Canada announces new, expedited immigration pathways for Hong Kong residents

Canada's Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Marco Mendicino on Thursday announced new measures to help Hong Kong residents immigrate to Canada. Mendicino said recent Hong Kong graduates and skilled workers would be extended new and expedited immigration pathways to Canada. He added that they would also be promoting and prioritizing existing immigration routes. They are also introducing targeted measures to enhance protection within the asylum system.