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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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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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Philanthropists Provide Funding to Help 685 Refugees Immigrate to Canada

Nearly $3.5 million was donated by philanthropists in Canada and the U.S. to help community groups cover the cost of sponsorship. Thanks to the generous donations, 685 refugees will arrive in Canada by the end of the year, and 37 of those will reside in British Columbia. They are a part of the Blended Visa […]

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Canada’s Population Growing at Fastest Rate in Nearly 30 Years

Canada experienced the most substantial increase in decades by growing more than half a million people over the past year. Preliminary estimates were released by Statistics Canada that showed Canada’s population reached 37.1 million on July 1, 2018, an increase of 518,588 from one year earlier, making it the biggest gain since 1957. The 1.4 […]