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Webinar - How to improve your Express Entry ranking (World Education Services)

Webinar - How to improve your Express Entry ranking (World Education Services)

Posted in Immigration News

WES webinar: David Cohen on how to improve your Express Entry ranking    As part of the World Education Services' WES Advisor series, CanadaVisa founder David Cohen was invited to lead a webinar on ways to improve one's Express Entry Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score.   In this...


Newcomer Student Bursaries - Applications now being accepted by Regina Open Door Society

Newcomer Student Bursaries - Applications now being accepted by Regina Open Door Society

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

Newcomer Bursaries are cash awards that are to assist students with meeting the costs of post - secondary (i.e. university or vocational) training.   Up to SIX awards of $2,500 each are available in 2018.     Individuals are eligible to apply for a bursary if they meet ALL of the...


International migration accounted for 70% of Canadian population growth in last three months of 2017

International migration accounted for 70% of Canadian population growth in last three months of 2017

Posted in Immigration News

Immigration level in fourth quarter of 2017 was second highest since 1991    March 23, 2018 By Stephen Smith  International migration continued to drive Canadian population growth in the final quarter of 2017, accounting for nearly 70 per cent of the increase seen during that three-month...


RODS Employment Services is moving!

RODS Employment Services is moving!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

RODS Employment Services  Connecting Employers to a Diverse Workforce | Empowering Newcomers through Employment      Employment services is relocating to:  3rd floor - 2314 11th Avenue We will be closed from March 26th - 29thWe reopen on Tuesday -...


The Seeds of Growth Event celebrating International Women's Day.  A project of the ICNA for empowering Youth

The Seeds of Growth Event celebrating International Women's Day. A project of the ICNA for empowering Youth

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth

The Seeds of Growth -    Celebrating International Women's Day   Muslim Youth Network (MYN) is a department of young Muslim girls working in association with ICNA Sisters Regina to enhance personal growth and help Muslim youth to become a productive member of society.     Muslim...


Canada needs workers and immigrants are key, says Bank of Canada governor

Canada needs workers and immigrants are key, says Bank of Canada governor

Posted in Immigration News

As Canada's economy hits its 'sweet spot,' Stephen Poloz says labour supply can't keep up with demand March 13, 2018 By Stephen Smith  Photo Credit: Bank of Canada Immigrants have a key role to play in helping grow the Canadian economy and off-setting the country’s growing shortage of...


Free Interactive Presentation - How to use the City of Regina Online Hiring System to Apply for a Job!

Free Interactive Presentation - How to use the City of Regina Online Hiring System to Apply for a Job!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

City of Regina Online Hiring System       Interactive Presentation     Thursday, March 22, 2018    10:00 am – 11:30 am      Human Resources staff from the City of Regina will be offering an interactive presentation about the online application system for people seeking employment with the...


Newcomers! There is still time to register for a table at  Westminster World Market on March 24th

Newcomers! There is still time to register for a table at Westminster World Market on March 24th

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

 WESTMINSTER WORLD  MARKET      Multi-cultural Crafts and Food     Saturday March 24 10am-2pm Westminster United Church, 3025 -13th Avenue, Regina     An opportunity for newcomers to sell your crafts, baking and pre-packaged food. No charge to participate! No photography...


RRLIP Community Employer Survey. Regina employers - please complete this SHORT survey!

RRLIP Community Employer Survey. Regina employers - please complete this SHORT survey!

Dear Community Employers;  We’d like to ask for your assistance by completing and sharing the RRLIP’s Employer Survey.   The survey is open to all local employers.   Thank you in advance for your assistance,   RRLIP Staff   -------------------------------------------------- Employer...


RRLIP Community Forum!  Register Now! Share your thoughts about newcomer employment and other topics, discuss ideas and challenges...

RRLIP Community Forum! Register Now! Share your thoughts about newcomer employment and other topics, discuss ideas and challenges...

Dear Community Members,  Have you moved to Canada from another country?  Would you like to share your thoughts about the challenges newcomers experience in finding and keeping jobs? Do you have ideas on how these challenges can be overcome?   Please attend the "Update, Engage...