Daphne Bramham: Even in a pandemic, foreign doctors face a system rigged against them

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Sun, 05 Apr 2020 21:15:23 +0000

Opinion: An estimated 5,000 foreign-trained doctors are actively trying to be licensed to work in Canada. But nobody’s even calling them up to work in a pandemic.

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IOM, UNHCR suspend resettlement travel; Canada returning irregular migrants to U.S.

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 14:37:46 +0000

Countries around the world have taken drastic measures to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), such as introducing international travel restrictions and tightening their borders. Canada is no exception. However, Canadians, permanent residents, immediate family members of Canadians and permanent residents, as well as study and work permit holders will still be able […]

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Canada continues to accept permanent and temporary residence applications and adapt processes

Credit to Author: David Cohen| Date: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 16:41:21 +0000

Canada is taking steps to continue to attract global talent from around the world during a time of global efforts to contain the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Canada’s federal and provincial governments operate more than 80 economic class immigration pathways today, plus many more pathways for those who arrive under the family or refugee classes, as […]

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Which cities in Canada attract the most immigrants?

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 16:56:00 +0000

Cities across Canada are engaged in a heated competition to attract more immigrants. Due to their aging populations and low birth rates, cities need more immigrants to keep their economies strong. At the national level, Canada welcomed more than 341,000 immigrants in 2019 or about 0.9 per cent of its population. Canada is welcoming more […]

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Canadian refugee makes history as UN delegate

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 20:54:19 +0000

With little fanfare, Canada made history at a recent United Nations conference in Geneva by having a refugee as part of its official delegation. While Mustafa Alio’s role as a state delegate had gone largely unnoticed, it marked a historic moment for the international community to – for the first time – have a refugee […]

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