By Daily Commercial News | The latest labour market statistics served up by Statistics Canada indicate a number-of-jobs increase year over year, in January 2019, of +1.8% and a nation-wide unemployment rate of 5.8%. In an earlier article (“Canada’s +67,000 January Jobs Number Launches Year on Fast Track”), there was discussion of industrial sub-sector jobs … Continued
News February, 2019
By Globe and Mail | Wang Weidong’s shop in Chinatown offers the typical bounty of the Montreal dépanneur − lottery tickets, toothpaste, fireworks, an entire wall of snacks and, of course, beer and wine. One recent morning, the store also featured novel fare: French lessons.
By North Shore News | It starts with a meal and ends with an education.
SURVEY: Half of B.C. immigrants say they do not find jobs matching their training, skills and experience
By Globe News Wire | Newcomers with professional and trades skills feel welcomed in B.C. but most say their workplace credentials are undervalued, leading to economic difficulties and employment exclusion, according to a new survey by Vancity in partnership with Angus Reid Global.
By Vancouver Sun | Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Ahmed Hussen came to Windsor Wednesday to celebrate the four decades of success of the country’s private refugee sponsorship program.
By Vancouver Sun | Populism has arisen virtually everywhere in the West, but remains weak in English Canada.
By IKEA News | IKEA Canada is launching a coast-to-coast program that will support the company in hiring 250 refugees over the next three years.
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By Canadian Immigrant Magazine | It’s a devastating immigrant story. An internationally trained doctor arrives in Canada eager to start a new life, but after months of obstacles in relicensing and job searching, the doctor gets frustrated, depressed and ends up taking a survival job.
By TriCities News Discussions related to immigration in Canada have been dominated in recent months by two topics: refugee claimants and family reunification.