Displaying items by tag: Immigration - New Canadian Media - New Canadian Media http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca Sun, 21 Jan 2018 01:57:34 -0500 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb New Immigration Plan Hailed and Flailed http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42752-new-immigration-plan-hailed-and-failed http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42752-new-immigration-plan-hailed-and-failed Although adjustments have been made to improve Canada's immigration policy, critics are quick to point out how much must be still be done.
Canada’s new plan to welcome nearly one million immigrants over the next three years, has been hailed and flailed around…
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Top Stories Thu, 16 Nov 2017 19:59:06 -0500
Closing the Immigrant Wage Gap: Is Speaking English Important? http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42612-closing-the-immigrant-wage-gap-is-speaking-english-important http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42612-closing-the-immigrant-wage-gap-is-speaking-english-important New census data gives insight into Canada’s immigrant population, including how English language proficiency can impact wages. Here, a group of new Canadians take part in a citizenship ceremony in Ottawa in September.
Commentary by: Arvind Magesan in Calgary, AB Statistics Canada has released new data from the 2016 census that shows more…
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Commentary Thu, 26 Oct 2017 20:18:20 -0400
Communicating in a New Country http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42452-communicating-in-a-new-country http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42452-communicating-in-a-new-country Rajabi explains that communication extends beyond the understanding of words.
By: Mona Mashhadi Rajabi in Tehran, Iran Communication is more than understanding the words. I was always aware of language…
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Education Mon, 02 Oct 2017 22:34:13 -0400
Changes Coming to Parent and Grandparent Immigration? http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42341-changes-coming-to-parent-and-grandparent-immigration http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42341-changes-coming-to-parent-and-grandparent-immigration Changes to Canada's immigration policy could help ease the residency process for many parents and grandparents of immigrants
By: Kelly Toughill in Halifax Thousands of families will soon get a second chance to bring parents and grandparents to…
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Policy Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:49:55 -0400
Immigration Lawyers Fear Flow of Misinformation as DACA Ends http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42233-immigration-lawyers-fear-flow-of-misinformation-as-daca-ends http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42233-immigration-lawyers-fear-flow-of-misinformation-as-daca-ends Canadian public services agencies are uneasy following the formal dismissal of the DACA program which some may cause an influx of refugee claimants.
By: Amanda Connolly in Ottawa Immigration lawyers in Canada are warning about risks caused by the spread of misinformation as…
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Top Stories Wed, 06 Sep 2017 20:57:21 -0400
We Just Aren't Making Enough Babies http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42221-we-just-aren-t-making-enough-babies http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42221-we-just-aren-t-making-enough-babies Current birth rates suggest that Canada should look to immigration to sustain steady population growth, writes Sean Cowan.
Commentary by: Sean Cowan Seems like immigration hasn’t been seen in a positive light as of late. Control over immigration…
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Commentary Sun, 03 Sep 2017 15:53:46 -0400
Let’s Toughen Literacy Standards to Boost Immigrant Success http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42045-parisa-mahboubi-let-s-toughen-literacy-standards-to-boost-immigrant-success http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42045-parisa-mahboubi-let-s-toughen-literacy-standards-to-boost-immigrant-success As Canada's job market continues to become more and more competitive, literacy levels must be prioritized to ensure newly landed immigrants are able to keep up
From: Parisa Mahboubi To: Ahmed D. Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Date: August 3, 2017 Re: Let’s Toughen…
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Commentary Tue, 08 Aug 2017 16:42:13 -0400
Let’s Shout these Far-right Losers Down http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41842-lets-shout-these-far-right-losers-down http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41842-lets-shout-these-far-right-losers-down As Canada continues to open its borders to immigrants, more and more hate groups are beginning to emerge.
Commentary by Phil Gurski in Ottawa As I have stated on many occasions, the threat to Canada from Islamist extremist…
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Commentary Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:42:21 -0400
Double Standard, Inadequate Support Hurt Refugee Claimants, Says Kwan http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41719-double-standard-inadequate-support-hurt-refugee-claimants-says-kwan http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41719-double-standard-inadequate-support-hurt-refugee-claimants-says-kwan Federal government not providing support for increasing number of refugee claimants crossing from US, critics say.
By: Jeremy J. Nuttall in Ottawa As a Vancouver society working to support refugees fears closure after being denied federal…
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Politics Mon, 12 Jun 2017 17:39:03 -0400
Revisiting Canada’s Immigration History One Story at a Time http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41711-revisiting-canada-s-immigration-history-one-story-at-a-time http://trial.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41711-revisiting-canada-s-immigration-history-one-story-at-a-time Indian labour workers were amongst the first immigrants to settle in Canada over 100 years ago
by Anita Singh in Toronto In 1904, there were only 40 immigrants from India living in Canada, mostly from the…
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History Sun, 11 Jun 2017 11:21:14 -0400