Latest Immigration News

July 18, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

The government of Canada has announced the commencement of 3 new economic immigration pilot programs that will fill labour shortages. These are in the Agri-Food industry, particularly in meat processing and mushroom production. These are part of Canada’s ambitious export goals. The country is committed to attracting the best talent from all around the world […]

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July 12, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

In the last Express Entry draw that took place on 10 July 2019, the CRS score of lowest ranked candidate invited was 460. There has been a drop of total 5 CRS points compared to the Express Entry draw that was conducted on June 12, 2019, and a drop of 2 CRS points compared to draw that was conducted […]

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July 11, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

The Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP) is becoming more popular in the recent days. With an ever-increasing number of invitations issued to eligible candidates in the Express Entry pool by the government of Alberta, a total of 262 Notification of Interest (NOI) invitations were issued by the province in the draw that happened this June. […]

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July 4, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

From the rainy east coast to the sunny British Columbia, Canada celebrated her 152nd birthday on this July 1. Tens of thousands of revelers enjoyed a sunny glorious weather as they lined-up to celebrate Canada’s 152nd birthday in the Parliamentary Hill. According to the Parliamentary Protective Service, over 56,000 people attended the celebrations this year. […]

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June 30, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

In the last Express Entry draw that took place on June 26, 2019, the CRS score of lowest ranked candidate invited was 462. There has been a drop of 3 CRS points compared to the previous Express Entry draw that was conducted on June 12, 2019. A total of 3,350 invitations were issued on this 120th Express Entry draw that took […]

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June 25, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

The government of Canada has launched two new caregiver programs – the Home Child Care Provider and Home Support Worker pilot programs. The new pilot programs replace the existing expiring caregiver programs – the Caring for Children and Caring for People with High Medical Needs pilots. Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has started accepting […]

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June 19, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

In the last Express Entry draw that took place on June 12, 2019, the CRS score of lowest ranked candidate invited was 465. There has been a decrease of 5 points compared to the previous Express Entry draw that was conducted on May15, 2019. A total of 3,350 invitations were issued on this 119th Express Entry draw that took place on […]

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June 14, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

The Francophone immigration initiative aims the increase in Francophone immigration levels in various provinces and territories across Canada. The Government of Canada in its 2018 budget, had announced a net sum reserve of C$12.6 million over three years to enable and facilitate the integration and retention of French-speaking newcomers in Canada. The last member to […]

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June 13, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

Two years ago, the ministry of Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) introduced the Global Skills Strategy to help Canadian businesses attract the people with the right talent to help them establish themselves in the marketplace. A key component of the Global Skills Strategy is the Global Talent Steam (GTS), which gives Canadian employers fast […]

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June 1, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

In the last Express Entry draw that took place on May 29, 2019, the CRS score of lowest ranked candidate invited was 470. The last Express Entry draw – the 117th draw that happened on May 15, 2019 – was specific to the Federal Skilled Trades Class (FSTC), and the Federal Skilled Worker Class specific Express Entry draw that […]

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