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Sikh Heritage Month: The South Asian pioneers of Fraser Mills

April 11, 2019

By Vancouver Sun | Narain Singh Dosanjh was only 16 years old when he made the gruelling month-long voyage by sea from India to Vancouver in 1907....

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Refugee advocates ‘shocked and dismayed’ over asylum changes in budget bill

April 11, 2019

By Vancouver Courier | Lawyers and advocates who work directly with refugees say they are dismayed by proposed changes to asylum laws included in the Liberals’ new budget bill, calling them a devastating attack on refugee rights in Canada....

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Canada introduces act to create new regulatory body for immigration consultants

April 11, 2019

By CIC News Proposed College of Immigration and Citizenship Consultants responds to concerns with non-lawyer representatives...

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Canada commits $10 million to help newcomers find work and enter job market faster

April 11, 2019

By CIC News Funding will develop 15 projects through Canada’s Foreign Credential Recognition Program...

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House hunting hurdles for newcomers to Canada

April 11, 2019

By Canadian Immigrant Magazine Impossibly high real estate prices, unreasonable rental landlords and credit history woes are just some of the house hunting horrors that newcomers face in Canada...

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BC will need more than 14,600 additional construction and maintenance industry workers to meet peak labour demands by 2021

April 8, 2019

By Globe News Wire | The labour market in British Columbia’s construction and maintenance industry has already experienced shortages and will require at least 14,600 additional workers by peak market activity in 2021, according to the latest labour market forecast released today by BuildForce Canada....

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