Newfoundland and Labrador’s virtual immigration and job fair series kicks off on September 20.
This Wednesday, the provincial government of Newfoundland and Labrador will host the inaugural event in a series of five virtual immigration and job fairs aimed at prospective newcomers to Canada from East Asia, Southeast Asia, and Oceania. The event, scheduled to start at 8 p.m. Korea Standard Time (KST), marks the beginning of a comprehensive initiative until March 2024. These job fairs aims to provide aspiring Canadian immigrants with the following opportunities:
- Direct access to employers recruiting in their respective fields.
- Networking opportunities with potential employers.
- The ability to upload their resumes for employer review.
- Participation in live Immigration Program information sessions with the opportunity to ask questions directly to Immigration Officers.
- Insights into the immigration process for Newfoundland and Labrador.
- Information about life in Newfoundland and Labrador covers the cost of living, lifestyle, job prospects, salaries, population size, and more.
Please click here for further details and registration information for the first fair, tailored for potential newcomers from East Asia, Southeast Asia, and Oceania.
Upcoming Newfoundland and Labrador Immigration and Job Fairs Schedule
Here are the dates, times, and regions for the remaining four fairs in this series, with each region hyperlinked to the respective fair’s webpage:
October 25, 2023: Africa – 6 pm West Africa Time (WAT)
Register for the Africa Fair here.
November 16, 2023: Europe/Central Asia – 7 pm Irish Standard Time (IST)
Register for the Europe/Central Asia Fair here.
January 24, 2024: Middle East/South Asia – 6 pm Gulf Standard Time (GST)
Register for the Middle East/South Asia Fair here.
March 27, 2024: The Americas – 7 pm Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Register for The Americas Fair here.
Please visit the hyperlinks above to complete your registration and find answers to Frequently Asked Questions about each event.
Immigrating to Newfoundland and Labrador: A Happy and Affordable Choice
In 2022, Newfoundland and Labrador earned the title of Canada’s happiest province, as per Statistics Canada. While the reasons behind this happiness may be diverse, it underscores the province’s positive reputation, making it an attractive destination for newcomers seeking to establish themselves in Canada.
Newfoundland and Labrador offer several advantages for newcomers, including affordability, cultural vibrancy, safety, proximity to nature, and a solid commitment to education.
One notable advantage is the province’s reputation for providing some of Canada’s most affordable housing options, encompassing condominiums, semi-detached and fully detached homes, and townhouses. Moreover, Newfoundland and Labrador currently boast a minimum wage of $14.50, aligning with the national average. Importantly, the province is poised to increase the minimum wage further on October 1, 2023.
These affordability measures and the progressive increase in minimum wages present a favorable environment for newcomers to Canada, enabling them to adapt to their new life in the country and enjoy an enhanced quality of life overall.
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