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    Difficulties in Canada

    if you say being a 'farrier' and living in the 'countryside' is worth 'fighting for' = your ELITE (the one you don't belong in) has clearly convinced you that such occupations are acceptable --> then sheep comes to my mind and not shepherd --> one example of why certain parts of the world are...
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    Difficulties in Canada

    if there was no status difference then why did Europeans discriminate every other race? social hierarchy exists in ANY human society --> do you honestly believe that the 1% or the upper class in Canada look at you as equal to them? also then why even speak of "climb the social ladder"? everyone...
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    Difficulties in Canada

    dont have those figures and probably wont be available anywhere officially as nobody wants to look bad and be transparent about it but as i mentioned at the start of this topic - atleast 2 people i know are 'Canada returnees' and there may be others from all parts of the world. although the...
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    Difficulties in Canada

    That is not always true --> some people may want a change in their life e.g. many doctors and engineers in our country decide to go abroad to gain overseas experience which they bring back and market it well locally but before they left they were not struggling or had poor lifestyles or lived in...
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    what kind of odd jobs an engineer can do ?

    where are you located? this is a serious concern for new immigrants since generally most had successful or progressing careers in their home country, then they go to canada and suddenly its very difficult esp. if you have a family ; my 'canada returnee' friend was a civil engineer earning six...
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    Difficulties in Canada

    Sometimes our world is ignorant and unfair. (Like the H1-B which is "random selection" - that's unfair as well)
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    Difficulties in Canada

    I understand you very well since I too am from "the Dark Continent" ... (nafurahasana) and only someone from "the continent" would have written like you did earlier. Unfortunately these are the shortcomings of mankind. I believe any person has to earn their respect despite the difficulties. On...
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    Difficulties in Canada

    Thank you all for taking your time to contribute something. I do not have expectations like big houses and six figure salaries right upon landing ... lol ... common!!!. The whole point of this discussion was to understand the difficulties in Canada as a newcomer and how to survive them in that...
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    Difficulties in Canada

    Good to know but its not right policy. Isn't it better to let people not suffer because they are unable to work in their developed careers then to be "seen as anti-immigrant". By adjusting the no. of immigrants coming into country due to changing factors like economic growth, etc, should/cannot...
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    Canada Reference / Referral Letter without Letter Head

    That's a labour camp ... not a normal employer ... complain to your country's labour union/authority with this abnormality.
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    Difficulties in Canada

    If you do not get a satisfactory job that you can be proud of and combine that with brutally cold weather, expensive food, housing, and everything else ... that's a tough one to live through ... sorry Canada.
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    Difficulties in Canada

    Also what industries are concentrated in different parts/regions of Canada? Like, agriculture in prairie provinces.
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    Industries Region Wise

    Dear those who live in Canada, Would you please tell us what industries are concentrated in different parts/regions of Canada? Like, agriculture in prairie provinces.
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    Difficulties in Canada

    Nobody goes to another country without a motive and when things don't work out they hate to return back to where they were. But for those with families, they have a responsibility and if things aren't just working out by a certain time frame then it is very discouraging which is what I mentioned...
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    Difficulties in Canada

    are they (local Canadians) approachable and willing to interact with newly arrived immigrants? (no prejudices) Then why does the Canadian government keep accepting immigrants with education and experience?
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    Difficulties in Canada

    Hello any and everyone, Got my COPR in Mar-16 and currently living outside Canada, I have been searching and applying for jobs online in my career (industrial eng.) but so far no good news. In addition, two of my friends returned back from Canada after spending little over a year working what...