Emigrating to Canada

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Canadian Citizenship

Citizenship in Canada is one of the most prized statuses in the world. Every year, around 170,000 permanent residents pass the examinations and qualifications required and are granted full Canadian citizenship. The first step, of course, is to establish yourself as a permanent resident of the country.There are several ways to achieve an...

Canadian Visa Costs And Red Tape

In terms of red tape, Canada is one of the world's gentler nations when it comes to applying for various kinds of visas. Everything is laid out in clear steps on the official government website and their points system for Skilled Workers makes it very clear who is eligible to apply for those visas. Unlike other countries, Canada is quite...

Getting Permanent Residence In Canada

Canada is a great country to emigrate to, and gaining permanent residency is not particularly difficult if you have something to offer Canadian society and its economy. The government offers several avenues to achieve immigrant visa status, so it's best to first check the official Canadian immigration website to see which path is best for you...

Points Systems And Applications To Enter Canada

The Canadian government was the pioneer in the concept of giving point-based scores to Skilled Worker applicants to determine who should be awarded visas each year. The scheme has proved popular and useful, and is now in use in Australia, the UK and New Zealand. To get a Skilled Worker visa, which is essentially a permanent residency and...

Privileges For Different Nationalities To Enter Canada

Canada offers a visa waiver program for travellers from nations who have a reciprocal relationship with Canada and are coming for short-term leisure or business purposes only. This free visa is given upon arrival by air, land or sea and is valid for a stay of six months.Citizens of the following countries are covered under the visa waiver...

Business And Long-stay Visas In Canada

Canada's mix of natural beauty, friendly and safe society and decent work prospects make it one of the world's most attractive countries to emigrate to. There are a number of long-stay visas available to open the door to permanent residency and even citizenship, many of which involve business activities.Canada has a special visa for...

Popular Cities In Canada

Unlike America to the south, there are only a handful of major cities in Canada. There is basically one big metropolitan centre in each of the seven provinces, supported by dozens of smaller towns and rural hamlets. Besides a handful of popular resort towns like Revelstoke or Nelson, most people gravitate towards the larger cities for their...

Local Activities In Canada

Canada is a massive country and really quite unpopulated outside of the main urban centres of Toronto, Alberta and Vancouver. Its natural beauty is exceptional, and Canadians are generally big fans of outdoor recreation and sport, so it's not uncommon to see people out and about even in the middle of winter. With more than three dozen...

Getting Around – Transport In Canada

Canada is a huge country. Travelling by land from one coast to the other can take up to three or four days by car which is why most people fly when they need to move between the different provinces. Of course, there is also a wonderful rail system if time is on your side and the highway network is excellent for car travel.But it's hard to...

Costs Of Local Travel In Canada

There are very good public transportation systems within all of Canada's major cities like Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary and Montreal. Single ride fares are reasonably priced for most forms of public transport such as light rail, ferries and buses. Taxis are also easy to find in the large cities, while taking the public bus remains the cheapest...

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