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Amazon Is Hiring 15,000 Workers in Canada; Hourly Rate is Starting at Up to $21.65

Amazon Canada is looking to hire 15,000 warehouse workers and to pay up to $21.65 an hour Canadian. This is a big jump from $16 dollars they were paying just a week ago. All current workers will get a raise of between $1.60 to $2.20 an hour. Amazon Canada is currently employing around 25,000 employees … Continue reading Amazon Is Hiring 15,000 Workers in Canada; Hourly Rate is Starting at Up to $21.65

New Vaccine Passport in Canada

Canada has announced that they will introduce a vaccine passport starting in September 2021. Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino said that he is working with provinces in Canada to collect data on vaccines. Vaccine Passport in Canada The vaccine passport will include information whether you have received 2 doses of the vaccine, where you have received it, … Continue reading New Vaccine Passport in Canada

What the next four months looking for the Job market

The Job market is hardly ever stable, but the last year or two have been particularly rocky waters for everyone around the globe. This turbulence was, of course, caused by the infamous COVID-19 virus and the subsequent lockdowns.  But before we could fully adjust to the work-from-home lifestyle and collect ourselves, our boat is once … Continue reading What the next four months looking for the Job market

U.S. Lawmakers set envious glances as talented immigrants move North to Canada

Immigrants who made their way to the United States to hone their rare crafts and make a living off of the skills they have to offer now see a brighter light from the North. As Canada makes its immigration policies more warm and welcoming, it sees an influx of skilled labour.  It makes sense why … Continue reading U.S. Lawmakers set envious glances as talented immigrants move North to Canada

Montreal reclaims reigns to economic success after Covid-19 as investments pool in

As the world steps out of its shell following waves of vaccination, Montreal is not taking a breather before getting back to work. Canada’s second-largest city saw a staggering $1.86 billion dollars in foreign investments in the first half of 2021.  This investment boom can be attributed to many things and has far-reaching implications for … Continue reading Montreal reclaims reigns to economic success after Covid-19 as investments pool in

Canada’s first regulated custodian of crypto assets: The Calgary fintech startup Tetra Trust

As the world becomes increasingly open to the currency of the digital world, there’s good news for crypto enthusiasts in Canada. On July 5th, after over an 18 month-long period, a small financial technology startup based in Calgary got approval to provide custody services of cryptocurrency to its institutional investors.  The decision by the Alberta … Continue reading Canada’s first regulated custodian of crypto assets: The Calgary fintech startup Tetra Trust