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Prepared by Veronica Laurent, Abhilash Varghese; Edited by Peter Seeder on November 23, 2020

The Government of Canada has issued 5,000 invitations to Express Entry candidates to apply for Canadian permanent residence in the recent draw that was held on November 18, 2020. This was the largest Express Entry draw (in terms of volume of invitations issued) held by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) in the current year. […]

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Prepared by Veronica Laurent, Abhilash Varghese; Edited by Peter Seeder on November 16, 2020

Manitoba hosted another round of invitation on November 06, 2020, allowing 205 immigration applicants to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence in Canada. The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP), this time, invited skilled workers and international student graduates through three immigration streams: Skilled Workers in Manitoba Skilled Workers Overseas International Education streams The […]

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Prepared by Veronica Laurent, Abhilash Varghese; Edited by Peter Seeder on November 11, 2020

The federal immigration minister said on Friday that Canada plans to bring more than 1.2 million new migrants into the country as it attempts to address the labour market gaps and to boost the economy, which was severely affected by the pandemic. Canada’s Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino told reporters in Ottawa that the federal government […]

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Prepared by Veronica Laurent, Abhilash Varghese; Edited by Peter Seeder on November 5, 2020

British Columbia hosted another round of invitations on October 27, 2020, allowing 354 immigration applicants to apply for a provincial nomination for Canadian permanent residence. The draw invited Skilled workers and International student graduates from the Skills Immigration (SI) and Express Entry BC (EEBC) streams. The EEBC category is for applicants with a valid profile […]

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Prepared by Veronica Laurent, Abhilash Varghese; Edited by Peter Seeder on October 30, 2020

Whilst several nations around the world are closing their doors to refugees and building barriers, outsiders continue to be accepted by Canadians. Canada is one of the few countries not to have a dominant political party with anti-immigrant policies in North America and Europe. India was ranked second in terms of both the source of […]

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Prepared by Veronica Laurent, Abhilash Varghese; Edited by Peter Seeder on October 28, 2020

Manitoba hosted another round of invitations on October 22, 2020, allowing 206 Immigration applicants to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence in Canada. The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) invited skilled workers and international student graduates through three immigration streams: Skilled Workers in Manitoba Skilled Workers Overseas International Education streams The invitations, also […]

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Prepared by Veronica Laurent, Abhilash Varghese; Edited by Peter Seeder on October 22, 2020

India’s national carrier Air India has stated that it will operate additional flights between India and Canada from October 25 to March 27, 2021, amid increased demand for flights to Canada. The flight reservations have begun. In order to reserve their tickets, the flyers may use the airline’s official website, booking offices, call centres or […]

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Prepared by Peter Seeder, Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Christopher Samuel on October 19, 2020

The Government of Canada has issued 4,500 invitations to Express Entry candidates to apply for Canadian permanent residence in the recent draw held on October 14, 2020. This was the fifth all-program draw since COVID-19 and Canada’s 165th  Express Entry draw held by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). A Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score […]

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Prepared by Peter Seeder, Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Christopher Samuel on October 15, 2020

Marco Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada declared on Friday that the country will reopen its borders to foreign students by 20 October 2020. Effectual of the date, those who are attending a Designated Learning Institution DLI can enter Canada. (A DLI is a school or college authorised by the government of Canada […]

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Prepared by Peter Seeder, Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Christopher Samuel on September 26, 2020

Prince Edward Island has released 1,583 invitations to Express Entry and Labour Impact categories applicants throughout the last 12 months. The Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) issued another record-breaking 345 invitations to candidates in all streams from the draw which was conducted on September 17, 2020. A total of 313 candidates in […]

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