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Immigration to Canada set to Increase Government raises targets for 2023

Immigration to Canada

The federal governments of Canada and the immigration authority, IRCC have decided to push open the doors for aspiring immigrants just that much wider by increasing the targets for new immigrants for the year 2022. In an announcement made recently, the Immigration Minister for Canada, Mr. Ahmed Hussein stated that Canada intends to take an additional 40,000 immigrants in the year 2022 over and above the targeted figures for the current year.

Immigration To Canada To Be Higher

Canada is expected to increase its target for new immigrants to around 350,000 new entrants, which makes up almost one per cent of the countrys entire population. The Minister announced these numbers on Wednesday as a part of the federal governments latest plan for immigration levels which would covers the next three years.

The target has risen every year from the current levels of 310,000 this year, which takes into account, all classes and categories of new immigrants arriving into the country. A vast majority of the immigrants are arriving under the various economic programs which have been designed to address skills shortages in the labour market.

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Employment Opportunities For Immigrants In Canada

According to Minister Ahmed Hussein, economic immigration is the need of the hour as it is critical for many areas in the country to get more workers as they are facing a skewed demographic towards older residents that are out of the work force. These regions have a huge demand for new workers.

The new immigration plan will bring in more people who are ready to join the work force and make Canada more competitive in the global economic market. The new immigration plan will enable the Canadian government to continue being competitive in the global sphere as well as enable Canada to present itself as a country that is welcoming to new arrivals as well as position itself as a leader in skills attraction

Canada Provides Settlement Services For New Immigrants

A number of immigration experts and economic groups have in the past asked for a higher target to be set for Immigration to Canada. The Canadian governments economic advisory council had also suggested that the country admit 450,000 people in a report that was released in the year 2016. Mr. Ahmed Hussein stated that the present government, headed by the Liberal party was taking a slow and steady approach to immigration, and making sure that the new arrivals were able to settle and integrate into the country with ease. New immigrants need access to housing and the right kind of settlement and integration services he said.

Immigrants To Canada

Will benefit from the increased funding for settlement service announced by the federal government. The Canadian government has increased its funding by 30 percent ever since Prime Minister Justin Trudeau took office. The new immigration level will require even more funding and that is on the anvil. There are also plans for additional funding to support the dramatic increase in the levels of immigration to Canada.

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To know more about Canada Immigration Process and how you can apply to become a Canadian resident, get in touch with our Immigration Consultants at Global Tree.

Frequently Asked Questions

Canada: The Great White North is Number 1 on this list. With easy immigration processes, a welcoming society, great education and healthcare, cool weather, and the ever-growing job market, Canada is the undisputed leader in immigration potential.

Germany: The Deutschland is famous for precision, quality, and high expectations. Unsurprisingly, it makes the list but we’re still going to spell it out. Currently, home to over 170,000 Indians, Germany is a melting pot of different cultures mostly from other countries in the EU. A veritable hub for mechanical engineering, Germany has a low level of corruption, and a love for innovation and is home to over 25 Fortune 500 companies. With the demand for highly skilled professionals, Germany is a choice destination for young, smart immigrants from all over the world.

Provincial Nominee Program is one of the best routes for Canadian immigration. Every province (state) in Canada has its criteria for immigration. This criterion is custom-fitted to reflect the needs and growth opportunities arising in that respective province.

A Master’s Degree translates directly into a better CRS score. Your educational qualifications reflect the contribution you would make to the destination country’s economy which means that you would be more sought after. Speaking one of the country's primary languages (Eg: French for Canada) also greatly raises your chances for both visa success as well job opportunities.

If you fall under the NOC list in Canada or SOL in Australia (Occupations in demand list), it means that jobs are readily available for qualified candidates. On average, individuals earn 8 times as much salary in Canada as compared to India.


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