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

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

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