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Regularization Program for Undocumented Migrants in Canada

Regularization Program for Undocumented Migrants in Canada September 6, 2022 When the now appointed Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship (IRCC) Sean Fraser received the Immigration Mandate Letter from Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in December 2021, he was tasked with strengthening Canada’s immigration and refugee system by bringing in more newcomers across Canada, post-pandemic. [...]

By |2022-09-11T11:50:22+00:00September 11th, 2022|Canadian Immigration|Comments Off on Regularization Program for Undocumented Migrants in Canada

Canada’s Focus to Strengthen its Immigration System

Canada’s Focus to Strengthen its Immigration System   On August 24, 2022, Sean Fraser, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship made some announcements regarding the current state of Canadian Immigration. Minister Fraser highlighted ongoing work to strengthen Canada’s immigration system and reduce application backlogs, reunite families, and a focus on addressing labour shortages and grow the [...]

By |2022-09-02T20:03:28+00:00September 2nd, 2022|Canadian Immigration|Comments Off on Canada’s Focus to Strengthen its Immigration System

Canada’s Express Entry Draw #228

Express Entry Draw #228 – August 3, 2022   On August 3, 2022, Immigration Refugees Citizenship Canada’s (IRCCs) held another All-Program Express Entry Federal Skilled Worker Program draw #228, issuing 2000 candidates an Invitation to Apply (ITA), with a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 533. As this was an All-Program draw, candidates were selected [...]

By |2022-08-10T16:58:37+00:00August 10th, 2022|Breaking News, Canadian Immigration|Comments Off on Canada’s Express Entry Draw #228

Post Graduate Work Permit Extension

Post Graduate Work Permit Extension 2022 Minister for Immigration, Sean Fraser, has announced that Post-Graduate Work Permits (PGWP) that are to expire January 31 to December 31, 2022 will be granted 18-month permanent extensions starting this summer. The announcement has left students whose permits expire November 27, 2021 to January 31,2022 questioning whether the extension is [...]

By |2022-07-22T13:16:14+00:00July 9th, 2022|Canadian Immigration|Comments Off on Post Graduate Work Permit Extension

Breaking News: Canada’s First Express Entry Draw #226 since 2020 on July 6, 2022!

Breaking News: Canada’s First Express Entry Draw #226 since 2020 on July 6, 2022! On July 6, 2022, Immigration Refugees Citizenship Canada’s (IRCCs) held the first All-Program Express Entry Federal Skilled Worker Program draw (#226) since December 23, 2020 when the CRS score for an ITA was only 468. After two years of halting all-program [...]

By |2022-07-14T14:19:47+00:00July 9th, 2022|Breaking News, Canadian Immigration|Comments Off on Breaking News: Canada’s First Express Entry Draw #226 since 2020 on July 6, 2022!

Express Entry All Program Draws Resume July 2022

Express Entry All Program Draws Resume July 2022 The Express Entry program has been the long standing program for international applicants looking to immigrate permanently to Canada. Under Express Entry, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship (IRCC) Express Entry manages the Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSW), the Canadian Experience Class (“CEC”) Program, the Provincial Nomination Programs (“PNP”) [...]

By |2022-07-07T16:28:50+00:00July 7th, 2022|Canadian Immigration|Comments Off on Express Entry All Program Draws Resume July 2022

Canada Temporary Foreign Worker (TFW) Program Changes

Canada Temporary Foreign Worker (TFW) Program Changes On April 4, 2022, the Canadian government announced the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP) Workforce Solutions Road Map in order to meet labor market needs. As baby boomers are approaching retirement in Canada, there have been increasing numbers of job vacancies because there are not enough Canadians to [...]

By |2022-07-09T05:39:28+00:00June 28th, 2022|Canadian Immigration|Comments Off on Canada Temporary Foreign Worker (TFW) Program Changes

Ontario Canada Requests Halt of International Students to the Province

International Students to be Barred from Entering Ontario Canada Ontario Canada Requests Halt of International Students to the Province: Ontario Premier Doug Ford requested that all new international students to Ontario be suspended on April 30, 2021, according to the federal government. COVID-19 travel restrictions do not apply to international students at the moment. [...]

By |2022-05-10T07:26:20+00:00May 5th, 2021|Breaking News, Canadian Immigration, Canadian Post Graduates|Comments Off on Ontario Canada Requests Halt of International Students to the Province

Canada Suspends Flights from India

Canada Suspends Flights from India On April 22, 2021, at 11:30 p.m. (EDT), the Government of Canada suspended flights from India for a period of 30 days. Due to the disproportionally higher number of cases among individuals traveling on flights originating from India and Pakistan (by monitoring case data, and through mandatory testing upon [...]

By |2021-05-03T11:18:49+00:00May 3rd, 2021|Breaking News, Canadian Immigration|Comments Off on Canada Suspends Flights from India

Canada Creates New Pathway to Permanent Residency

Canada Creates New Pathway to Permanent Residency On April 14, 2021, Immigration, Refugee, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced plans to create a new pathway for permanent residency (PR) for essential workers, international graduates, and French speakers who are currently in Canada. Streams There will be a total of 3 pathways, to make up a [...]

By |2022-05-10T05:30:23+00:00April 23rd, 2021|Canadian Immigration|Comments Off on Canada Creates New Pathway to Permanent Residency
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