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Business in Vancouver quotes Thora Sigurdson in an article on Canada’s Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP)

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“Canadian employers denied temporary foreign workers look to new immigration system” by Jen St. Denis, Business in Vancouver

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“Employers or applicants who think the Express Entry system will be speedy will have a rude awakening, said Thora Sigurdson, a lawyer with Fasken Martineau. Sigurdson has worked with employers in the tech sector to bring in highly skilled workers through the TFWP. While many were once able to use their time in Canada to qualify for the Canadian Experience immigration stream, Sigurdson said that’s no longer the case. (That option was never available to low-skilled workers.)”

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