Canada has Toronto — One of the most multicultural cities in the world!
49 per cent of Toronto’s population was born outside of Canada
Toronto has 79 ethnic publications
Over 100 languages and dialects are spoken here, and over one third of Toronto residents speak a language other than English at home.
Toronto is the 5th largest city in North America (after NY, Mexico City, Chicago and L.A.) The Greater Toronto Area traditionally has had remarkably lower crime rates than all large U.S. cities;
Toronto is ideally located for operations with a world-wide focus. The city is 1.5 hours by air to cities such as New York, Philadelphia, Hartford, Boston, and Chicago.
Toronto has the most international ‘Fortune 500’ companies in Canada
Canada Fact File:
Canada became a nation on July 1, 1867 as four provinces – Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick – came together to form the Dominion of Canada.
Canada became a self-governing dominion in 1867 while retaining ties to the British crown. Economically and technologically the nation has developed in parallel with the US.
Second-largest country in world (after Russia); strategic location between Russia and US via north polar route; approximately 90% of the population isconcentrated within 160 km of the US border.
Capital of Canada: Ottawa
Temperature: Varies from to subarctic and arctic in north.
Literacy rate: 99%
Languages: English: 59.3%, French: 23.2%, Other: 17.5%
Unemployment rate: 8.10% in August 2010
Canada Currency CAD