Saskatchewan looking to reverse immigrant flow

Province wants to attract more immigrants, convince Canadians from other provinces and territories to relocate
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|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 08/11/2003

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askatchewan is working on a new immigration strategy in an effort to entice more immigrants to settle in the province and to lure Canadians from other jurisdictions.

Between 1991 and 2001, Saskatchewan attracted 11,365 foreign immigrants, according to Statistics Canada. That accounted for a tiny fraction of the more than 1.8 million who came to Canada during that decade.