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By | October 24th, 2016|Immigration to canada|0 Comments

Canada needs far more immigrants

“Canada needs to increase the number of new country’s residents significantly”, - said John McCallum, Federal Immigration and Citizenship Minister last Friday.According to him, in order to meet the work force demand in the labour market, the Liberal government will increase immigrant quotas. This statement was made by the Minister during his speech at [...]

By | September 19th, 2016|Federal Immigration, Immigration to canada|Comments Off on Canada needs far more immigrants

Citizenship for foreign workers in Canada

McCallum: “Canada plans to simplify the process for obtaining Canadian citizenship by foreign workers”The Immigration Minister John McCallum stated earlier this week that Canada can simplify the process for obtaining permanent residency status and subsequent citizenship by temporary foreign workers. The Minister talked about it during “Question Period” political show on CTV. When he was [...]

By | September 17th, 2016|Federal Immigration, Immigration to canada|Comments Off on Citizenship for foreign workers in Canada

Creation of ombud’s office urged to tackle immigration snafus

Advocates say a public complaints office could save taxpayers’ money and improve efficiency, transparency of Canada’s immigration system.Immigration Minister John McCallum doesn't reject the idea of having ombuds office outright, but said it might duplicate his own mandate to reduce processing time and improve services at his department (Nathan Denette the Canadian Press). A [...]

By | May 10th, 2016|Federal Immigration, Immigration to canada|Comments Off on Creation of ombud’s office urged to tackle immigration snafus

Express Entry System Report 2015

In its first year, the highly touted Express Entry system resulted in 191,279 applications, of which 31,000 people were invited to become permanent residents — 16% of them in food service and cooking.Canada’s new economic immigration selection system has lived up to its “just-in-time” billing by processing most applications from start to finish within [...]

By | April 7th, 2016|Federal Immigration, Immigration to canada, Province|Comments Off on Express Entry System Report 2015

Sponsorship of Parents and Grandparents to Canada

If you have been waiting to sponsor parents to Canada or sponsor grandparents to Canada for permanent residence, now is your opportunity. Citizenship & Immigration Canada will be re-opening the Parental Sponsorship program on January 4, 2016 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. Sponsor Eligibility: Be 18 years or older; Be a Canadian citizen or [...]

By | December 7th, 2015|Federal Immigration, Immigration to canada, Province, Provincial Immigration|Comments Off on Sponsorship of Parents and Grandparents to Canada

Expectation for the new Minister’s plan to solve it….

Frustration abounds for immigrants stuck in backlog Would-be immigrants applying under the Canadian Experience Class are forced to quit their jobs and return home due to delays in processing. Satya Dash, 39, came from England for a post-clinical fellowship at University of Toronto in 2011 after finishing his medical degree from Cambridge. He applied [...]

By | December 7th, 2015|Federal Immigration, Immigration to canada, Study|Comments Off on Expectation for the new Minister’s plan to solve it….

Likely changes to Canadian Immigration after the Liberals win

Canada will now experience a new government and new changes as Justin Trudeau will be Canada's next prime minister after leading the Liberal Party to a stunning majority government win, dashing the hopes of Stephen Harper, who had been seeking his fourth consecutive mandate, but will now step down as party leader. The Liberals were [...]

By | October 27th, 2015|Immigration to canada|Comments Off on Likely changes to Canadian Immigration after the Liberals win

CIC Releases Mid-Year Express Entry Report

Express Entry Update: CIC Releases Mid-Year Express Entry Report August 5, 2015 – Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has released its mid-year report on Express Entry, Canada's new immigration application administration system. This detailed gritty report — a representation of the system for the initial six months of implementation, based on the information extract as [...]

By | August 6th, 2015|Federal Immigration, Immigration to canada|Comments Off on CIC Releases Mid-Year Express Entry Report

ICCRC Named New Regulator for Citizenship Consultants

June 18, 2015 - Burlington, ON - Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) announced that the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC) has been named the new regulatory body for consultants providing citizenship advice across the country. ICCRC now protects consumers of citizenship services, as well as consumers of immigration services, through effective regulation of [...]

By | June 18th, 2015|Immigration to canada|Comments Off on ICCRC Named New Regulator for Citizenship Consultants