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“Citizenship test getting tougher for newcomers”

Published in Aylmer Express, Feb 11, 2015 New rules will soon require immigrants to have enough of a working knowledge of English or French to be able to take their citizenship test without the help of a translator, Shelley Harris of the St. Thomas-Elgin Local Immigration Partnership told Malahide councillors Thursday, Feb. 5. And the […]

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“Skills gaps and the Express Entry System”

Published in February Elgin This Month By Petrusia Hontar Immigration has historically been the foundation of population growth in Canada.  In Elgin and St Thomas 13% of the current population immigrated to Canada and an additional 19% have at least one immigrant parent. Over the years the face of immigration has been shifting from primarily […]