Category Archives: international remittance

Think Tank Promotes Immigration As Development Aid

The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI), a think tank established by the founder of Canadian firm Research in Motion, Jim Balsillie, released a study this week that finds immigration source countries benefit from the migration of their skilled workers … Continue reading

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Immigration Causes Canada to Have Highest Per Capita Remittance Rate in the World

According to an article¬†published on Tuesday in Maclean’s, a Canadian weekly news magazine, Canada leads the world in per capita outgoing remittance, as a consequence of its proportionally large and well-skilled immigrant population. In 2012 an estimated $23.4 billion was … Continue reading

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