Nova Scotia approved record number of immigration applicants in 2018

Nova Scotia approved a record number of applications from immigration candidates in 2018 and is on track to welcome more new permanent residents this year than ever before, the provincial government says.   

The Atlantic Canada province accepted 2,272 applications through its immigration programs this year, compared to 1,651 in 2017.

“More immigrants have been approved to make Nova Scotia their home in 2018 than ever before,” the p