Today, Applicants with a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 433 were invited to submit their application for permanent residence in Canada. This round of invitations showed a decrease of 2 points from the previous CRS cut-off threshold. Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) issued a total of 2, 871 invitations in its…

It was recently announced that the Global Talent Stream, which is a part of the Global Skills Strategy, is now accessible to employers in Quebec. This program allows some highly skilled foreign nationals who are applying from outside of Canada to be eligible for two-week processing. The general criteria for this program states that foreign…

People affected by the Trump administration’s announcement regarding termination of the “DACA” program may be able seek immigration to Canada. President Trump’s administration recently announced that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program will be terminated, with a 6 month transition period. The DACA program was introduced by President Obama in June 2012. The…

The latest Express Entry draw by the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited applicants with a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 435 to submit their permanent residence applications. This draw increased the cut-off by one point since the last draw. The number of invitations dropped from the August 23, 2017 draw…

Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has announced that it will invite more interested candidates to submit their applications to sponsor their parents and grandparents under the Sponsorship program. This is the second round of invitations this year and invitations will begin to be sent out as of September 6, 2017. If you are a…

If you are a Temporary Foreign Worker (TFW) with a valid work permit and you are able to prove your employment is full-time and continuous for a duration of six months or longer from the date you apply for coverage, you may be eligible for OHIP coverage. You may prove your employment using an employment…

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