Reports from IRCC (Immigration Refugee and Citizenship Canada) suggest that about 4,400 applicants are have already been registered under a Program launched in June last year by the name Global Skill Strategy Program. The program has made it easier for Canadian companies to attract skilled foreign workers. Business units in Canada were looking for global talent for faster growth and consequently, this program came into being.
Out of 4,400 applicants that were granted work visa in Canada, 33% are Indians.
The official spokesperson of IRCC, Lindsay Wemp quoted that “In the global race to attract the investment of innovative companies, competitors in the European Union, as well as the United States, have considerably larger pools of talent and labour to draw from than we do in Canada.”
Ever since the introduction of Global Skills Strategy, skilled workforce is continuously flowing in the country. In an official statement, Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship department of Canada said, “The strategy features faster application processing times, work permit exemptions and enhanced customer service. It will give employers a faster and more predictable process for attracting top talent and new skills to Canada, creating economic growth and more middle-class jobs for Canadians.”
Applying for a visa in Canada is quite easy. If you are a Highly-skilled worker looking to come to Canada on a temporary basis, then you can apply for work permits. In case you are looking to apply for a Permanent Resident visa, then apply for Canada PR with Aptech Global.