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Prepared by Samuel Francis Gills; Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Veronica Laurent on January 30, 2021

Immigration, Immigrants and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) permits Canadian citizens or permanent residents to sponsor their spouses, common-law partners, dependent children and conjugal partners from abroad. You can sponsor your spouse for permanent residence (PR) if you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident and are married to someone from India or have been living with […]

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Prepared by Samuel Francis Gills; Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Veronica Laurent on January 30, 2021

British Columbia hosted another round of invitations on January 26, allowing 81 candidates to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence in Canada. The invitations were issued through the Express Entry BC (EEBC) and Skills Immigration streams. The EEBC (Express Entry BC) category is for the applicants with a valid profile in the Express […]

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Prepared by Samuel Francis Gills; Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Veronica Laurent on January 29, 2021

Prince Edward Island has released 211 invitations to Express Entry candidates, as well as Labour Impact and Business Impact applicants in its first scheduled draw of 2021 – on January 21. A total of 196 applicants from the Express Entry pool and Labour impact category of Prince Edward Island (PEI) received Invitation to Apply for […]

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Prepared by Samuel Francis Gills; Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Veronica Laurent on January 23, 2021

Nova Scotia held its latest PNP draw on January 19, 2021, inviting immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination though the Labour Market Priorities stream. The NSNP has not disclose the number of invitations issued in this draw. The stream is electronically enabled (that is, it is unlike the other streams because it is […]

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Prepared by Samuel Francis Gills; Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Veronica Laurent on January 18, 2021

Saskatchewan held its latest PNP draw on January 7, 2021, inviting 385 candidates to apply for a provincial nomination for Canadian permanent residence. Applicants from the International Skilled Worker category were invited through two subcategories: Express Entry Occupations In-Demand Candidates from either subcategory were required to submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) profile with the […]

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Prepared by Samuel Francis Gills; Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Veronica Laurent on January 13, 2021

Canada kicked off the new year by issuing invitations on January 6 to Express Entry applicants with provincial nomination. In the current draw, only candidates who secured a province’s nomination certificate through a Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) were invited, which is why the minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) cut-off score specific to the draw was […]

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