New requirements for getting and keeping your Canadian Citizenship

A series of changes have been made to the Canadian Citizenship Act, which make it a bit more difficult to become a Canadian citizen. One of the more important changes refers to the requirement that an individual must now reside in Canada for 4 years over a 6-year qualifying period. Let’s explain. BEFORE you had to reside in Canada for… More »

Supply of nurses falls in Canada for first time in almost 20 years

The supply of nurses in Canada has declined for the first time in almost 20 years, according to a new report from the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI). They have found that in 2014 there was a 0.3% decrease in the number of people holding an active nursing licence, compared to 2013. In addition, the supply of registered nurses… More »