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Manitoba is one of Canada’s most immigrant-friendly provinces. This is where you will find vast fields and open skies, as well as peaceful lakeside views, historic sites, and modern architecture indicative of its progressive way of life. Find out more reasons why immigrants now choose to call it home. You may be inspired with what Manitoba has to offer!


Quick Facts

  • The province of Manitoba is twice the size of the United Kingdom.
  • Manitoba is known as the land of 100,000 lakes.
  • After English, the top languages spoken in Manitoba are German, French and Tagalog.

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Scams to watch out for during the holiday season 2

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‘Tis the season of holiday scams once again. While most people are at home on their computers during the pandemic,… Read more »

The Canada Child Benefit Program

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The Canada Child Benefit (CCB) is a monthly payment made to families to help with the cost of raising children… Read more »

Travelling during COVID times: What you need to know

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Update: There are additional changes to entry, testing and quarantine requirements due to the Omicron variant. Please go to COVID-19:… Read more »

How to avoid excessive screen time for kids

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First, what is screen time? Screen time is the amount of time one spends in front of a device, whether… Read more »

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A quick guide to driving regulations in Manitoba

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Getting around Manitoba may be one of your top concerns in your first few days. Here is a quick guide… Read more »

Getting ready to bike safely

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After reading Bike safety for newcomers, it’s time to get the right equipment and proper safety gear to start biking:… Read more »

Bike safety for newcomers

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Summer is here! It’s the best time to get on your bike and enjoy the weather. Biking is one of… Read more »

How to ensure a safe and worry-free trip

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Going on a trip soon? Whether it’s for vacation, business or any other reason, travelling outside the province or abroad… Read more »

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What to do if you have a car accident in Manitoba

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Having a car accident can be very distressing. Knowing exactly what to if this happens is of utmost importance. Attend… Read more »

WorkCom_Before you begin

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Thinking about your knowledge and skills is an independent learning strategy. When you think about what you can do and what… Read more »

WorkCom_Week 4

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This is our last week of Workplace Communications. This time you are in the driver’s seat. We look forward to your presentation… Read more »

WorkCom_Week 3

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We have now reached week 3 of Workplace Communications! This week, we are engaging in a number of activities that allow… Read more »

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