Workers without borders: Small businesses need better access to immigration system to help address skills and labour shortages

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The immigration system is not meeting the needs of small and medium-sized employers who are facing significant labour shortages, finds a new report by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB). (more…)

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Immigrants drive Canada’s urban growth as housing costs linked to Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal exodus

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Canada became more urban in 2019 as its census metropolitan areas or CMAs grew by close to triple the rate as the rest of the country, with temporary and permanent immigrants accounting for nearly all of the 463,000 people who joined the largest cities. (more…)

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