Should I enter the Express Entry pool if I have a low CRS?

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 10:00:35 +0000

Are you among those with a low CRS score who feel it may not be worthwhile to submit an Express Entry profile? You may have been following recent rounds of invitations and see that most candidates who received an invitation to apply for permanent residence in Canada through recent draws scored above 460 on the […]

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Most Canadians support permanent immigration pathways for temporary foreign workers

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Sat, 02 Jan 2021 09:00:18 +0000

The majority of Canadians want to see temporary workers in the agricultural sector become permanent residents, according to a new survey. Nanos Research, a market and public opinion research firm held a random survey of 1,039 Canadians over the age of 18 between October 28 and November 1, this year. Results show more than eight […]

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Express Entry: CRS drops to 469

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 15:19:48 +0000

The Express Entry cutoff score dipped below 470 for the first time in an all-program draw this year. Candidates needed a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of at least 469 in order to be invited in the November 25 invitation round. A total of 5,000 invitations were sent to Express Entry candidates, which ties this draw […]

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Express Entry: 5,000 ITAs in biggest draw ever

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 17:12:18 +0000

Canada has held its largest Express Entry draw ever on November 18, 2020. A total of 5,000 invitations were issued in this draw, bringing immigration candidates one step closer to Canadian permanent residence. Candidates needed a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of at least 472 in order to receive an invitation this round. Express Entry […]

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Express Entry: 4,500 ITAs issued in new draw

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 16:07:58 +0000

Canada held its latest Express Entry draw on November 5. A total of 4,500 invitations went to Express Entry candidates with a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score requirement of 478. French-speaking candidates are eligible for more CRS points in this draw. Recently, Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced that French-speaking candidates now get 25 additional […]

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Express Entry: Canada invites 4,500 to apply for permanent residence

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 15:01:44 +0000

Canada’s new Express Entry draw ties for the all-time biggest draw ever. A total of 4,500 invitations went to Express Entry candidates with a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score requirement of 471. The CRS requirement is the same as the previous Express Entry draw held on September 30. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) […]

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How to immigrate to Canada from India

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 02:00:36 +0000

India is the number one source country for immigrants coming from overseas to Canada. There were about 1,374,710 people of Indian origin in Canada in 2016, according to the census. Since then, the number of Indian immigrants has increased substantially over the last few years. In 2019, Indian citizens accounted for a quarter of the […]

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British Columbia holds largest immigration draw of 2020

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 23:50:42 +0000

British Columbia issued 450 new invitations to apply for a provincial nomination in a draw that took place on September 29. This was the province’s largest draw of 2020, surpassing the over 430 invitations it issued in its September 1st draw. Today’s Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) draw saw invitations go to Skilled Worker and International […]

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How to immigrate to Canada from Cameroon

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 06:00:44 +0000

Pour lire cet article en français, cliquez ici. Before the pandemic, the number of Canadian immigrants who came from Cameroon was growing every year. Between 2015 and 2019 the number of Cameroonian immigrants grew 45 per cent up to 2,950 new permanent residents. Coronavirus has affected these numbers significantly, as only 780 immigrants came to Canada […]

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Express Entry Draw: 557 PNP candidates receive ITAs

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 22 Jul 2020 13:48:46 +0000

Canada invited 557 Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence on July 22, 2020. Canada has now invited 54,357 immigration candidates so far this year. Only candidates who had received a nomination from a Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) were invited in the latest draw, which is why the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) cut off was 687. This […]

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