Immigrants Canada

Why Temporary Foreign Workers Should Be Made Permanent Citizens

Steve Lafleur | Posted 07.29.2014 | Canada Business
Steve Lafleur

Some Canadian provinces and industries have the same need for foreign workers, and so it's crucial that the appropriate program is in place to meet these needs. The TFWP may be the right model in some instances, but permanent immigration is generally preferable. The temporary foreign worker program is only a temporary fix to the problem of labour shortages in Canada. What we really need is more foreign workers to become citizens. The Canadian government is catching onto this notion.

The Canadian Population Most Likely To Use Food Banks

CBC | Posted 02.23.2013 | Canada Impact

Every Saturday morning, like millions of other Canadian families, Quxia Lin and her children, Emily and Aiden, do their grocery shopping. ...

Immigration Changes Target Foreign Crooks

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.20.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - New legislation introduced Wednesday by the Conservative government gives greater powers to the immigration and public safety ministers to de...

Want Into Canada? You Better Speak The Language

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.11.2012 | Canada Politics

SASKATOON - Some immigrants hoping to say hello or bonjour to Canada are now going to have to prove they actually know how to say it.Starting this Jul...

How Being a Minority Taught Me Tolerance

Omar Alghabra | Posted 06.03.2012 | Canada
Omar Alghabra

I moved to Canada when I was 19, where I became a member of a small minority and was exposed to other cultures and lifestyles that were alien to me. It was a transformation from the simplicity of being part of a homogeneous dominant culture to the humility of having to explain who you are.

Feds Add Names To Controversial Most-Wanted List

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.12.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The federal government is continuing its controversial practice of publicizing the names and faces of most-wanted dangerous immigrants in t...

The Problem With Canada's Most-Wanted War Criminals List

CP | Will Campbell, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.10.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Canada Border Services Agency was warned that publishing a "most wanted" list to track down and deport alleged foreign war criminals coul...

Canadian History A Strong Point With Newcomers

CBC | Posted 02.26.2012 | Canada Living

The longer you've been in the country, the less confident you may be about your knowledge of Canada's past. That’s accordin...