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Express Entry draw finally resumes after a long pandemic-led dry spell

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The much-anticipated Express Entry draw, after a hiatus of over one-and-a-half years, resumed on July 6, 2022. The Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) cut-off score was a high 557 and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited a total of 1,500 Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence. This was a significant all-program draw, which also included […]

Parent and grandparent super visa modified: Your family can stay in Canada longer

Canada extends support for newcomer healthcare professionals to secure jobs

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Canada has announced close to $1.5 million in funds to help internationally educated newcomer healthcare professionals join the Canadian workforce. This funding builds on the success of the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario’s (CHEO) National Newcomer Navigation Network (N4) and aims to promote sector collaboration and information sharing of foreign qualification and credential recognition requirements […]

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Canada’s Express Entry to resume in July 2022, and more immigration updates

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Canada will soon begin draws for Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSWP), Federal Skilled Trades Program (FSTP) and Canadian Experience Class (CEC) under the sought-after Express Entry immigration program. The announcement by Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) that Canada’s Express Entry program will resume in early July of 2022 was accompanied by other critical updates […]

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Canada welcomes 108,000 permanent residents; surpasses goal for Q1 2022

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Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has announced that a record number of PR applications – more than the original goal of 147,000 – were processed in the first quarter of this year. The result? Canada welcomed more than 108000 permanent residents by March 31, 2022. Immigration Minister Sean Fraser also announced updates to IRCC’s […]

Fawad’s story – from refugee to Canadian citizen

Canada’s Atlantic Immigration Program now a permanent pathway

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The Government of Canada has announced the launch of a new permanent Atlantic Immigration Program. The move aims to address labour shortages across Atlantic Canada, as Canada continues to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. The idea is to help the Atlantic provinces attract more skilled newcomers to fuel the region’s economic recovery and drive further […]

Refugees will have full health-care coverage through IFHP

Canadian visa hopefuls in limbo as the massive immigration backlog continues

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The Canadian government received bouquets and brickbats as it announced its grand Immigration Levels Plan 2022-2024 last week. While Canada’s target of welcoming 431,645 permanent residents in 2022 is exciting for new applicants, those with pending applications since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic can’t help but feel forgotten. As of earlier this month, Immigration, […]

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Canada sets high targets with Immigration Levels Plan 2022-2024

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After welcoming 405,000+ new permanent residents in 2021 — the highest in a single year in the country’s history – Canada has set even higher immigration targets for the next three years. Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Sean Fraser outlined the Immigration Levels Plan 2022-2024 today. He announced that Canada aims to welcome 431,645 […]

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Permanent residence tracker: Canada PR applicants can now track their case status online

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Here’s the latest development in the Canadian immigration process – Canada has launched an online permanent residence application tracker for people sponsoring or being sponsored as a spouse, partner, or dependent child. The move follows last week’s announcement by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), outlining a plan to modernize Canada’s immigration system and lower […]

Parent and grandparent super visa modified: Your family can stay in Canada longer

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 […]

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