Why are the Bhutanese leaving Halifax?

The disappearance of Bhutanese from Halifax is discouraging to those who believe the future of Atlantic Canada is tied to increased immigration, but it is also an opportunity to look at the factors that encourage newcomers to take root – and the factors that lead them...

Federal immigration lottery backfires

Canada’s new immigration lottery was supposed to ensure that the system for bringing parents and grandparents to Canada was transparent, fair and speedy. That’s not how it worked out. Read the full story in the National Observer.