What It’s Like to Live in Quebec as a Newcomer The province of Quebec is the second most populous province of Canada so why exactly have so many people chosen to live in Quebec? For so many reasons! Quebec is lush with beautiful landscapes, rich history, vibrant professional and a mature sports, some of the […]Continue Reading
Life in Canada as an Immigrant
The latest Canada immigration news and updates on living in Canada as an immigrant including on how new immigrants to Canada adapt. Moving to Canada can be a hard adjustment to a new life, job, neighborhood, language, currency, and culture but here are the latest stories on life in Canada as a Canadian citizen, Permanent Resident, or visitor. Canada living can be quite different than your home country but sometimes thats the best part of Canada, it is unlike any other country!
What is Victoria Day? Every year on the last Monday before May 25th, all of Canada takes off work and school to celebrate the birthday of Queen Victoria of England. Born May 24, 1819, Queen Victoria was the longest reigning monarch of England until the current Queen Elizabeth II. Though nowadays Victoria Day unofficially marks […]Continue Reading
Canada is known for their diverse and riveting culture which is shown by their vast and world renowned festivals. Everything from rock music festivals to sophisticated cultural events, Canadian festivals have attracted foreign visitors from all around the world. Canadian Festivals 2019 1. Honda Celebration of Light, Vancouver (July/August) Every year the Celebration of […]Continue Reading
The India to Canada migration has a fascinating history spanning over many years. Starting with just a few migrants landing ashore in Vancouver and British Columbia, Indo-Canadians now make up one of Canada’s largest and most well-advanced immigrant communities. Why do many Indians Migrate to Canada? Indians migrate to Canada for many different reasons, it […]Continue Reading
*** UPDATE: This post was originally written on March 11, 2016. As of November 8, 2016, Donald Trump is now the President-elect of the United States of America. If this is reason enough for you to consider immigrating to Canada, please scroll down to “What Types of Visas Are Available?” for more information. *** Donald […]Continue Reading
The Liberal government has been focusing their legislative efforts on improving the existing Citizenship Act in order to allow immigrants to apply for Canadian Citizenship earlier and easier than the procedure currently in place. The goal, according to the chair of the House Immigration Committee, MP Borys Wrzesnewskyj, is for the bill known as C-6 is passed into law […]Continue Reading
What is the Canadian Citizenship Test? The Canadian citizenship test is required for individuals between ages 18 and 54 applying for citizenship. It is most commonly a written test, but sometimes an applicant will be required to take oral test with a citizenship officer instead. The test focuses on subjects like citizens’ rights, freedoms, and responsibilities, along […]Continue Reading
At the end of the month, Bill C-24, otherwise known as the Strengthening Canadian Citizenship Act, partially came into effect, essentially introducing a two-tier citizenship system. Below, we’re going to take a look at what this means for those who want to apply for Canadian citizenship, as well as current Canadian citizens. Grants of Citizenship First, […]Continue Reading
If you’re intending to move to Canada, there are certain questions you need to ask yourself to ensure that you’re making the right decision. This includes your motivations for moving as well as practicalities such as whether you have enough savings, and how you’ll support yourself once you get there. Moving to Canada Vice president […]Continue Reading
Do you want to live and work in Canada, but are debating whether you really need to hire an immigration lawyer? Technically, there is no legal requirement to hire an immigration lawyer to represent your case. According to the Government of Canada: “You do not need to hire an immigration representative. It is up to you. […]Continue Reading
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