Fifteen hundred jobs, many of them in IT, will be up for grabs this month at the largest Virtual Career Expo to be held in Canada. Over 50 employers from cities across Canada will be participating in the online job fair, which runs April 19 and 20. Companies like IBM, Pythian, Microsoft and the Bank […]

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Canada InfoNet is an online mentoring program that connects soon-to-be immigrants with Canadian mentors. With both participants having experience in the same profession, the relationship opens up a wealth of knowledge to the mentee before they even come to the country. They can ask questions and get advice from their mentor, and the connection can […]

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For new skilled immigrants in the Greater Toronto Area, Humber College offers four bridging programs that introduce newcomers to the Canadian workplace. By the end of the programs, students have learned how to take their professional experience and apply it to jobs in Canada. Hear from graduates of the programs in this video and see […]

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Immigrant Services Calgary (ISC) announced the recipients of the 22nd Annual Immigrants of Distinction Awards that are given for outstanding achievements and contributions to the greater Calgary community and are presented in different categories. This year’s theme was “Inspire Support Connect” and the award recipients are as follows: Achievement Under 35: Hyder Hassan Arts and […]

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Majid Kazmi joins us for a closer look at his book, The First Dancer. The book offers a different way of approaching life’s challenges, a mindset that pushes you to make the best of what you have. Kazmi also shares his opinion on how best to stand out in the crowd – a very important […]

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Minors (under the age of 18) applying to the Citizenship Act under subsection 5(1) will be paying much lower application fees now than before. Citizenship application forms 5(1) are for minors that are applying without a Canadian parent or without a parent who is also applying for citizenship at the same time. Previously, the fee […]

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Immigrant Services Calgary will announce the finalists for the 22nd annual Immigrants of Distinction Awards (IDA) at the gala on March 9, 2018 at The Westin Calgary. About 600 guests are expected at the event, including representatives from all levels of government and the corporate and non-profit community. The Immigrants of Distinction Awards are given to […]

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The Canadian government has promised that it values family reunification – and it hasn’t let us down. Major improvements to the sponsorship program means significant cuts to the backlog and wait time for spousal sponsors. Over the past year, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) fulfilled its promise to reduce the backlog of spousal applicants […]

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For Sukhjit Singh, immigrating to Canada was an eventful journey. His inspiring path took him towards volunteering and into many personal ups and downs before his eventual success. His book, Same Shoes, Different Doors, is a memoir of these twists and turns – ones that he hopes will bring encouragement to readers. Find out a […]

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