ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Jun 2010In June 2010, the government of Canada announced a change for the labour market access of foreign workers.
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Citizenship and Immigration Canada. (28 June 2010). Changes to the Federal Immigrant Investor Program will bring to Canada more resources to fund economic development and job creation initiatives. Available at http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/department/media/backgrounders/2010/2010-06-26b.asp
Citizenship and Immigration Canada New Release, 10 November 2010: http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/department/media/releases/2010/2010-11-10a.asp
On 26 June 2010, Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) stopped accepting applications for the Federal Investor Program until proposed regulatory changes are implemented. CIC expects the changes to become law in the fall of 2010.
As was announced in the Canada Gazette on 26 June 2010, CIC proposes the following changes to the Federal Investor Program:
The changes have entered into force as of 1 December 2010.