.ca/eng/jobs/foreign_workers/lmo_ref/q_a.shtml Why did the government impose this moratorium? In recent weeks, the Government became aware of some serious allegations of abuse of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program. In response, officials investigated these matters urgently to determine the facts, Labour Market Opinions were suspended, and employers in question were placed on a public blacklist. […]

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Canadian Experience Class – Number of applications accepted

News Source: http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/immigrate/cec/applications-accepted.asp As of May 1, 2014, there is an overall cap of 8,000 for new Canadian Experience Class applications. There are also sub-caps of 200 for each National Occupational Classification B applications. These are the last applications we will accept under the current system before Express Entry launches in January 2015. Work experience […]

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