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Invitations to apply for PGP Program 2021 continue; potential sponsors await selection

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By Sarabpreet Kaur Wondering what’s happening with the ongoing Parents and Grandparents sponsorship program? Well, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) began the Invitation To Apply (ITA) process for PGP Program 2021 on September 23 and potential sponsors will be invited till October 7. The PGP Program opens once a year. It lets citizens and […]

2021 Parents and Grandparents Program: Canada increases application intake

Why immigration is important to Canada

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By Gokul Gobikrishna You have heard a million reasons why immigrating to Canada is great for your future. It could be for international labour experience, for promises of higher educations, or a simple change in scenery. Regardless of your reasons, did you know Canada’s just as lucky to have you? Here’s why immigration is Canada’s […]

York’s Bridging Program for IEPs helps you gain the credentials you might be missing

Canada working on proof of vaccination for international travel

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Around the world, vaccination rates are increasing and countries are reopening their borders. The Government of Canada is collaborating with the provinces and territories to develop a proof of vaccination that will facilitate cross-border travel. This will support the re-opening of societies and economies while also reducing the risk of spread and importation of COVID-19. […]

Travel restrictions amid COVID-19: Exemptions for specific groups, foreign nationals now in place

2021 Parents and Grandparents Program: Canada increases application intake

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Wish to bring your loved ones to Canada? The details of the 2021 Parents and Grandparents Program are out and there’s good news for Canadians and permanent residents! Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has announced that it will accept a record number of applications. Up to 30,000 additional people will be invited to apply […]

Language training options for newcomers and why it matters

Canada announces new one-time open work permit for recent PR applicants

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If you qualified for the recently opened pathway to permanent residence in Canada, here’s an update for you. Beginning July 26, 2021, candidates will be eligible for an open work permit while awaiting the results of their application, the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has announced. On May 6, 2021, the pathway to PR was […]

New immigration pathway connects Nova Scotian employers with talent in construction sector

Nova Scotia’s new immigration stream targets graduates in health and child care

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Nova Scotia has its eyes set on the goal. The province has been expanding initiatives to address employment needs to strengthen its economy and population growth. In the latest efforts, the government, on June 30, launched a new immigration stream to fill labour gaps in health and child care. Nova Scotia’s new immigration stream is […]

Nova Scotia launches new immigration stream

To-be immigrants with a COPR can now travel to Canada

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To-be immigrants to Canada have been on a tightrope since the beginning of the pandemic. Questions such as, “Can I travel with my Confirmation of Permanent Residence (COPR)?” and “My PR application is approved. Am I exempt from the ongoing travel restrictions?” have been on their mind. While some could travel, many others waited with […]

French-speaking temporary workers encouraged to come to Canada

Citizenship ceremony in Canada features new oath; Minister Mendicino calls it a profound moment

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The Oath of Citizenship in Canada now recognizes First Nations, Inuit, and Métis rights, and the obligation that all citizens have to uphold the treaties between the Crown and Indigenous nations. A Bill that was introduced in 2020 to amend the Citizenship Act to change Canada’s Oath of Citizenship, has received Royal Assent and is […]

Use your introversion to your advantage during your job search

New immigration pathway connects Nova Scotian employers with talent in construction sector

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The Nova Scotia government has announced changes to its Occupations in Demand immigration stream to help the construction sector in the province fill labour shortages. Two new national occupation codes, NOC 7521 (heavy equipment operator; except crane operators) and NOC 7611 (construction trades helpers and labourers) have been added to the Occupations in Demand Stream, […]

Halifax, a growing preferred destination for new Canadians

New pathway to permanent residency for over 90,000 essential workers in Canada

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As Canada continues the fight against the pandemic, immigration remains critical to economic recovery by addressing labour shortages and adding growth to the workforce. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has announced a new pathway to permanent residency for over 90,000 essential temporary workers and international graduates who are actively contributing to Canada’s economy. The focus […]

Canada to welcome 1,000,000 immigrants over the next 3 years

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