Jason Kenney Woos The Irish With Jobs


Last week, Immigration Minister Jason Kenney appeared on a popular Irish TV show to promote Canada as a great place to work. The Harper government is trying to attract young workers from other countries -- a move they say will help meet labour market needs. Ireland's tough economic times has triggered an exodus of young people in search of a new start. Ryan Tubridy knows the story well - he's an Irish radio host and the presenter of The Late Late Show, the program Minister Kenney appeared on last week. But why are Canadian officials courting international talent when our own youth are looking for jobs? We put the question to Chungsen Leung, the Parliamentary Secretary for Citizenship and Immigration.
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