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It is expected that the new immigration system in the UK will provide benefits to employers in many ways including assisting migrant workers and sponsoring them to work in the UK. Due to coming down the requirements for salary and skills, migrants can be incorporated into a broader range of roles now that the new rules have been introduced.
In addition, it is not restricted by numbers and can fill the needs of the market as they arise. Growing businesses and those that have established international networks will prefer to take advantage of these changes.
Express Entry Program
The Canadian government has taken steps to make it easier for immigrants to come to the country. One of these steps is the introduction of a new program called Express Entry which was introduced in January 2015. This program allows skilled workers and professionals with job offers from Canadian employers to immigrate quickly into the country by using a points-based system and the ranking system where applicants are selected based on their skills, education level, and work experience.
Immigrants can also come through the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) which allows provinces or territories to nominate potential immigrants
An agreement was signed between India and the UK to facilitate an improved bilateral relation between the two countries in May 2021.
Free Trade Agreement (FTA)
Over 98,000 Indian students studied in the UK in the previous academic year, according to recent data. Furthermore, the new graduate pathway allows graduates to stay for two to three years after finishing their studies in the UK after they finish their studies. The India-UK Free Trade Agreement (FTA) has also been the subject of the second round of talks.
Canada has an immigration policy that is very attractive to many people. Canada is the second-largest country in the world and has a population of 36 million people. It is also one of the most multicultural countries in the world with more than 200 languages spoken. Canada also offers a fast-track visa process for skilled professionals.
The UK, on the other hand, has an immigration policy that is not as attractive for Indian immigrants. There are no fast-track visas for skilled professionals and there are strict criteria set by their immigration department which only allows a certain number of applicants per year.
India is becoming an increasingly popular destination for Indian workers who are relocating to the UK at an exponential rate. Over any other nation, the Indian government-sponsored skilled-worker visas more than any other country during the pandemic.
Canada has been ranked the best country in the world for immigrants. Canada is a welcoming and diverse country with a rich history of immigration.
Canada has a number of policies in place to attract skilled immigrants who are looking for a new life. Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Ahmed Hussen said that “Canada is committed to attracting skilled immigrants who will contribute to our economic success, while at the same time sharing our core values, including equality of opportunity, openness, and generosity.”
Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)
Canada has been ranked as the best country in the world for immigrants by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). With this ranking, Canada’s policies are being studied by other countries with an eye on how they can improve their own immigration systems.
In India, there is a large populace of well-paying jobs. A wide variety of skilled workers are in high demand in the UK today, including those in hospitality, medicine, science, architecture, and art. Recent additions to the multiple options available to Indians interested in settling in the UK are the UK skilled professional visa and the UK scaleup visa.
Between 2019 and 2020, 48% more Indians will get Tier 4 student visas to the UK, a significant rise over the past few years. Over the last year, 9,930 Indians applied to UK universities, which is 30% more than the year before.
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