NEWS

  • IRCC Releases its 2023 Annual Report to Parliament on Immigration
    The 2023 Annual Report to Parliament on Immigration provided updates on Immigration, Refugee and Citizenship Canada’s (IRCC) policy approach and outcomes for the period ending December 31, 2022. As a requirement of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, this annual publication gives to the Minister of IRCC the opportunity to inform ...
  • Rise in interest rates leave Calgary landlords struggling to pay mortgages and cover costs
    The interest rate has risen 10 times since March 2022, increasing costs for landlords and forcing some to sell their properties to stave off unaffordability Some landlords are putting their properties on sale due to rising costs and interest rates PHOTO BY POSTMEDIA Landlords in Calgary are feeling the pinch as federal interest ...
  • Immigration to Canada becoming less predictable
    Uncertain times ahead for Canadian immigration One of the distinguishing features between Canada and the United States is its political discourse on immigration. In Canada, for the past several decades, there has generally been a political consensus on maintaining or increasing immigration levels.  This may be changing, however, as an apparent ...
  • United Way Greater Toronto pledges grants to support refugees
    United Way Greater Toronto CEO Daniele Zanotti has announced $250,000 in grants supporting the leadership of Black-led and Black-serving community service organizations and African refugees and asylum seekers. – Justin Greaves/Metroland file photo United Way Greater Toronto has announced $250,000 in grants supporting the leadership of Black-led and Black-serving community service ...
  • Etobicoke church opens doors to provide shelter to asylum seekers
    Black-led church, which is calling for volunteers, is 3rd in Toronto to step up A view of a room at Pilgrim Feast Tabernacles in Etobicoke. The church is providing temporary shelter for asylum seekers. (Oliver Walters/CBC) Another Toronto church has stepped up to provide temporary emergency shelter to asylum seekers as the city continues ...