$1.5 Million to Assist Newcomers with Healthcare Qualifications to Work in Canada Faster

Canada Immigration News: Fantastic new measures are being implemented for those who want to live and work in Canada with a foreign qualification in the Canadian healthcare industry. One of the biggest barriers to working in Canada as a doctor, nurse, or occupational therapist, for example, is recognition of your foreign qualification by the Canadian government. Marie-France Lalonde, the parliamentary… Continue reading $1.5 Million to Assist Newcomers with Healthcare Qualifications to Work in Canada Faster

Why Does IRCC Ask for Fingerprints for Citizenship?

In 2018, Canada rolled out new legislation for those looking to gain access to the country. Biometrics are generally required whenever people apply for a work permit, study permit, visitor visa, or permanent residence. However, some people are exempt from submitting biometrics. They include children, those over the age of 79, and individuals who already… Continue reading Why Does IRCC Ask for Fingerprints for Citizenship?

More Than One Million Job Vacancies Reported In Canada

In the latest Canadian Immigration news, the amount of job vacancies across Canada leapt to an all-time high at the beginning of March, bringing to an end a period of worrying decline. Canadian employers are actively trying to fill a labour gap of over 1 million positions. With the total number of job vacancies amounting to 1,012,900, according… Continue reading More Than One Million Job Vacancies Reported In Canada

Why Work in Canada—4 Reasons Why Canada’s the Best Destination for Foreign Workers

Exploring job opportunities in a foreign country is a very big decision, rather a series of decisions, that can, if done right, change your life forever. And the first and probably the most important decision is to find the right country to search for job opportunities. If you are serious about working in a foreign… Continue reading Why Work in Canada—4 Reasons Why Canada’s the Best Destination for Foreign Workers

Five benefits of Canadian citizenship

There are a number of good reasons to transition from permanent residence to Canadian citizenship. Beyond the security and pride that comes with citizenship, there are some advantages that are not available to permanent residents. Here are five benefits to getting Canadian citizenship. Schedule a Free Canadian Citizenship Consultation with the Cohen Immigration Law Firm No need to… Continue reading Five benefits of Canadian citizenship

Business leaders say improving temporary foreign worker program is one way to curb labour shortages

The pandemic has exacerbated long-standing labour shortages in Canada, and there is no simple solution. The Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) reports more than half of small Canadian businesses are affected by labour shortages. These businesses may have been short staffed due to difficulties hiring, retaining or getting staff to work the hours needed. On top of that,… Continue reading Business leaders say improving temporary foreign worker program is one way to curb labour shortages

How Is Capital Gains Tax Calculated On Real Estate In Canada?

What is a Capital Gain or Capital Loss? When you sell a capital asset or an investment and the proceeds of the sale exceed the adjusted cost base (ACB) of the asset, you realize a capital gain. However if the proceeds are lesser in value than the adjusted cost base, it is a capital loss.… Continue reading How Is Capital Gains Tax Calculated On Real Estate In Canada?

What do Investors Look For In Your Business Plan?

Your biggest strength when building a startup is working on a business plan. Software business plans can be 20 to 30 pages long. It can also be 10 pages long, as long as it everything you need to make sure your business not only survives but thrives once it launches in the market. Without a… Continue reading What do Investors Look For In Your Business Plan?

Canadian exits for 2021 at an all-time high

Canadian companies are proving that billion-dollar businesses can be founded and operated in Canada. There were four exits last quarter, making the top 25 exit list! The market is heating up as companies step into new grounds with innovative products and services. Home automation company Ecobee announced a sale to Generac Power Systems (NYSE: GNRC) for C$990M… Continue reading Canadian exits for 2021 at an all-time high