Canada Minister to Announce NEW Pilot Program Under TFWP


The Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Official Languages, Randy Boissonnault, is going to announce a new pilot program under TFWP. The Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP) permits Canadian employers to hire international workers when Canada workers cannot qualify for a job position. When this new program would be launched, eligible foreign workers would be able to work in Canada. They should apply for a suitable Canada visa sooner so they get to work in Canada sooner! 

Announcement of New Pilot Program Under TFWP

The Canadian Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Official Languages will announce a new program to fight labor shortages in Canada. This new program will be under the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP). Minister Randy Boissonnault will make this announcement in Delta, British Columbia on 8th August. 

Along with Minister Boissonnault will be present the Minister of Sport and Physical Activity, Carla Qualtough. A Member of Parliament for Surrey Centre, Randeep Sarai, will also be there. 

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Temporary Foreign Worker Program 

Under the Temporary Foreign Worker Program, employers in Canada hire workers from foreign countries for temporary job positions. Canadian employers can only hire international workers when the job position cannot be filled by a qualified Canadian worker. 

Though the visa under this program is only valid for 6 months, it can still be extended. Moreover, the employed foreign worker can only work for one employer. They will be living in the same province as their workplace. 

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Niyati Chaurasia

Niyati Chaurasia

Niyati’s specialty lies in Canadian immigration matters along with crafting helpful, user-oriented content.

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