Increase in Canadian Immigration Needed to Support Economic Growth

People 65 years old and over make up 16 percent of the total population of Canada. This number is on the rise according to a report released in October 2016 by the Conference Board of Canada. The 65 and above population is expected to increase to 24 percent over the next 20 years. Ottawa needs … Read more

Over 320,000 Immigrants Move to Canada

Statistics Canada released a report in September 2016 showing 320,932 people immigrated to Canada from June 2015 to June 2016. This is the highest number since 1971 when comparable records began. The 33.3 percent growth over the last year is the most rapid increase in almost 30 years. The diversity of nationalities represented in Canada … Read more

Philippine Immigrant Family Became Canadian Citizens

On November 24, 2016, twenty people were recognized as new Canadian citizens. The oath-taking ceremony took place at the Government House in Regina, Saskatchewan. Included in this group was Shaira Oyando and her family, natives of The Philippines. Moving to Canada five years ago, they were recognized as permanent residents. To become citizens, the Oyando … Read more

Four Canadian Cities Make the Top 25 Best Places for Quality of Life

The second quarter of 2017 is projected to grow at a rate of 2.5-3%, which should be very doable considering the 3.7% expansion in the first quarter

The second quarter of 2017 is projected to grow at a rate of 2.5-3%, which should be very doable considering the 3.7% expansion in the first quarterAre you looking for a place to reside with the best quality of life in mind? In March 2017, Mercer, an international human resource firm, released the 2017 Mercer Quality of Life Survey. This survey listed four cities in Canada among the top 25 best cities around the globe for quality of life. These four cities were matched against 450 cities evaluated around the world. Vancouver was ranked #5, Toronto #16, Ottawa #18, and Montreal #23. BecomeaCanadian is a private immigration firm committed to providing assistance to foreign nationals wanting to move to Canada.

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The “American Dream” Is Alive and Well – In Canada!

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From its beginning, Americans have envisioned their nation to be a land of opportunity for the rest of the world. Thomas Jefferson expressed that very thought when he wrote in the Declaration of Independence that all men have the right to “life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness”. The concept that everybody deserves a chance … Read more

Canada Looks to Increase Immigration to Fill Jobs

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]As a measure to fill Canada’s labour needs, Immigration Minister John McCallum wants to increase the record number of immigrants currently living in the country. In a speech to the Philippines Canadian Chamber of Commerce, McCallum referenced labour shortages and an aging population. BecomeACanadian is an immigration service that is independently owned.

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Canadians quietly celebrate Multiculturalism Day

The second quarter of 2017 is projected to grow at a rate of 2.5-3%, which should be very doable considering the 3.7% expansion in the first quarter

Multiculturalism Day in Canada is a quiet but determined reminder of the country’s decision to celebrate all cultures. Even in the face of the Brexit’s decision to leave the EU, politicians in Canada are supporting the policy that has helped shape the country. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stated, “As the first country in the world to adopt a policy of multiculturalism 45 years ago, Canada has shown time and time again that a country can be stronger not in spite of its differences, but because of them.” He went on to say that Canadians have roots from every nation on Earth.

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The Canadian Economy Is One of the Strongest in the World

The second quarter of 2017 is projected to grow at a rate of 2.5-3%, which should be very doable considering the 3.7% expansion in the first quarter

In 2017, Canada is celebrating its 150th birthday. The country is experiencing extra joy this year due to becoming one of the strongest economies in the world in recent years. In April 2017, Statistics Canada reported that the economy grew at a monthly pace of 0.2% and 3.3% over the last twelve months.

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The Healthcare System in Canada Is One of the Best in the World

People who live in Canada tend to have higher longevity than individuals living in most of the world’s countries. For example, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported in 2015 that the average life expectancy for Canadians was 82.5 years, which is one of the highest human life expectancies on Earth.

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