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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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5 spring and summer safety tips

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Canadians enjoy some of the best spring and summer seasons. They take advantage of the great weather to have lots… Read more »

10 essential apps every newcomer should have on their phone

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Here are the most useful apps for getting quick and reliable information even while on-the-go. These apps are free and… Read more »

What does politically correct language mean?

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It was a particularly warm day in the fall when I used “Indian summer” to describe the weather as I… Read more »

Newcomer Guide 2: Your first two months in MB

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Now that you are more or less settled, let’s work on other tasks. Feel free to skip categories in this… 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 »

Travelling outside of Manitoba or Canada? 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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