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More Families to Reunite in Canada

Government of Canada to improve application intake system and accept more sponsorship applications for parents and grandparents August 20, 2018 – Surrey, BC – To help reunite even more parents and grandparents with their families in Canada, today, the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, announced that the Government of Canada will accept up to 20 000 applications for the […]

PEI release new invitations to Express Entry candidates

The Atlantic Canada province of Prince Edward Island issued new invitations to candidates in its Express Entry, Labour Impact and Business Impact categories in an Expression of Interest draw held August 16. Latest Expression of Interest draw issues 118 invitations across three PEI immigration categories. A total of 118 invitations were issued in all three […]

Arrima,the EOI portal for Quebec Skilled Worker Program will be available in September

The new online portal for the Quebec Skilled Worker Program will only be available to users in September, the province’s Immigration Ministry says.  ‘Arrima’ portal will improve user experience, Quebec says Quebec’s Immigration Ministry, MIDI, said in a news release issued August 17 that the new portal, called Arrima, is undergoing final user experience tests and […]

Ontario Express Entry invitations with cut-off score 350

A new targeted draw through Ontario’s Human Capital Priorities Stream on August 9 issued 947 invitations to Express Entry candidates with Comprehensive Ranking System scores as low as 350. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program says the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score range for this latest draw was 350 to 439 and those issued Notifications of Interest (NOIs) […]

Canada’s immigration system continues to innovate and deliver better service

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has taken great strides towards improving its clients’ service experience. A reduction in backlogs and processing times is a cornerstone of that work. Today the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, highlighted some of the substantial improvements that IRCC has made over the past year. IRCC […]

A new way forward for some immigration application processing times

At Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), we know that applying to immigrate to Canada is a life changing event, and we understand how frustrating it can be when applications take longer than expected. That’s why we have made changes to improve the experience for some permanent resident clients. Now, clients will have a more […]

Nova Scotia`s very first invitations through new Express Entry program

Nova Scotia’s new Labour Market Priorities Stream issued its first invitations Wednesday, targeting Express Entry candidates with eligible work experience as early childhood educators and assistants. A total of 314 invitations were issued to eligible candidates in the federal Express Entry pool with at least two years of work experience in National Occupational Classification (NOC) 4214. Candidate’s Comprehensive […]