Studying abroad will give us invaluable life skills but it can also be very challenging. One of these challenges is going through a culture shock. It is a feeling of anxiety of being in a culture different to your own. Continue reading “Studying abroad”
Canada has overhauled its immigration process for international students
Canada’s government today announced major changes to Express Entry, the system under which most immigrants obtain permanent residence here.
The instructions from Minister of Citizenship and Immigration John McCallum, published in today’s gazette and set to take effect on November 19, award additional points to applicants whose degrees were obtained in Canada, and make significant changes to the weighting of job offers.
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New Quebec immigration policy aimed at attracting, retaining foreign talent.
In a news conference today, Quebec Immigration Minister Kathleen Weil outlined a new policy aimed at attracting strategic talent to the province.
Weil said this new plan, called Together, We Are Quebec, will take into account changing labour trends and streamline the immigration process.
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