How to get citizenship if your parent is Canadian

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Sat, 12 Jun 2021 09:00:44 +0000

Canadian citizens can pass on citizenship to their children who were born overseas. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) allows citizenship to be passed down to the first generation born outside of Canada. If your parent is a Canadian, you may be eligible to apply for a Proof of Citizenship, also known as a Canadian citizenship certificate. If you can […]

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Finding employment in a pandemic

Credit to Author: Baisakhi Roy| Date: Fri, 11 Jun 2021 13:21:00 +0000

Employment specialists suggest that digital networking, reskilling and recognizing what employers want are strategies that could help you land your dream job in a post-pandemic world.

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Canada’s immigration levels are starting to slow down

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Fri, 11 Jun 2021 09:00:30 +0000

In April 2021, Canada welcomed 21,105 new immigrants, the lowest monthly count since the start of the year. This new Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) data show that despite a strong start to the year, Canada has been losing momentum over the past two months. In January 2021, Canada welcomed 24,680 new immigrants followed […]

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Tips to protect yourself from financial fraud

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 22:40:32 +0000

Did you know that one in five Canadians say they have been a victim of some kind of financial scam or fraud? Over the last 15 months, Better Business Bureau (BBB) has seen growing scam report numbers in investments, employment, cryptocurrency, advance fee loans, pyramid schemes and credit repair/debt relief.

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Staycation: Find ways to explore the world from your own backyard

Credit to Author: Cheryl Song| Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 19:35:15 +0000

While the pandemic has limited our ability to vacation overseas, there are many staycation ideas that we can explore locally with our family that are safe, budget friendly and fun.

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Express Entry: Huge CEC draw with low CRS cutoff

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 19:17:57 +0000

Canada invited 6,000 more Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence on June 10. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited candidates with scores of at least 368. The new draw targeted candidates who are eligible for permanent residence under the Canadian Experience Class (CEC). Invited candidates have had at least one year of […]

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Canada’s TV and film sector booming amid pandemic

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 09:00:40 +0000

Canada has been welcoming television (TV) and film personnel ever since the industry reopened last summer— and now it’s booming. In Ontario alone, there are 87 major productions taking place, according to the Directors Guild of Canada. These include TV series such as Locke and Key, Chucky, See and Star Trek. The industry has been allowed to flourish amid the COVID-19 pandemic […]

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Express Entry: Canada holds biggest PNP-only draw ever

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 09 Jun 2021 18:38:06 +0000

Canada held a new Express Entry draw, inviting 940 candidates to apply for permanent residence on June 9. All invited candidates had previously received a nomination from a Provincial Nominee Program (PNP). This is why the score cutoff was relatively high at 711, because all PNP candidates in the Express Entry pool automatically get 600 […]

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Canada plans to lift quarantine on exempt travellers by early July

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 09 Jun 2021 16:35:19 +0000

Canadians and exempt travellers who are fully vaccinated will soon have an amended quarantine requirement when arriving from abroad. Health Minister Patty Hajdu told reporters that travellers who are already exempt from travel restrictions, will not have to quarantine for the full 14 days if they have received a second dose of a COVID-19 vaccine […]

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British Columbia invites 373 in new PNP draws

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 09 Jun 2021 13:47:47 +0000

British Columbia invited 373 immigration candidates in two Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) draws held June 8, 2021. B.C. has been conducting two separate rounds of invitations under its PNP program since February. There has been a general draw and a second draw targeting retail and wholesale trade managers as well as restaurant and foodservice managers. […]

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