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History of Immigration Vietnamese to Canada
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First arrivals in 1950s Vietnamese Immigration is a quite recent story. According to the record, the first arrivals dated in 1950s - Due to France’s colonial regime, its second language for students was French in Vietnam. - Who received grants from Roman Catholic Church to pursue their studies in Canadian universities. - S. Vietnamese students eligible for various scholarships
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Increasing Canada’s popularity in 1965 The Saigon government severed its diplomatic ties with France and prohibited its citizens from studying there most students in Vietnam knew French as the second language → Immigration to Canada → Small Vietnamese communities began to develop around francophone universities in Quebec, in Ottawa, and in Moncton, New Brunswick. Vietnamese students were supposed to return to their homeland upon graduation, but most of them found good jobs in Canada During the late 1960s and early 1970s, several highly qualified graduates from non-Canadian universities also arrived in Canada
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This note was uploaded on 10/12/2011 for the course ECON 600 taught by Professor Bernan during the Fall '11 term at Ryerson.

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