Latest News and Events
There's lots happening these days in Surrey and its surrounding communities. Check here often to stay posted on lively cultural celebrations, useful government programs and more.
This section is also your source for the latest multiculturalism news from B.C. and beyond. We’ll be adding relevant news items each week.
Posted Thursday, Aug 28th
By Anita Sthanklya, Kelowna Now | Link to Article
Posted Tuesday, Aug 26th
By Wanda Chow, Burnaby Newsleader | Link to Article
Immigrant Canadians will want to hold onto their wallet-sized Canadian citizenship cards for dear life. Or at least keep them in a safe deposit box.
That’s because the federal government is no longer issuing the photo identification.
Posted Monday, Aug 25th
Canadian HR Reporter | Link to Article
Fifty-one per cent of Canadian CIOs said they prioritize skills and experience over college degrees when making hiring decisions, according to a survey by Robert Half Technology.
Posted Thursday, Aug 21st
By James Menzies, Truck News | Link to Article
Posted Wednesday, Aug 20th
By Paola Samuel, the Globe News | Link to Article
MONTREAL – The Poddubania family has been in Canada for less than a year.
Settling in is costly for new immigrants and back to school time is especially tough.
Gearing up can cost up to $600 per child.
Posted Tuesday, Aug 19th
By Asian Pacific Post | Link to Article
While there is considerable upward mobility among children of immigrants in Canada some groups, including Filipino youth, are less likely to be among them, a study reported.