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Canada Extends Its Immigration Targets Into 2021


Canada Extends Its Immigration Targets Canada does not cease to bring good news to all those willing to immigrate to Canada and call Canada its new home. In a recent release, the Canadian government increased its immigration targets for 2019 and 2020 and extended its multi-year immigration levels plan to include 2021. Overview So, between 2018 and 2021 Canada plans to accept 1.3 million new permanent residents through various economic, family, refugee and humanitarian immigration categories. According to the new 2019-2021 plan, the admission targets will grow annually to reach 350,000 in 2021. 2019 targets were increased from 330,000 to [...]

Canada Extends Its Immigration Targets Into 20212019-04-14T05:42:02-05:00

Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program Announces New Draws


Ontario Express Entry On October 22, 2018, the province of Ontario issued invitations to Express Entry candidates in the Skilled Trades and French-Speaking Skilled Worker stream. 439 candidates were invited through the Skilled Trades Stream, bringing the total number of Notifications of Interest in 2018 to 1,445. We will remind that to qualify for a Skilled Trades stream, you have to have a minimum of one year full-time work experience, or it’s part-time equivalent in a skilled trade listed in Minor Group 633 or Major Group 72, 73, or 82 of Canada’s National Occupational Classification (NOC). You must [...]

Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program Announces New Draws2019-11-11T08:05:20-05:00

Quebec Skilled Worker Program: Details Unveiled


QUEBEC SKILLED WORKER PROGRAM Quebec has officially published the details of the new Expression of Interest system that is put in place to reduce processing times and simplify the application process for its  Quebec Skilled Worker Program (QSWP). While it is still not as fast as the federal Express Entry system, it is a huge leap forward in comparison with the old first-come, first-served application process and the sometimes-unreliable Mon Projet Quebec portal. In general, the new system is very much like Express Entry; it employs an Expression of Interest system, introduces a clear point-based algorithm and makes the whole [...]

Quebec Skilled Worker Program: Details Unveiled2022-01-04T12:11:18-05:00



Image Credit: toursbylocals.com What is The Global Talent Stream? The Global Talent Stream is now available to employers in the province of Quebec. It allows them to hire skilled foreign workers with a two-week processing time. The Global Talent Stream is a part of the government of Canada’s Global Skills Strategy, to give an access to specialized foreign workers in order to promote Canada's economic growth and job creation. It is also part of Canada's Temporary Foreign Worker Program. The two-week processing standard also applies to open work permits for accompanying spouses/common-law partners, and study permit in Canada for [...]


Ontario Express Entry Human Capital Priorities


The most popular Ontario Express Entry Human Capital Priorities, which is a part of Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program, has reached its registration intake limit. We remind that the program was reopened on November 2, 2017. No additional registrations will be accepted for the time being. However, the program will issue more Notifications of Interest to eligible Express Entry candidates in the pool before the end of the year. A Notification of Interest works in the same way as an invitation to apply. However, the process of obtaining a Notification of Interest is passive, because Ontario immigration authorities search the Express [...]

Ontario Express Entry Human Capital Priorities2018-10-24T17:01:06-05:00

Canadian Start-Up Visa Program Wins As US Backs Down


Canadian Start-Up Visa Program Wins Thinking about immigrating to North America via entrepreneur program? Think Canada! In a recent announcement, the US Department of State seems to be wrapping up the Obama’s initiative called International Entrepreneur Rule. Under this initiative, a temporary residence was granted to immigrant entrepreneurs with promising start-up ideas. The move to cancel the initiative is dictated by the US Government belief that it “lacks sufficient protections for U.S. workers and investors, and is not the appropriate vehicle for attracting and retaining international entrepreneurs.” This leaves the world’s other leading economies, including Canada, well positioned to retain [...]

Canadian Start-Up Visa Program Wins As US Backs Down2019-04-14T21:25:15-05:00

Express Entry 2017, The Most Popular Path To Come To Canada


Express Entry 2017 Express Entry is arguably the most popular and easy tool to come to Canada if you have the proper background, training, and skills. If you are already in the Express Entry pool or just intend to enter one, this article might help you. On May 31, IRCC has released an important Express Entry year-end report detailing 2017 Express Entry performance. We have summarized the key points of the report for you to help you better understand Express Entry and your chances. We will remind that Express Entry is not a program. Express Entry is a system to [...]

Express Entry 2017, The Most Popular Path To Come To Canada2019-08-13T11:10:38-05:00

Startup Visa Canada 2019


startup visa Canada 2019 Here are some very exciting news that we want to bring to you regarding start-up visa program update 2019.When Start-Up Visa Program first launched in 2013, it was a novelty. It was announced as a business immigration program that didn’t require any minimum investment or minimum net worth. In other words, it means that if you have a good business idea, you might secure Canadian permanent residence for yourself and the members of your family. In March-April 2019, after an analysis was performed on the program’s performance, the Canadian government declared that it would remain a [...]

Startup Visa Canada 20192019-05-23T20:16:37-05:00

Sponsorship Of Parents And Grandparents News


Sponsorship Of Parents And Grandparents News In January, we told our readers about an opportunity to submit interest to sponsor forms, if they wish to bring their parents and/or grandparents to Canada. We said that in two month Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) would randomly select 10,000 potential applicants, who would be given an opportunity to submit applications for sponsorship. Time goes by quickly! On March 19, IRCC announced that the random selection process had completed, and potential sponsors had 60 days from the date of invitation to submit a complete application. In 2017, IRCC changed the procedures for [...]

Sponsorship Of Parents And Grandparents News2018-12-19T11:14:12-05:00