Canada is an ideal destination for people wishing to start a new life, find a new home, build a rewarding career or develop a new business.
Canadians enjoy high quality of life for which this country is known, including
– Excellent education system,
– Free health care,
– Healthy and safe outdoor living,
– Continuously growing living standards
An average of 260,000 permanent residents per year have been admitted over the last 10 years. In 2017 Canada is planning to welcome 300,000 new permanent residents. http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/department/media/notices/2016-10-31.asp
Canada Attracts People From All Over The World:
1. Multiculturalism is the basic cornerstone of the society. Canada is a country that values equality and diversity; a place where everyone is free to be who they want to be, regardless of age, gender, race or religion.With the highest per capita immigration rate in the world, Canada is home to immigrants from over 240 different countries making this one of the world’s most multilingual societies.Canadian citizens have identified more than 200 languages as their mother tongue, making this one of the world’s most multilingual societies.
2. Canadian economy is one of the leading in the world and is continuously growing due to the dynamic presence of industries such as services,information technology, pharmaceuticals, aerospace, tourism and hydroelectricity.
3. Canada is home to one of the best school systems in the world. The cost of tuition and living fees are generally lower than in other developed countries. Canadian degrees are internationally equivalent to degrees from the United States or Commonwealth countries.
4. Canadians strongly believe that basic healthcare is a right to be enjoyed by everyone. Healthcare services are free and are monitored to ensure high quality standards.
5. Canadians enjoy the freedom of travel. Four years after becoming a Permanent Resident through one of Immigration Program, Canadian citizenship will become available. The Canadian passport is one of the best travel documents in the world. Canadian citizens enjoy the luxury of travelling freely in more than 140 countries, without a visitor visa.
6. Canada has the best overall quality of life in the world. In a 2014 quality-of-life ranking of 230 cities by a renowned consulting firm, four Canadian cities came in among the top 25 worldwide.
What Are The Rights Of Canadian Permanent Residents:
- Permanent residents in Canada have been granted permission to live and work in Canada without any time limit on their stay.
- A Permanent Resident holds many of the same rights and responsibilities as a Canadian citizen, among others the right to work for any enterprise.
- They may be allowed to join Canada’s armed forces if the national interest would not be prejudiced. The main differences are that residents cannot vote in elections in Canada or run for elected office.
- Permanent Resident must be physically present in Canada 2 years out 5 years to maintain PR status.
- Permanent residents may apply for Canadian citizenship after four years in Canada.