New funding to support career development for Black youth in Ontario

Black Ontarians are more likely to have lower average incomes compared to the rest of the province, and Black professionals are underrepresented in key industries such as life science, finance, and engineering, according to the Government of Ontario. To address these disparities, the province recently announced a program called the Industry-Led Career Initiative, which will […]

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Immigrants Make Up 21.9% of Canada’s Population: StatsCan


The share of Canada’s growing population made up by immigrants has risen to 21.9 percent, up from 20.6 percent in 2011, and the majority of recent immigrants arrived through an economic immigration program. These are just a couple of the many insights published by StatsCan, based on data gathered in last year’s census. The immigrant […]

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Mid-Fall Provincial Nominee Program Update


The past few weeks have witnessed plenty of immigration activity among Canada’s Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs), as provinces across the country continue to welcome applications from a wide range of workers, graduates, and entrepreneurs. The PNPs allow Canadian provinces and territories to nominate individuals for permanent immigration. Some PNP streams, known as enhanced streams, are […]

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CanadaVisa News Briefs for Mid-October, 2017


The following is a summary of Canadian immigration and citizenship news events that have taken place over the past couple of weeks. Our Canadian immigration news briefs bring you the latest news as it happens. When published, these articles are posted across our social media channels, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+ and LinkedIn. Follow on social […]

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Ontario Accepting Applications for Masters and PhD Graduate Streams


The Canadian province of Ontario has reopened two popular immigration streams for international post-graduates who studied in the province: the Masters Graduate stream, and the PhD Graduate stream. Both of these streams are connected with the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP), one of Canada’s Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs). Through the OINP, the government of Ontario […]

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