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FinanceNov 9, 2023

Common scams that newcomers to Canada should know about

When newcomers move to Canada, it usually takes them a few months to settle in and figure out the local way of life. Many are unaware of standard government processes or authentic ways of sharing their banking or personal information with organizations, making them easy targets for various frauds [...]

Popular holiday markets and winter festivals in Canada

The holiday season is a time to spend with friends and family, enjoy winter activities, and relish good food. Winter festivals and Christmas/winter markets are a popular attraction in Canada during the holidays. Most markets open in November and run through December, providing a huge window for you and [...]

ImmigrationOct 23, 2023

Canadian immigration streams for Ukrainians: PR pathway and CUAET

Читайте цю статтю українською нижче Canada is home to over 1.4 million Ukrainians—the second largest population of Ukrainians outside of their own country. In light of the ongoing situation in Ukraine, Canada is extending its support to impacted Ukrainians and their families in Canada and abroad. Although applications under [...]

ImmigrationAug 30, 2023

How to move to Canada from Hong Kong

Residents of Hong Kong have a variety of immigration options they can leverage to move to Canada. Whether you intend to move to Canada permanently or temporarily to work or study, there are likely some immigration programs you qualify for. In addition to the traditional routes, the Government [...]

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CareerMay 4, 2023

Most in-demand jobs in Quebec for newcomers

As the only primarily French-speaking province in Canada, Quebec is culturally distinct from other provinces and territories. For many Francophone newcomers, settling in Quebec is an obvious choice and the province welcomes between 30,000 and 50,000 newcomers each year. The provincial government invites newcomers with the skills and experience [...]

FinanceMar 22, 2023

Canadian tax changes newcomers should know about in 2023

As a newcomer to Canada, it’s important you’re aware of Canadian taxation rules to file your tax returns accurately and take advantage of benefits and credits you’re entitled to. The Government of Canada introduced several new tax measures and modified some existing guidelines which you should know about for [...]

FinanceStudyingDec 25, 2022

Scholarship opportunities for international students in Canada

Pursuing a university or college education in Canada can open many career doors, but unfortunately tuition usually doesn’t come cheap. Tuition fees alone can cost tens of thousands of dollars per year, depending on your school and program of choice. In addition, international students in Canada spend anywhere between [...]

StudyingDec 23, 2022

The best Canadian universities for law and legal studies

As an international student, getting a Canadian degree in law or legal studies can unlock exciting career opportunities. Whether you plan to practice law in Canada, enter the world of legal writing or academia, or gain exposure to international law, the world-class programs offered by Canadian universities can bring [...]

StudyingDec 23, 2022

Best Canadian universities for MBA and management programs

As an international student, a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) or a degree in Management, Business, or Marketing from a Canadian university can add immense value to your professional career. Whether you’re planning to work in Canada after your education or return to your home country with international credentials [...]

StudyingDec 23, 2022

Best Canadian universities for engineering and technology programs

As an international student, getting a Canadian degree in engineering or technology can help open avenues to both professional and research fields. Canadian universities are well known for their academic excellence and focus on research, and consequently, Canada boasts of some of the world’s best institutions for engineering and [...]

StudyingDec 23, 2022

Best Canadian universities for communication and media studies

As an international student, getting a Canadian degree in communication and media studies can unlock exciting career opportunities. Canadian universities are renowned for their academic excellence, and many communication and media studies programs offer co-op or internship opportunities to help you get valuable industry experience while you study. If [...]

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