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Expat News - Canada

The Maple Pub Brings Canadian Culture to China

Canadians are well known to be extremely proficient at making their mark wherever they go as friendly, good natured individuals with a love of all things hockey. However, Wenzhou, China, would seem to most people to be an unlikely place for the Maple Leaf flag to fly high. Read More...

Relocating to Canada is Proving a Challenge for Many New Immigrnats

It seems that moving to Canada has not been smooth sailing for many expats, a new report has shown. Citing that forty six percent of Canada's new immigrants have stated that finding initial employment was one of the main difficulties they faced after relocating to the Great White North Read More...

Future Support for Francophone Expats

Canada’s Immigration Minister said that he would progress talks on how his cabinet would be able to crank up the support with regards to making Francophone immigrants feel more comfortable when making the considerable move to Canadian shores. Read More...

Canada Introduces Start-Up Visa Programme

The Canadian government will provide a $5 million grant for scholarship and research internships for international students, the British Columbia Liberal government recently announced. Read More...

Canadian Government Announces 5 Million Scholarship Grant for International Students

In a world-first initiative, Canada has installed a new visa programme aimed at foreign entrepreneurs, in a bid to encourage economic growth in Canada. The programme could potentially see a rapid increase of foreigners relocating to Canada and a boost in the economy. Read More...

Super Visa Program Proclaimed a Success

Canada’s Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister Jason Kenney announced in mid-May 2012 that the Parent and Grandparent Super Visa program, which the country’s immigration department introduced in December of 2011, “is a great success”. Read More...

Canada labels UK ‘Unfair’ in Frozen Pensions Row

The minister for human resources in Canada has issued a formal statement that labels the British coalition government as ‘unfair’ in its latest dealings with expat pensioners in commonwealth Canada. Read More...

Canada Tops List of Top Places to Live for British Expats

According to the NatWest International Personal Banking Quality of Life Index, Canada gained tops marks as the country which has the best quality of life experience. Read More...

Canadian Immigration Wizard Reaches 1 Million Users

Launched on 5th August 2011, the Come to Canada Wizard has had over 1 million hits in just 9 months. The online software was developed by the Citizenship and Immigration Organisation of Canada, and is designed to help people determine if they are eligible to work, live or study in the country.   Read More...

Canada Works on Eliminating Immigration Backlog

The Citizenship and Immigration of Canada (CIC) organisation has announced proposals in their 2012 economic action plan to overhaul the dated Federal Skilled Worker immigration process, in existence in the country today. Part of the improvement proposal includes refunding application fees and returning applications to all those which may have applied for visas and seen little progress over the years. Read More...