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Government of Canada Launches New Federal Internship for Newcomers Program

Government of Canada Launches New Federal Internship for Newcomers Program

OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Oct. 5, 2010) – Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister Jason Kenney today announced a new program to help newcomers gain valuable Canadian work experience, a significant hurdle for many immigrants. “Newcomers

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Government Must Defend Canada In Nafta Challenge

Government Must Defend Canada In Nafta Challenge

Angus calls on Conservatives to stand up against $355 million claim OTTAWA – Ten years have passed since the notorious Adams Mine garbage deal went south. Now, thanks to a Chapter 11 NAFTA challenge,

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Federal action needed now to end under-employment of new Canadians: NDP

Federal action needed now to end under-employment of new Canadians: NDP

OTTAWA – New Democrat MP and Immigration Critic Olivia Chow (Trinity-Spadina) is calling for the Conservatives to end their indifference and show real leadership to help newcomers find good jobs. “Today the Minister of

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ACNA Canada Announces Canada Wide 24 hour toll Free C.A.R.E. L.I.N.E. for Caregivers and Employers

ACNA Canada Announces Canada Wide 24 hour toll Free C.A.R.E. L.I.N.E. for Caregivers and Employers

Vancouver, BC – October 4, 2010 – The Association of Caregiver and Nanny Agencies, Canada (ACNA) has launched a Canada wide toll free CAREline to assist caregivers and employers who utilize Canada’s Live-in Caregiver

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Concert kicks off St. Peter’s fundraising for a new church building

Concert kicks off St. Peter’s fundraising for a new church building

The Filipino community is growing; and the Catholic congregation of St. Peter Church is growing too. In view of this continuous growth, St. Peter Church has to find ways to build a much bigger

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On the campaign trail with Cindy Gilroy-Price, Kevin Lamoureux and Kevin Chief

On the campaign trail with Cindy Gilroy-Price, Kevin Lamoureux and Kevin Chief

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Hundreds of people join MP Joy Smith in honouring true Canadian heroes.

Hundreds of people join MP Joy Smith in honouring true Canadian heroes.

Hundreds of people come out to help Joy Smith, Member of Parliament for Kildonan-St. Paul, honour the heroes who have spent many years fighting against the horrific crime of human trafficking. Manitobans are not

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Sam and Judy: One-on-one

Sam and Judy: One-on-one

Sam Katz and Judy Wasylecia-Leis are no strangers to the Filipino community in Winnipeg. They’ve danced in tinikling in Folklorama. She loves lumpia. He loves calderata. In fact, they love Filipino food, our culture

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UMSigaw’s September Programs Preview

UMSigaw’s September Programs Preview

Hey guys! It’s been a nice and warm summer, and just before the fall season starts I’m here on behalf of UMSigaw to provide an early preview of some of our upcoming activities. On

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Mike Pagtakhan’s 2010 Bike-B-Q Fun Ride

Mike Pagtakhan’s 2010 Bike-B-Q Fun Ride

Over 60 participants braved the rain for Councillor Mike Pagtakhan’s 2nd annual Bike-B-Q Fun Ride was held last August 28. The fun ride made its way from Northgate Shopping Centre all the way to

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