Immigration policies, diversity helping Canada’s reputation as artificial intelligence leader

Canada’s diversity and immigration policies are playing key roles in the country’s growing reputation as a global leader in artificial intelligence, say two of the country’s top minds in the field.  Steve Irvine, a veteran of Facebook and Instagram and the founder and CEO of integrate.ai, returned to Canada two years ago to build his […]

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PEI sets new high for 2018 in latest invitation round


Prince Edward Island has issued 270 invitations to apply for a provincial nomination to immigration candidates in its Express Entry and Labour Impact Expression of Interest pools.  The October 18 Expression of Interest draw was by far the largest of 2018, eclipsing the previous 2018 high of 152 invitations issued through these two immigration categories […]

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Nouvelle campagne visant à aider les immigrants à trouver du travail dans les régions du Québec


Un nouveau site internet pour les immigrants chercheurs d’emplois au Québec est le point central d’une campagne provinciale lancée cette semaine pour attirer les nouveaux-arrivants dans les régions situées en dehors de Montréal. Ce site en français, emploisenregions.ca, fournit des informations sur les emplois disponibles dans les domaines de formation d’une personne ainsi qu’à l’accès gratuit […]

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Nouvelle campagne visant à aider les immigrants à trouver du travail dans les régions du Québec


Un nouveau site internet pour les immigrants chercheurs d’emplois au Québec est le point central d’une campagne provinciale lancée cette semaine pour attirer les nouveaux-arrivants dans les régions situées en dehors de Montréal. Ce site en français, emploisenregions.ca, fournit des informations sur les emplois disponibles dans les domaines de formation d’une personne ainsi qu’à l’accès gratuit […]

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What to know about cannabis now that it’s legal

Rules you should know about legal recreational marijuana use in Canada Cannabis is officially legal in Canada. On October 17, 2018, the Cannabis Act came into force, essentially legalizing the use of marijuana for recreational purposes. The reasons for doing so have been hotly debated, but the federal government claims it will prevent youth from […]

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Entrepreneur & Investor Immigration Summit this November

Conference Board of Canada summit to explore business immigration in Canada Beyond its humanitarian tradition, one of the main reasons behind Canada’s modern immigration policy has been about offsetting the aging population and declining birth rates, while boosting the country’s economic growth as a result. A recently published article from Statistics Canada analyzes past studies […]

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New campaign aims to connect immigrants with employers in Quebec’s regions


A new website for immigrant job-seekers in Quebec is the focal point of a province-wide campaign launched this week to attract newcomers to regions outside the Montreal area.  The French-language website, emploisenregions.ca, assists new permanent residents and temporary foreign workers in Quebec with finding suitable employment in regions around the province. The website provides information […]

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Film shares story of trans immigrant woman

Documentary produced by RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Alex Sangha, My Name Was January, is winning big From social worker to activist to RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant, Alex Sangha can now add award-winning film producer to his resumé. As founder of Sher Vancouver LGBTQ Friends Society, Sangha, along with Sher president Ash Brar, produced an important […]

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7 tips to tailor your resumé for the job

Looking for a job in Canada? Here’s how to customize your resumé to a specific job posting You’re new to Canada, and every day, you send out multiple resumés. The recruiters, at the receiving end, are also wading through hundreds of applications each day to locate a few good, eligible resumés. So, what should you […]

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