Post a digital survey of 18,000 people across 14 countries between April and June 2019, Research firm Kantar has thrown light on work-environment of subject nations. Metrics such as “sense of belonging,” “absence of discrimination” and “presence of negative behaviour” were taken into account to conclude the findings.
Canada has claimed the first spot as the […]
Mid-Autumn Festival (also known as Moon festival) is celebrated by the Chinese community by worshipping the moon. This festivity symbolises reunion, which is why families come together and commemorate the historic traditions. Mid-Autumn Festival embarks on September 13 this year.
The revival of a 3000-year-old History
Mid-Autumn festival came into existence over 3000 years back during Shang […]
As reported by Mata Press Service, international students in Canada invested an estimated $21.6 billion on education and related expenses in 2018. Most of these students hailed from China and India i.e. more than 50%, and settled in Calgary, Toronto and Vancouver.
Canada has devised a five-year plan as a result of growing competition from other […]
Labour Day is popular worldwide and is a public holiday in over 80 countries. It is also known as International Worker’s Day. The occasion is celebrated in some countries on May 1 unlike Canada and the U.S., who observe it on September 1.
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2. Working Hours: 9 to […]
If you’re in Ottawa or are heading to the capital soon, then expect your senses to submit to a hunger-inducing whiff of South Asian flavours. As reported by CBC, the city is currently conducting the annually celebrated ‘South Asian Fest’ that took off August 9th and will go on until August 18th.
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What is (Raa-khee)?
Great! You got that part right away. Now, here’s what’s left to assimilate.
South Asian culture comprises traditions that deeply value togetherness. One of the many traditions tending after this knot of solidarity is Raksha Bandhan, or more popularly known ‘Rakhi’ (pronounced Raa-khee). This year, the festival will mark celebrations on August 15.
On Rakhi, […]
As per recent statistics, Canada’s diversity boosted with 92,000 new permanent entry residents in 2018, credit to the express entry system. This was declared a rise by 41% in comparison with 2017.
However, many fluctuations were also observed, as reported by the Times of India. The number of Indians awarded the status spiked by 51%–taking the […]
Civic Day is almost here, and almost all of us—actually all of us—are fully aware of our long weekend plans, but the question remains: How many of us are even slightly aware of the occasion itself?
Without further ado, here’s what Civic Day is all about: It is the first Monday of August, every year, to […]