Labour Market Impact Assessment exemptions

Credit to Author: Steven Meurrens| Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 15:22:22 +0000

Does your profession or occupation feature in this list? Generally, in order to hire a worker from abroad, a Canadian company will have to first demonstrate that there is a labour shortage for the position.  To do this, the company will need to recruit for four weeks in prescribed locations with specific information in the […]

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A look ahead: Forecasting Canada’s immigration outlook and disruptors between 2020-2029

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Tue, 07 Jan 2020 17:57:28 +0000

The past decade was among the most eventful in Canadian immigration history. It saw a significant increase in Canada’s levels of permanent residents, international students, and foreign workers. The complete revamping of Canada’s economic class program was among other major transformations that also impacted the country’s family and refugee class programs. It is expected that […]

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Foreigners asked to secure TIN before applying for work visa for proper tax collection

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:02:05 +0000

PROSPECTIVE foreign workers in the Philippines are required to first secure a tax identification number (TIN) before applying for a work visa to ensure that the Bureau of Internal Revenue…READ

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Villanueva challenges next Congress amid influx of foreign workers in PH

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 13:12:57 +0000

Villanueva challenges next Congress amid influx of foreign workers in PH

On the last Senate session of the 17th Congress, Senator Joel Villanueva on Tuesday challenged the next Congress to continue fighting the prevalence of foreign workers in the country.

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Foreigners can get work permits only in 15 job categories

Credit to Author: dmorcoso| Date: Wed, 01 May 2019 23:04:33 +0000

MANILA, Philippines — To put an end to the “abuse” of some foreigners of the special work permits (SWPs) given to them, four government agencies laid down on Labor Day a more stringent policy that limited the grant of authorization  to 15 job categories. Under the joint guidelines signed by the Department of Labor and […]

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Dole cannot process foreign workers permit on its own — Bello

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:16:36 +0000

The labor department does not have enough manpower to single-handedly process alien employment permits for foreign workers.

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Shortage of labor inspectors slowing down drive vs illegal foreign workers

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 08 Apr 2019 02:07:12 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – With only 800 inspectors in its roster, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is having a tough time identifying ad going after all illegal foreign workers in the country.

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