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British Columbia Looks to Boost Skilled Immigration in the Province

The British Columbia government in now looking into ways to encourage an interest for skilled workers to immigrate to the province. As recently stated by BC Premier Christy Clark: With a million job openings and only two-thirds of the people available to fill them, we have a looming problem and we cannot grow the economy […]

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Canada Encourages Foreign Immigration to PhD Students

According to a report on CBC News, Canada will start accepting some PhD students to boost the country’s science, technology and math sectors. Minister of State for science and technology, Gary Goodyear, announced the government’s plans earlier in November, stating that the government was focusing on the success of the Canadian Experience Class . Immigration […]

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Canadian Visas Projected to Drop by 5%

Canadian Visas Projected to Drop by 5%

New figures indicate the federal government hopes to reduce overall immigration next year by five per cent, mainly by cutting back on family reunification visas. Among the hardest hit by the lower immigration targets will be parents and grandparents looking to join their children and grandchildren in Canada.¬†According to a report by CBC News: The […]

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