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First Time Canada’s Economy Is More Competitive Than US

Canada has risen above the United States for the first time in the history of the world’s most competitive economies. Canada increased five places to 8th in the Swiss-based business school IMD’s yearly ranking.  The United States fell from 3rd to 10th place, a seven-place drop. It is the worst place in a ranking the […]

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Canada’s Economy More Competitive Than US Economy

Smaller countries are rising in the global competitive market. The director of the School of Transnational Governance at European University Institute, Alexander Stubb, said the success of these less than superpower economies is attributed to their open welfare state.  “They are very transparent in the way they deal with things; they are globally oriented, and […]

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Aging Demographics Drive Demand for Canadian Immigration

Marco Mendicino, Canada’s federal Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship, has announced a plan to fight against Canada’s demographic dilemma. More than nine million baby boomers will be at retirement age over the next ten years, which will create a labor shortage. If the challenges are not considered, healthcare costs could rise, pension payments will […]

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Ontario Optician Has a Vision to Help Others

Sudbury optician, Bryan Todd, is preparing for a ten-day excursion to Kenya, Africa. He will be taking limited clothing and toiletries as his suitcases will be packed with 1,500 pairs of eyeglasses. While in the country, Dr. Todd will be performing vision tests and handing out glasses to those from Zawadi la Tumaini, a Nairobi […]

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Median Wealth Per Canadian Adult Higher Than in the USA

Over the next five years, the number of millionaires living in Canada will more than double, according to a report from Credit Suisse. The growth rate is speedier than other developed countries, even the United States. In 2018, there were 1.3 million Canadian millionaires, and that is predicted to jump by 54 percent to close […]

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Watch: More South Asian Immigrants Working in Canada as Truck Drivers

Over one-third of Canada’s 181,000 truck drivers are immigrants, and the majority of them are from India and speak Punjabi, according to Statistics Canada’s National Household Survey. A new organization, North American Punjabi Trucking Association, is proof of the group’s growing heft. Based in California, NAPTA trains new members on new technology and regulations, and […]

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More People Work in Canada’s Clean Energy Sector

The clean-energy field in Canada is expanding more quickly than the economy in its entirety. Other well-known industries are feeling the pressure of finding skilled workers due to the growth. A think-tank at Simon Fraser University, Clean Energy Canada, released a study showing a picture of the industry that people do not know much about. […]

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Watch: Canadians Have Most Favorable Attitude Toward Immigrants

People living in Canada, no matter their political views, share positive views of newcomers, according to a report by the Washington-based Pew Research Center. Canadians view immigrants as a strength, not a burden. The director of ethnic, immigration and pluralism studies at the University of Toronto’s Munk School, Jeffery Reitz, said, “Canada is on the […]