Immigration key to Canada’s 21st century success
July 10, 2020
By CIC News |
In a new article, two Canadian ministers write on the importance of immigration to the country’s economy.
“The progressive immigration policies we continue to implement are laying the foundation for Canada’s success in the 21st century.”
These are the words of two Canadian ministers who recently wrote on the importance of immigration to the country’s economy.
Marco Mendicino is Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship while Navdeep Bains is the Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry.
Mendicino’s family arrived to Canada from Italy following the Second World War while Bains’ family arrived from India.
Today, the ministers represent two of countless immigrant success stories across Canada as they oversee portfolios which are critical to the country’s economic development.
In their article, Mendicino and Bains discuss that while starting off as new immigrants in Canada can be difficult at first, the country provides newcomers with many opportunities to succeed, which enriches Canada in the process.