By Andy Yuen, CBC News | Over countless hours spent folding wonton wrappers and mixing hummus, immigrant families have forged their prairie roots in restaurants. From a small-town Chinese restaurant in Lanigan, Sask., to authentic Mexican in Saskatoon, each family has their own story of why they left their home country and what they left … Continued
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By Douglas Todd, Vancouver Sun | Europeans, Britons and Australians are renouncing their Canadian immigrant status at a rapid rate.
By CBC News | British Columbia’s legal aid society will no longer represent new immigration and refugee claimants starting August 1, 2017 because the society says there is a lack of funding. The Legal Services Society (LSS) says the money comes from the federal government — the jurisdiction primarily responsible for funding immigration and refugee … Continued
By Aleesha Harris, Vancouver Sun | Canada has long been praised for its “melting pot” of different cultures. But we don’t always get the opportunity to explore the vast influences that make up the mix. Mashood Max Ali and Ravi Singh wanted to change that — even if for only a day — and they … Continued
By Tyler Orton, Business in Vancouver | When Marty Reed moved from San Francisco to Vancouver in 2015, getting a work permit was a “pretty straightforward” exercise for the venture capital veteran.
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