Languages Canada calls for special student visa measures or risk “total devastation” of the sector

Languages Canada calls for special student visa measures or risk “total devastation” of the sector

A recent survey determined that without immediate government action, 68% of Canada’s English and French programs will close permanently in the next six months, with LC member schools inlingua Vancouver and Global Village Vancouver having already announced closures due to the Covid-19 crisis. “The sector is not just falling through cracks, ‘this is the Grand Canyon’” In […]
Languages Canada urges gov intervention to save sector

Languages Canada urges gov intervention to save sector

It could take five years to recover, estimated Gonzalo Peralta, to the sudden cessation of business, whereas with state assistance, the industry could rebuild to 2019 levels in one-to-two years. “Without immediate and reasonable financial support for the 150 SMEs that...
Languages Canada new five-year strategy as study permit figs show drop

Languages Canada new five-year strategy as study permit figs show drop

Its new direction came as the immigration division of the Canadian government confirmed in a presentation that despite significant growth overall for Canada’s international education system, there was a decline in the volume of study permits issued for language study...