Canada and Australia compete for Irish workforce

Migration expert VisaFirst.com said that the demand is now so great for certain skills that Canada is competing with Australia for an Irish workforce.

29th February, 2012

Irish competitiveness may have improved but one of the country’s most popular exports is now its people. Migration expert VisaFirst.com said that the demand is now so great for certain skills that Canada is competing with Australia for an Irish workforce.

“I would estimate that 6000 Canadian work permits will be granted to Irish skilled professionals this year matching the Australian demand for Irish skilled workforce,” said Edwina Shanahan, migration expert with...

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