Articles by Wing Yi Vennie Choi

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How a Chinese immigrant to Toronto is marking 10 years as an entrepreneur

Xuan Ning Li, 35, is one of the growing number of women immigrant entrepreneurs in Canada. According to Statistics Canada’s Gender-based Statistical Report, instead of traditional female occupations such as the sales and services industry, 26 per cent of female immigrants are in the “business, finance and administrative” occupational group, while the percentage of the male immigrants in this occupational group is 10 per cent only.