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500,000 new residents came to Canada in 2009
May 17, 2010 – 10:48 pm | One Comment
500,000 new residents came to Canada in 2009

If you’re new to Canada or if you’re think­ing of set­tling here, you’re not alone.

More than half a mil­lion new­com­ers – per­ma­nent res­i­dents, tem­po­rary work­ers, and for­eign stu­dents – came to live in Canada in

Best places to live: Canada’s Top 10 cities
May 6, 2010 – 9:01 am | 7 Comments
Best places to live: Canada’s Top 10 cities

Most new­com­ers to Canada set­tle in the coun­try’s largest urban areas: Toronto, Vancouver, and Montreal.

Yet accord­ing to the MoneySense 2010 Best Places to Live survey — which rat­ed 179 Canadian cities and towns …

Business in Vancouver: Can the city attract top talent?
May 3, 2010 – 7:05 am | Comments Off on Business in Vancouver: Can the city attract top talent?
Business in Vancouver: Can the city attract top talent?

Vancouver-based social media exec Rochelle Grayson — an expat who’s lived in Germany and the U.S. as well as in Canada — recent­ly blogged about what she called “Vancouver’s Challenging Business Environment.”

She …

New to Toronto? Here’s your first stop
April 21, 2010 – 7:05 am | Comments Off on New to Toronto? Here’s your first stop
New to Toronto? Here’s your first stop

If you’re think­ing of immi­grat­ing to Toronto, or if you’ve recent­ly arrived, a great resource is the City of Toronto Immigration & Settlement Portal.

It can help you with ques­tions large and small, includ­ing:…

Toronto Meetups for American and British expats
April 19, 2010 – 5:00 am | One Comment
Toronto Meetups for American and British expats

Attention Americans and Brits in Toronto: it’s time to meet up with fel­low expats.

Both the Toronto Expat American Meetup Group and the Toronto Expat Brit Meetup Group are host­ing events this week.

Got your …