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Considering Immigration to Canada ? Here are the Best Places for New Immigrants to Live
May 12, 2013 – 12:26 pm | Comments Off on Considering Immigration to Canada ? Here are the Best Places for New Immigrants to Live
Considering Immigration to Canada ? Here are the Best Places for New Immigrants to Live

We recent­ly repor­ted on the Money­sense annual ran­king of Best Places to Live in Cana­da. As part of this year’s sur­vey, the publi­ca­tion also ran­ked Cana­da’s Best Places for New Immi­grants.

Six of the top …

Best Places to Live : Canada’s Top 10 Cities (2013)
May 8, 2013 – 3:21 pm | Comments Off on Best Places to Live : Canada’s Top 10 Cities (2013)
Best Places to Live : Canada’s Top 10 Cities (2013)

Eve­ry year, Money­sense rates Cana­da’s Best Places to Live, wei­ghing fac­tors as diverse as wea­ther, incomes and taxes, job pros­pects, access to health care, home affor­da­bi­li­ty, crime rates, and ove­rall life­style, inclu­ding the per­cen­tage of …

What Languages Does Canada Speak ? A New Census Report
November 15, 2012 – 7:27 am | Comments Off on What Languages Does Canada Speak ? A New Census Report
What Languages Does Canada Speak ? A New Census Report

Twen­ty percent of Cana­da’s popu­la­tion, or near­ly 6,630,000 people, speaks a lan­guage other than English or French at home, accor­ding to a recent report from Sta­tis­tics Canada.

The most wide­ly spo­ken lan­guages include …

Are You Smarter than a 10th Grader (about Canada)? Take this Quiz !
November 1, 2012 – 6:43 am | Comments Off on Are You Smarter than a 10th Grader (about Canada)? Take this Quiz !
Are You Smarter than a 10th Grader (about Canada)? Take this Quiz !

Do you know enough about Cana­dian his­to­ry and govern­ment to pass the Cana­dian citi­zen­ship test ?

Or are you (at least) smar­ter than the ave­rage Cana­dian 10th grader ?

A group of Grade 10 stu­dents recent­ly chal­len­ged two …

Canada Plans to Launch Startup Visa for Immigrant Entrepreneurs in 2013
October 18, 2012 – 7:35 am | Comments Off on Canada Plans to Launch Startup Visa for Immigrant Entrepreneurs in 2013
Canada Plans to Launch Startup Visa for Immigrant Entrepreneurs in 2013

For some time, pro­po­sals have been cir­cu­la­ting for a new « Star­tup Visa, » desi­gned for new­co­mers who want to launch a busi­ness in Cana­da.

Cana­da’s Citi­zen­ship and Immi­gra­tion Minis­ter Jason Ken­ney recent­ly announ­ced that the govern­ment …