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Temporary Foreign Worker program under review


March 19, 2013
By Canadian Pizza

March 19, 2013 – Diane Finley, federal minister of human resources and
skills development, and Jason Kenney, citizenship and immigration
minister, are reviewing the Temporary Foreign Worker (TFW) program.

March 19, 2013 – Diane Finley, federal minister of human resources and skills development, and Jason Kenney, citizenship and immigration minister, are reviewing the Temporary Foreign Worker (TFW) program.

The CRFA says it recently met with both ministers, along with national
employer associations, unions and organizations for migrant workers, to
discuss the importance of the program.

"We emphasized how critical the program is to restaurant
operators in many areas of the country experiencing staff shortages in
all skill categories," the CRFA said in a release. The association plans to submit a written response on behalf of
the industry to five questions (PDF) posed by the ministers.

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