Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has released a short video on the process of the Citizenship Test. The informative guide has everything you need short of the questions and answers of the test. The step by step process is made easier with this video. Potential Canadian citizens can focus on the test itself, instead […]

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Cast your vote to decide the recipients of these awards The online voting phase for Canadian Immigrant magazine’s ninth annual RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards has begun. The public can vote for up to three individuals from the list of 75 candidates at rbctop25.com until May 22, 2017. The winners will be announced on June 27, 2017 From […]

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If it is the will of man to overcome difficulty, then difficulty does not stand in his way. Antonio Urdaneta, a practicing lawyer from Venezuela had a long waiting period to get himself accredited in Canada. The wait can break the spirit of many individuals but those who persevere are the ones who inspire. Accredited […]

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Two Express Entry draws have happened so far in April 2017. The score on April 5th was 431, and 3,753 invitations to apply were sent to the highest scoring applicants in the pool. A week later, the score dropped substantially to 423, with 3,923 invitations to apply issued. Further information released for Atlantic Immigration Pilot […]

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See how the city of Mississauga is embracing diversity and promoting a welcoming atmosphere with the first annual Welcome Day. Mayor Bonnie Crombie shares her thoughts on the event with us and why occasions such as this one are so important for the city. Another great place for new immigrants to get comfortable and ease […]

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Welcome to the second TV season of New Canadians, a show with information and encouragement for all newcomers to Canada. Airing October 16, 2016, this episode kicked off the season with Toronto’s second annual Newcomer Day, a day the city has dedicated to celebrate and welcome new immigrants. And the accomplishments of newcomers are certainly […]

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“Global Talent – Canada’s Advantage,” was the theme for the Immigrants of Distinction Awards held on March 10, 2017 at the Westin Calgary Hotel. The 21st annual event hosted by the Immigrant Services Calgary (ISC) celebrated the outstanding achievements and contributions of immigrant members in the Calgary community. This particular year, Immigrants of Distinction Awards also served […]

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Immigrants bring valuable knowledge and skills to the Canadian economy; however, many of them experience confusion and communication challenges when they start working in Canada. This confusion often comes from the differences between the way work is done in their countries of origin and in Canada. A better understanding of the uniqueness of the Canadian […]

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In this interview with New Canadians, Dr. Hasan Malik of Sheridan College speaks about educational programs tailored for immigrants looking to enter the Canadian workforce. Through a curriculum developed by speaking to industry leaders, these continued education programs at Sheridan ensure that students have the skills sets employers are looking for. If students have a […]

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In a world tearing itself apart, there are people holding it together with heartwarming initiatives. The hockey initiation program by the Gloucester Centre Minor Hockey Association is one such powerful ray of hope. Syrian refugee children take to the ice to learn Canada’s national winter sport. Armed with their hockey sticks and an ear-to-ear smile, […]

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