Coronavirus: While U.S. bans immigrants, Canada welcomes them

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Wed, 22 Apr 2020 20:09:50 +0000

America’s temporary ban on immigration is set to come into effect later today, according to a Tweet by President Donald Trump. Trump is expected to sign an Executive Order which will stop immigration to the U.S. for 60 days. Trump’s immigration ban is being criticized for having less to do with stopping the spread of […]

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Trump to suspend immigration to U.S.; Canada remains open

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 17:04:26 +0000

President Donald Trump has announced that he will sign an Executive Order to temporarily suspend U.S. immigration as early as Wednesday April 22, citing coronavirus concerns. The president first made the announcement via Twitter on Monday night. On Tuesday evening, during his daily coronavirus briefing at the White House, president Trump said that his administration […]

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Trump to suspend immigration to U.S.

Credit to Author: CIC News| Date: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 17:04:26 +0000

President Donald Trump tweeted that he will sign an Executive Order to temporarily suspend U.S. immigration, citing coronavirus concerns. News reports and critics flooded the internet since the tweet was posted Monday night, but no official details have been released. “In light of the attack from the Invisible Enemy, as well as the need to […]

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Canada winning race for talent: U.S. presidential campaigns overlooking foreign workers, students

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 11 Mar 2020 14:49:11 +0000

On immigration policy in the U.S., the two frontrunners in the Democratic race have had a lot to say on how to undo Trump administration policies affecting migrants and undocumented immigrants. However, they have not focused a lot of their campaigning efforts addressing the area of economic immigration where Canada appears to be winning. As […]

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U.S. immigration policies pushing tech talent to Canada

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 09 Aug 2019 20:13:51 +0000

Mezyad AlMasoud holds two master’s degrees and is the CEO of a company that manages money for professional athletes. He is also one of the highly-skilled immigrants forced to leave America because of immigration reforms in 2017. AlMasoud had wanted to go to America since he was a child growing up in Kuwait. “I had […]

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Trudeau says immigration gives Canada ‘competitive advantage’ over U.S.


Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada’s immigration policies are giving it a big advantage over the United States when it comes to attracting business.   “We’re a country that’s open to immigration right now,” he said earlier this week, on the eve of the November 6 U.S. mid-term elections. “Being able to get the top […]

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