Overview of Immigration to Canada in 2019

The stream of young workers coming to Canada through immigration plays an essential role in the Canadian economy. As the labor force ages and the fertility rate is low, at close to only 1.5 births per woman, immigrants are becoming increasingly vital. The residents of Canada hold a favorable view of immigration and the immigration … Read more Overview of Immigration to Canada in 2019

Watch: Toronto is Becoming One of the Tech Capitals of the World

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The tech scene in Toronto, Ontario, is gaining steam. The area created more positions than the San Francisco Bay area, Washington D.C., and Seattle combined, according to a report on “talent markets”. Toronto is the fastest-rising tech-labor market. The city had almost 29,000 new jobs created in 2018, which was 14 percent more than the … Read more Watch: Toronto is Becoming One of the Tech Capitals of the World

Canadian Visa Criteria

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  Each Canadian immigration program has its own unique eligibility requirements, but there are also several Canadian visa criteria shared in common. Common Canadian visa criteria include the following: You must be at least 18-years-old to apply You must have good health, a medical exam may be required You must be a person of good … Read more Canadian Visa Criteria

Man Helped 300 Syrian Refugees Immigrate to Canada 

One man has made a difference in the lives of 300 Syrian refugees immigrating to Canada. Jim Estill has sponsored 89 Syrian families, fleeing the civil war in their home country. Ahmad Abed, a Syrian who was sponsored by Estell, now lives in Guelph, and says, “Thanks to Mr. Estill, and the sponsorship program, Guelph … Read more Man Helped 300 Syrian Refugees Immigrate to Canada 

More Tech Jobs Created in Toronto Than 3 U.S. Cities Combined

The tech scene in Toronto, Ontario, is so on fire, that the area created more positions than the San Francisco Bay area, Washington D.C., and Seattle combined, and is getting ahead of New York, according to a report on “talent markets.” CBRE Group Inc.’s annual survey, that was recently released, showed Toronto as the fastest-rising … Read more More Tech Jobs Created in Toronto Than 3 U.S. Cities Combined

Immigrants Living in Canada to Open Arabic Culture Center

The Arabic immigrants in Fredericton are planning to open a learning center in the near future. A local businessman, Abdel Ghafour Fahim, said the Arab community in the town is missing a school or any kind of school that can preserve their language and real culture for newcomers. The new resource would be available for … Read more Immigrants Living in Canada to Open Arabic Culture Center

More Parents and Grandparents Allowed to Move to Canada

Many changes are coming to the immigration policies in Canada. The executive director of Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers, Erick Ambtman, said his organization had raised the issue of family separation, and he is happy the government is finally listening. One of the main changes will be the number of parents and grandparents allowed to … Read more More Parents and Grandparents Allowed to Move to Canada

Canada Facing Shortage of 48,000 Truck Drivers by 2024

A recent study by the Canadian Trucking Alliance shows the trucking sector will be short over 48,000 drivers by 2024. The study also suggests the average age of truck drivers in Canada is 48 years old. One trucking company, Westchester Logistics, had a contract to transport ice-cream in central Ontario, but they didn’t have enough … Read more Canada Facing Shortage of 48,000 Truck Drivers by 2024

Manitoba Among World’s Top 10 Places to Visit in 2019

Lonely Planet, an internationally recognized travel company, yearly produces a list of the best places to visit for the coming year. The list begins with nominations from Lonely Planet’s group of editors, locals and influencers, and researchers. Once the list is compiled, it is narrowed down and ranked by a group of judges. The final … Read more Manitoba Among World’s Top 10 Places to Visit in 2019

The Top-Rated Universities in Canada for 2019

U.S. News and World Report released a report, 2019 Best Global Universities, and 34 schools were from Canada. To determine where the school ranks, U.S. News used 13 different factors, which include how often others cite research produced at the university, how many books were published by academics at the school, and their reputation. Harvard … Read more The Top-Rated Universities in Canada for 2019

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