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Moving to Canada as an international student during COVID: What to prepare

Last updated: March 28, 2022 The Canadian government is regularly revising travel restrictions for people entering the country, based on the progression of the COVID-19 pandemic. As of October 2022, all COVID-19 related travel restrictions, including vaccination requirements, COVID-19 testing, quarantine requirements, and masking advisories have been removed. All [...]

COVID-19ImmigrationFebruary 3, 2021

Government guidelines and restrictions for travel to Canada

Last updated: November 30, 2022 Even though the pandemic situation is showing signs of improvement and COVID-19 restrictions in Canada are easing, there’s still a sense of looming uncertainty for many newcomers. For newcomers who are preparing to move to Canada in these times, planning international travel amidst ever-changing [...]

COVID-19FinanceOctober 8, 2020

The Canada Recovery Benefit (CRB): What you should know

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has affected employment and income for many globally. In Canada, the government implemented many benefits such as the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) and also outlined an Economic Response Plan to help individuals and businesses facing hardship. The Canada Recovery Benefit (CRB) closed for retroactive [...]

COVID-19StudyingJuly 29, 2020

What you should know as an international student in post-COVID Canada

Last updated: November 30, 2022   Note Effective October 2022, the Government of Canada has removed all COVID-19 related travel restrictions, including vaccination and testing requirements, quarantine, the mandatory use of ArriveCAN, and masking in public places. However, as the pandemic evolves, travel restrictions may continue to be [...]

CareerCOVID-19May 1, 2020

Tips for starting a new job while social distancing

From an interview with Laura Stürmer, Senior Associate Brand Manager, and Arrive Ambassador.   Laura Stürmer came to Canada from Brazil as an international student in 2016. She started as a marketing coordinator at a major Canadian retailer, where until very recently, she was an Associate Band Manager. Laura interviewed [...]