Immigration could drive Canada’s population to 55 million by 2068: Statistics Canada

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 21:02:37 +0000

While many developed countries are expected to see some population decrease over the next 50 years, Canada’s population is projected to flourish as a result of immigration. Statistics Canada reports the Canadian population could reach 55 million people by 2068 under a medium-growth scenario, up from 37.1 million in 2018. The agency created nine “plausible […]

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Maxime Bernier’s Party Doxxed and Called This Man a Terrorist, so He’s Suing

Credit to Author: Mack Lamoureux| Date: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 21:32:56 +0000

After a Muslim activist helped convince a Winnipeg art gallery to not offer a space to the People’s Party of Canada, the riding association doxxed him and called him a terrorist.

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Daphne Bramham: Conservatives go hunting for overseas votes

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Sat, 14 Sep 2019 00:08:19 +0000

OPINION: Campaigning started early for Canadian Conservatives in Hong Kong. Despite a slick logo and a page on the party’s website, the group is said to be ‘unaffiliated’ with the national party and it has yet to register as a third-party campaigner.

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Alberta invites 294 Express Entry candidates in latest selection round

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 12 Sep 2019 20:00:01 +0000

Nearly 300 Express Entry system candidates wanting to settle in Alberta received invitations to apply for a provincial nomination in the latest Alberta Express Entry selection draw. The 294 candidates selected needed a minimum 400 points under Express Entry’s Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) in order to receive an invitation. This minimum score was 38 points […]

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Residents of a Siberian Town With Black Snow Are Pleading for Asylum in Canada

Credit to Author: Sarah Emerson| Date: Thu, 12 Sep 2019 14:51:59 +0000

Residents of Kiselyovsk, the heart of Russia’s coal-mining industry, are asking Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to accept them as environmental refugees. But they don’t stand a chance.

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Ontario led the way in employment gains in August

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 10 Sep 2019 13:35:50 +0000

Employment in Canada increased significantly in August largely as a result of gains in part-time work, Statistics Canada is reporting. Five Canadian provinces saw employment gains while the rest of the country held steady, according to the StatsCan Labour Force Survey, and three industrial sectors benefitted from significant increases. Ontario: part-time work in wholesale and […]

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