February 20, 2013
Record Number of Visitor Visas Issued in 2012!
Nearly 1 million visitor visas have been issued in 2012, marking it a record number of approvals for Canada! The positive numbers are cited as a stream less effort to keep up with Canada’s growing economy and making it a top tourist destination for individuals from around the world.
“Welcoming more international travelers to Canada creates jobs and growth in our country,” – Minister of State for Small Business and Tourism Maxime Bernier commented on the increased number of approved Visas. The increase in visas has been up 40% since 2004, meaning Canada’s popularity continues to grow as a centre for tourism and reconnecting individuals and families from around the world.
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