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News February, 2020
By Canadian Immigrant Magazine | A new tax season is upon us. Let’s warm up this winter with a primer on the changes to the tax return.
By Vancouver Sun | The federal government faced calls Monday to add more diversity to the senior ranks of the public service, as black civil servants gathered in the national capital to share their experiences of racism and discrimination in the workplace — and discuss ways to prevent it in the future.
By Vancouver Sun | Three distinguished female economists believe the pay gap at the top of companies and government has less to do with overt discrimination and more to do with women’s decisions.
By Welland Tribune | A new grant is giving newcomers to Canada the opportunity to start or advance their small business.
By HR Reporter | Nearly seven in 10 (69 per cent) Canadian employees have an RRSP, up from 60 per cent last year, according to a new survey by BMO. For 2019, people say they contributed $6,409, up from $5,247 in 2018, while the average amount held in RRSP accounts increased to $111,922, up by … Continued
By CIC News | Cities across Canada are engaged in a heated competition to attract more immigrants. Due to their aging populations and low birth rates, cities need more immigrants to keep their economies strong.
By Richmond News | Students at Steveston-London were tinkering away on a half a dozen bicycles in their shop class on Tuesday morning — and the fruits of their labour will benefit recently arrived refugees in Richmond.
By HR Reporter | Professional development strategy can help foster employee engagement and loyalty, say HR decision-makers
By HR Reporter | Did you know applications for international students in Canada grew by 8.6% in 2019?