Daphne Bramham: The diaspora marks a century of China's Communist rule

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Thu, 01 Jul 2021 20:08:09 +0000

Opinion: China has become a world power that’s intent on reeling back in what it sees as the renegade states and insisting that the 50 million overseas Chinese are Chinese first, regardless of their citizenship.

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PBA’s Jericho Cruz stars as Guam rolls over Hong Kong

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 14 Jun 2021 03:20:43 +0000

By JONAS TERRADO Jericho Cruz scored 24 points to help Guam produce a 103-83 victory over Hong Kong Sunday in the first of their two FIBA Asia Cup Qualifiers match in Amman, Jordan. The NLEX Road Warriors guard made 9-of-16 shots, including five triples while adding four rebounds, seven assists and three steals in almost […]

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Mendicino announces 2 new immigration programs for Hongkongers

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 08 Jun 2021 13:53:47 +0000

On June 8, Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino unveiled two new immigration streams, which offer a path to permanent residence for eligible Hongkongers in Canada who are workers or recent graduates. The programs are now open to applications. Mendicino had originally announced the measures in November 2020, and launched work permit options this past February. The […]

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Parliamentary committee publishes study on COVID impact on Canadian immigration

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 17 May 2021 09:00:09 +0000

The parliamentary committee on immigration has released the results of its study on how the pandemic has affected Canadian immigration. Salma Zahid, the Chair of the committee, presented the report in the House of Commons on May 13. It touches on issues pertaining to the three classes of Canadian immigration: economic, family, and refugee. The […]

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Daphne Bramham: For Canadians' sake, Canada has to stand up to China

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Fri, 30 Apr 2021 00:57:41 +0000

Opinion: Canda’s silence on China has left many Hongkongers — Canadian passport holders, permanent residency card holders, and others — in a fearful quandary

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How to sponsor your spouse from Hong Kong for Canadian immigration

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 13:48:19 +0000

If you are Canadian and you want to sponsor your spouse or common-law partner from Hong Kong for Canadian immigration, the first step is to see if you are eligible. As the sponsor, you have to be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or First Nation over the age of 18. You also need to sign […]

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Global Plugin Vehicle Sales Up 43% In 2020, European Sales Up 137%

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 15:39:18 +0000

Plugin electric vehicles (fully electric vehicles as well as plugin hybrids) had a sales increase of 43% in 2020 compared to 2019 according to new data from EV Volumes. That meant a rise from 2.5% market share in 2019 to 4.2% share of the global light-duty vehicle market in 2020. In the first half of […]

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