Evelyn Ackah | How the US RAISE ACT Impacts Canada

  President Trump proposed changes to cut US immigration on August 2, introducing The Reforming American Immigration for Strong Employment (RAISE) Act. Immigration reform was a key platform in Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign and he pledged to put American workers first. President Trump introduced the bill saying “our low-skilled [immigration] system with a points-based system.” The proposed…

Citizenship and Immigration Canada announced a new program today that I think has a lot of merit. It is a “start-up visa” aimed at potential immigrants who wish to start a business in Canada.  We have not seen this type of visa in the past.  Although we used to have the entrepreneur program, that was…

If you or someone you know are immigrating or traveling to Vancouver, BC, be sure to visit some of our favourite spots listed below (in no particular order). We’ve provided a map at the end of this post of each location. You won’t find Stanley Park or Granville Island in this post – these are spots…

I typically post blogs on immigration rules and processes but today I’m going to take a step back and discuss the advantages of moving to Canada. Generally speaking, people choose to emigrate from their home country seeking a better life and better opportunities for themselves and their families. Migration could be permanent, or temporary in…