Published: 2017-11-07 13:54
Last Updated: 2017-11-07 16:20
Young men and women across the developing world, dreaming of better lives and opportunities, look to the beacon of immigration as a means of bettering their prospects.
Not surprisingly, the West is at the top of the list for prospective immigrants, with Canada expecting some 300,000 new arrivals by 2018. But it’s not the only destination for those looking for a better life, with different countries offering different opportunities and challenges.
Here’s a list of the 9 best destinations for immigrants, according to a report from Sky News Arabia:
1. Best destination: Austria
Both economically and politically stable, Austria will charm anyone with it’s natural beauty
2. Cheapest destination: India
According to statistics, India is considered to be one the cheapest countries in the world for an immigrant to start life anew
3. Best destination for social life: New Zealand
If you are looking for a place to start new relationships, New Zealand is the right place for you. People are very open to new relationships and are considered to be easy going.
4. Destination with largest spaces: Greenland
Greenland is one of the least densely populated countries on earth, with stunning nature and good business opportunities to boot
5. Safest destination: Finland
Finland is considered the safest destination for anyone seeking safety, according to the World Economic Forum.
6. Happiest destination: Costa Rica
Costa Rica is the happiest place on earth, according to a report issued by the UN.
7. Destination with best green spaces: Suriname
Forests cover 95% of this South American country, making it’s air the cleanest on earth.
8. Best destinations for the language: Canada, Australia and the U.S.
With English the official language in all three, immigrants to Canada, Australia and the US will find communicating with the locals that bit easier!
9. Best destination for gender equality: Iceland
It does not matter what gender you are, Iceland guarantees you the best equality in opportunities, salaries and services.