News November, 2014

Surrey Tree Lighting Festival

Date: November 22, 2014 | Noon – 8:00 PMLocation: City Plaza and Centre Stage/Council Chambers at Surrey City Hall, 13450 104 Avenue Learn more

New bill shuts door to immigrants in polygamous, forced marriages

By Karolyn Coorsh, CTV News | Link to Article The Conservative government has announced new legislation aimed at eliminating polygamous and forced marriages from Canada’s immigration stream. Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander said Wednesday the new legislation will also strengthen laws to protect immigrant women from cultural, gender-based violence.

Canada’s top 100 employers for 2015 announced

By Canadian HR Reporter | Link to Article The top 100 employers in Canada for 2015 were officially announced Tuesday, in the 15th consecutive year of Mediacorp’s Canada’s Top 100 Employers competition.