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B.C. Premier Christy Clark is pressing Ottawa to open the floodgates for high-skilled foreign tech workers to immigrate to Canada, saying her province’s burgeoning tech sector faces an acute shortage of talent to fill thousands of jobs.

“Let’s let more smart people in,” Ms. Clark said during an interview last week. “If the federal government is absolutely serious about improving innovation … they will change the way that we do immigration.”

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