By Canadian Immigrant Magazine | The federal government has announced a temporary pause to the popular Parent and Grandparent Sponsorship Program for 2020. The program will not be accepting new applications at this point. The Program usually opens for application once a year, which is often in January.
News January, 2020
By Canadian Immigrant Magazine | With little fanfare, Canada made history at a recent United Nations conference in Geneva by having a refugee as part of its official delegation.
By Canadian Immigrant Magazine | Accenture has made a cash and in-kind services grant of more than C$1.1 million to ACCES Employment, a Canadian non-profit that helps connect employers with qualified workers from diverse backgrounds.
By HR Reporter | Despite the advent of online selling, sales associates are still the most in-demand workers this year, according to Randstad Canada. Sales associate topped the list of in-demand jobs with an annual salary of $38,200 to $50,600, says Randstad Canada, citing data from Gartner Talent Neuron and Randstad’s internal systems, which measure … Continued
Immigrant Employment Council of BC is celebrating National Mentoring Month this January!
By Vancouver Sun | B.C.’s Iranian community was plunged into grief Wednesday after at least 13 people from this province with ties to Iran were among the 176 people killed when an airliner crashed into a field in Iran.
By Vancouver Sun | In a western world progressively polarized by ideology rooted in identity, race and religion, five up-and-coming thinkers are offering perspectives that go beyond the monotonous truisms of the political left and right.
By CIC News | Millions of new Canadians will arrive through Canada’s various immigration programs during the new decade and several expected policy updates will help to pave the way in 2020.
By CBC News | ‘It’s a very vast cultural divide that many of them face,’ says diversity and inclusion expert
By Winnipeg Free Press | The new decade began full of love and hope for one newcomer who faced hatred, death and despair not long ago.