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How Businesses Can Help New Immigrants Boost Canada’s Economy After COVID-19

A senior figure at one of Canada’s top banks has urged governments and businesses to assist the seamless integration of newcomers, describing immigration as...

COVID-19: Second Wave Restrictions Cause Canada’s Jobs Recovery To Stall

Canada employment fell for the first time since April as the second wave of coronavirus took its toll on the labour market in December.  In...

New British Columbia Immigration Draw Sees 168 Invitations Issued

The first British Columbia immigration draw of 2021 saw the province exclude certain jobs due to coronavirus in issuing 168 invitations to apply. The January...

Vaccines and COVID-19 Herd Immunity Means Canada Immigration Set to Surge...

Canadian immigration is set to get a much-need shot in the arm in the coming year as vaccines being used to fight COVID-19 allow...

British Columbia Issues 230 Invitations In New Immigration Draw

British Columbia immigration has conducted a new provincial draw, issuing 230 invitations to apply with certain jobs excluded due to coronavirus restrictions. The December 22...

Canada Halts U.K. Flights As New Variant Of COVID-19 Emerges

Canada is trying to halt the spread of a new variant of COVID-19 by suspended flights from the United Kingdom for 72 hours. The announcement,...

Canada’s 15,000 New Immigrants In October Less Than Half 2019 Figure

Canada’s immigration levels remain well down in 2019, with just over 15,000 newcomers arriving in October, the latest figures show. With restrictions in place due...

Canada Moves to Extend U.S. Border Closure Until At Least January...

As the battle to contain the spread of coronavirus continues, Canada’s border with the U.S. will remain closed to non-essential travel until at least...

Permanent Residence Pathway for Asylum Seekers in Canada’s Care Homes Open...

Refugee claimants who helped care for patients during the COVID-19 pandemic can begin applying for permanent residence on Monday December 14.  Two new public policies...

British Columbia Immigration Draw: Province Issues 256 Invitations

A new draw through the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program saw 256 invitations to apply issued with certain jobs excluded due to coronavirus restrictions. The...

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