New immigrants healthier than Canadian-born population

April 26, 2019

By North Island Gazette | A new study released by Statistics Canada has found that new immigrants to Canada are generally healthier than the Canadian-born population....

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Immigration won’t replace Canada’s aging workforce

April 26, 2019

By Vancouver Sun | “The question is: Why do we need immigration? Well, five million Canadians are set to retire by 2035. And we have fewer people working to support seniors and retirees,” Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen said recently, echoing the watchwords of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau....

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How one man is honouring his mom by giving back to immigrants

April 24, 2019

By CBC News | Charles Aondo wants to help immigrants with his business idea — he’s setting up a clothing company and event business to help raise money for a special immigrant fund. Aondo is originally from Nigeria, but has lived on P.E.I. for about 10 years....

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Sharmarke Dubow was elected six months ago. He wants to move on from being known as Victoria’s ‘refugee city councillor’

April 24, 2019

By Star Vancouver | At 35, Sharmarke Dubow has sworn more than his share of solemn oaths....

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Efforts to recruit skilled foreign workers to northern Ontario paying off, official says

April 23, 2019

By CBC News | A man who is helping to recruit skilled workers to northern Ontario says efforts to attract immigrants from abroad are starting to pay off....

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Job market to remain tight in coming years: report

April 22, 2019

By North Delta Reporter | The British Columbia job market is the tightest in the nation and expected to remain hot for years to come, according to a major Canadian economic think tank....

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