COMMENTARY: The Liberals promised more immigration by 2021. Can that still happen?
Justin Trudeau‘s government has not yet told Canadians whether or how it intends to keep its long list of pre-COVID-19 promises.
One signature pledge was to take in 350,000 immigrants a year by 2021, or about one per cent of the population annually. That commitment was made in October 2018. At that time Canada was welcoming 310,000 newcomers a year.
Original Article Source Credits: Global News , https://globalnews.ca/
Article Written By: Matthew Fisher
Original Article Posted on: May 8, 2020
Link to Original Article: https://globalnews.ca/news/6915220/coronavirus-canada-immigration-impact/