Analysis: Solving Canada’s 50-year, $50-billion immigration challenge requires multifaceted action

September 27, 2019

By Canadian News Letter | Credential recognition is a 50-year-old problem, and it’s now costing the Canadian economy an estimated $50 billion per year...

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Many Canadians think more refugees are admitted than actually are. Here’s why that’s a problem

September 26, 2019

By Global News | Canadians are much more likely to overestimate the number of refugees the country admits every year than to underestimate it, a study shows....

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Candidates discuss migrant workers, refugees, immigration at Central Okanagan forum

September 24, 2019

By Lake Country Calendar Candidates from both Central Okanagan ridings met at the Kelowna Downtown Library on Saturday (Sept. 22) to discuss immigration, refugees and migrant workers with their potential constituents....

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Syrian newcomers hope business takes off after starting Calgary flight simulator centre Social Sharing

September 23, 2019

By CBC News | When a job didn’t materialize, Tammam Altajar decided to wing it Tammam Altajar came to Calgary from Syria two years ago and struggled to find work before setting up a state-of-the-art flight simulator in the city’s northeast....

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Raise-a-Reader: Refugee single mom of daughter with autism grateful for literacy help

September 23, 2019

By Vancouver Sun | The mom didn’t attend school in Africa growing up and wants to get her high school diploma so she can train as a worker who helps in seniors homes. Her daughter was diagnosed earlier thanks to a private assessment....

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Burnaby employers expect moderate hiring in final quarter 2019

September 21, 2019

By Burnaby Now | Burnaby and Coquitlam employers are cautiously optimistic about hiring heading into the final quarter of 2019, according to a recently released survey....

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