Ontario welcomes the talents and energy that immigrants bring to our province. In return, it offers prosperity and an excellent quality of life. Ontario has many different industries and jobs. Newcomers may find job prospects in Ontario’s strong economy in finance, tourism, manufacturing as well as arts and sciences. Over many years, hard-working newcomers from many cultures have helped to make the province of Ontario a multicultural land of opportunity. Its population of 12 million includes people from 200 countries who speak as many as 130 languages.