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Changes will hit immigration: Gayangos

posted Dec 21, 2010, 9:28 AM by Milorad Borota   [ updated Dec 21, 2010, 9:30 AM ]

Canadian Filipino Association VP says rules 'killing' Yukon Nominee Program
Last Updated: Monday, December 20, 2010 | 12:50 PM CST
CBC News

Tougher rules for foreign workers will cause a big drop in immigration to Yukon, says Ailene Gayangos, vice-president of the Canadian Filipino Association of the Yukon.

Under new federal government rules, foreign workers in the Yukon Nominee Program will now have to put up $10,000 in security in case they can't support themselves in Canada, and write an exam to prove they know some English or French.

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