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January 05, 2017

BC Refugees JobConnect is an online tool designed to support connection between job-ready refugees and...

January 05, 2017

Canadian Immigrant magazine is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the ninth annual RBC Top 25...

January 03, 2017

A year ago this December, the first wave of Syrian refugees to Canada arrived in their new homes across the country. But for some, home is still another big move away.

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January 01, 2017

CITY OF SURREY

JANUARY

  • The first of 25,000 refugees headed for Canada begin to arrive in Surrey. Speaking to the public for the first time...
December 27, 2016

Mainu Ahmed recalls that catastrophic confusion made the case for a Muslim-based food bank several years ago.

Muslims collecting food from the Surrey Food Bank, he said...

December 23, 2016

2016 has been a remarkable year, and 2017 promises to bring even more positive news for individuals and families immigrating to Canada

Canadian immigration programs can...

December 21, 2016

Improving access to job opportunities for Canadians and creating the conditions for growth will help families in the middle class and those working hard to join it. That’s why...

December 19, 2016

Government is investing more than $630,000 to find new ways for refugees and immigrants to join British Columbia’s growing economy.

Minister of Social Development and...

December 14, 2016

Canada is adopting a lottery system to replace the current first-come, first-served immigration process to reunite parents and grandparents.

The change, which will take...

December 12, 2016

On December 9, 2016, Immigrant Services Society of British Columbia (ISS of BC) released the...