Immigration’s importance to economic recovery in Canada in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic was clearly evident in Ottawa’s 2021‒2023 Immigration Levels Plan unveiled late last year. “Immigration is essential to getting us through the pandemic, but also to our short-term economic recovery and our long-term economic growth,” said Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino. “Canadians have
Canada’s Start-Up Visa Program is an increasingly popular way for Hong Kong residents to gain permanent residency in Canada – a trend that is holding true despite the global COVID-19 pandemic. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada figures show this entrepreneurship program allowed 20 Hong Kong residents to become new permanent residents of Canada in 2018.
A new study has confirmed what many experts have long believed – that migration is good for a country’s economic prospects. The study, which was summarized for a post on the World Economic Forum website, looked at how immigration effects population and income for the receiving country as well as how emigration effects population
As Canada heads into 2015, analysts are trying to forecast what lies ahead for the world’s 11th biggest economy. Below we take a look at recent economic performance markers that could give us a fair indication on what to expect in 2015. Free trade agreements Canada has now concluded free trade agreements with more than