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If Your Candidate Loses, Will You Move to Canada ?
November 5, 2012 – 12:50 pm | Comments Off on If Your Candidate Loses, Will You Move to Canada ?
If Your Candidate Loses, Will You Move to Canada ?

Eve­ry four years, as the next US pre­si­den­tial elec­tion approaches, the spe­cu­la­tion begins anew.

Will thou­sands of Ame­ri­cans move to Cana­da if their can­di­date loses ?

In « At a Loss ? There’s Always Cana­da, » the New York Times

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 …

Six ways to avoid immigration scams
May 4, 2011 – 3:14 pm | 2 Comments
Six ways to avoid immigration scams

Loo­king for help with your immi­gra­tion paper­work ? Watch out for people fal­se­ly clai­ming to be « Immi­gra­tion Consultants. » 

The govern­ment of Cana­da has recent­ly begun cra­cking down on scam­mers tar­ge­ting poten­tial immigrants.

Accor­ding to Citi­zen­ship and …

To find happiness, come to Montreal
August 2, 2010 – 4:04 pm | Comments Off on To find happiness, come to Montreal
To find happiness, come to Montreal

Loo­king for hap­pi­ness ? Lone­ly Pla­net says, « Come to Montreal. »

The Aus­tra­lia-based tra­vel guide com­pa­ny recent­ly publi­shed a list of the World’s 10 Hap­piest Places, and the city of Mon­treal – des­cri­bed as « clean, wel­co­ming

Need a job ? Come to Canada
July 19, 2010 – 10:35 am | 3 Comments
Need a job ? Come to Canada

Cana­da has been get­ting a lot of love from the U.S. media late­ly. As the U.S. eco­no­my conti­nues to floun­der, the Ame­ri­can press is saying, « Go North ! »

Stub­born­ly high unem­ploy­ment rates got you down ? Not sold …