As indicated by an official announcement given by the US President Donald Trump on June 22, 2020, work based immigration has been suspended in the nation till the finish of 2020, to uplift the US economy from the Corona pandemic. In view of this announcement, the handling of the below listed visas was suspended:
4-J category visas
5-L category visas
This temporary boycott will undoubtedly make vulnerability in immigration candidates wishing to move to the US and even US businesses hoping to recruit abroad talent. Conversely Canada which is likewise experiencing vulnerabilities because of the pandemic has restricted travel limitations and its immigration estimates continue to alter, it completely depends on the status of the pandemic of the nation.
Canada’s Immigration program are alternatives
Immigration applicants who are planning to go to the US and are presently confronting a difficulty in view of the new rules can consider moving to Canada as an alternate option. Canada has not forced a restriction on the handling of visas, truth be told, it keeps on preparing permanent residence applications and is giving solicitations to apply for candidates. With respect to work licenses, Canada keeps on handling new applications in any event, during the pandemic and is eager to process temporary and permanent visas as long as they meet the qualification standards. Other than this, Canada offers immigration movement programs. The nation offers more than 80 economic class immigration pathways to skilled specialists. The most notable one is the federal Express Entry system. Canada keeps on holding Express Entry draws at regular intervals and has given 46,392 ITAs till date. The other well known immigration programs are the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) and the Quebec Skilled Immigration program.
Temporary foreign worker program – Another well known movement program is the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP) which permits Canadian businesses to recruit remote specialists when nearby representatives are not accessible for the work. The Canadian government is giving visas in the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP) system in an offer to keep the economy running and to help Canadian workers in the pandemic times. So as to help Canadian businesses, for example, agribusiness, agri-food, food handling and shipping, it has consented to proceed with its TFWP category.
Different projects to enlist foreign laborers
Other immigration options for foreign workers incorporate the International Mobility Program (IMP). The other alternative is the Global Talent stream that doesn’t require a Labor Market Impact Assessment (LMIA).
Immigration applications are processing as usual : IRCC
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is attempting to give continuous immigration administrations to those during the time spent applying for or wanting to apply for a Canadian visa. The IRCC is processing visa applications amidst thin pandemic. Canada is quick to keep inviting migrants to help in its monetary recuperation which was as of recently reiterated by the immigration minister Marco Mendicino in the light of the visa boycott by the US government. He stated, ”We have an arrangement set up that hopes to use the best and the most brilliant from around the globe. We have pathways like the Express Entry program, and the Global Talent Stream, which will assist with bringing business visionaries, specialists, and trend-setters. We’ve additionally got pathways for regular workers and talented workers.”