ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Apr 2010

In April 2010, the government of Canada announced a change for the labour market access of foreign workers.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Citizenship and Immigration Canada. (2010). Government of Canada introduces new program for business people from Mexico. Available at http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/department/media/releases/2010/2010-04-09.asp


Inception date: 09 Apr 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Labour market access

On 9 April 2010, the government of Canada extended the Business Express Program to Mexican businesses. Under the program, registerd companies benefit from easier business visa proceduresincluding less paperwork and priority processing. A similiar scheme had successfully been launched with India in 2008.

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