Victoria, British Columbia, is one of the top “small cities” in the world A UK-based magazine that explores worldwide urban culture examined cities with less than 250,000 people to compile their Small Cities Index. The cities in the report are described as cities that are well-connected and offer excellent business opportunities, access to nature, and […]
The Conference Board of Canada is predicting that if the country can avoid a second shutdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the economy could grow by an incredible 6.7 percent in 2021 and by a robust 4.8 percent in 2022. Canada’s national unemployment rate should peak in the second quarter at 13.7 percent, the highest […]
Karen Rojas relocated from Venezuela to the Eastern Townships eight months ago. She had no job leads, and she didn’t speak English or French. She now has a job and is learning both languages at the Mont Sutton ski hill. Rojas participated in the “Earn While You Learn” program, along with 15 others. Mont Sutton […]
Mont Sutton had 85 open job positions when the human resources coordinator, Veronique Dumont, started working at the ski resort She said, “Recruitment here, like everywhere else, is very difficult.” Dumont came up with an idea and partnered with the Eastern Townships School Board and CEDEC, an employability organization. They began the Earn While You […]
New full-time jobs in Canada saw an increase of close to 90,000 positions and 78,600 employee jobs in the private industry. The unemployment rate decreased to 5.6 percent, an all-time low. The survey by Statistics Canada showed a total of 94,100 net jobs for the greatest monthly rise since 2012 when there was an increase […]
According to a new BMO report, “where have all the good people gone, now?”, Ottawa was ranked first regarding “Labor Market Attractiveness.
An immigrant initially from Africa, now living in Winnipeg, Manitoba, has won the lottery two times over the past five months.
Canada’s multi-year plan to welcome a million immigrants by 2020 under the direction of Canadian Immigration Minister drew praise in the OECD Biennial Report.
Canadian Visa Expert present in this video why Canada has one of the best education system in the world.
The Canadian provincial capital of Victoria, British Columbia, has been named the city with the most desirable “luxury real estate.”