Language requirements for work permit applications

Credit to Author: Steven Meurrens| Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 23:27:00 +0000

There has recently been a notable increase in Federal Court of Canada judicial reviews of work permit applications that were refused because visa officers did not believe that applicants had the English or French language ability required to work in their occupation in Canada. 

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387 invited in 2 BC PNP immigration draws

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 07 Jul 2021 13:04:56 +0000

British Columbia invited 387 immigration candidates in two Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) draws held on July 6. B.C. has been conducting two separate rounds of invitations under its PNP program since February. The province holds a general draw and a second draw targeting retail and wholesale trade managers as well as restaurant and food service […]

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New British Columbia draws invite 395 PNP candidates

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 13:04:57 +0000

British Columbia invited 395 immigration candidates in two Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) draws held on June 22, 2021. B.C. has been conducting two separate rounds of invitations under its PNP program since February. The province holds a general draw and a second draw targeting retail and wholesale trade managers as well as restaurant and food […]

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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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Canada’s hotel quarantine should end, says COVID-19 panel

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Fri, 04 Jun 2021 09:00:32 +0000

The scientific panel that advises the Canadian federal government on COVID-19-related issues is now recommending ending the mandatory hotel quarantine.  Since February 22, air travellers to Canada have been required by law to check in to a government-approved hotel for three days upon arrival. They are required to take a COVID-19 test upon arrival, and stay at a hotel until […]

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Ontario mayors talk Canada-U.S. border re-opening with public safety minister

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 03 Jun 2021 09:00:18 +0000

A meeting with Ontario mayors from border cities and the public safety minister suggests travel restrictions may start to ease on the southern border by the end of June. Mayor Drew Dilkens from Windsor told iHeartRadio that while the feds did not provide an official date, they are expecting enough Canadians to be vaccinated by […]

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Not sure why your application was refused? You can submit a request for further details

Credit to Author: Steven Meurrens| Date: Thu, 03 Jun 2021 00:40:20 +0000

Visa applicants are generally unable to obtain information they are seeking about immigration files, including the reasons for refusals since the letters letters that IRCC sends to applicants do not tell the whole story. It is accordingly crucial that applicants understand how to obtain the full refusal reasons, says our Immigration Law columnist.

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BC PNP Tech Pilot Draw: 68 candidates invited

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 02 Jun 2021 15:51:19 +0000

B.C. invited 68 workers in the technology and information technology sector to apply for a provincial nomination on June 1. The new invitations were issued under the province’s Tech Pilot, which is part of the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP). This means that eligible candidates must meet the requirements of one of British […]

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An overview of Canada’s PNP immigration results for May 2021

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 02 Jun 2021 09:00:50 +0000

In recent weeks, Canada’s Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP) have seen significant activity. Provinces across the country have been actively issuing invitations to apply for nomination to a wide range of foreign workers, graduates, and entrepreneurs. Canadian provinces and territories, except Quebec and Nunavut, operate their own Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP). Each province adopts its own […]

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Manitoba invites 404 Express Entry candidates in new PNP draw

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 01 Jun 2021 20:03:42 +0000

Manitoba invited 404 Express Entry candidates in a new round of invitations, in an unusual draw held May 27. The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) Express Entry candidates who may be eligible for the Skilled Workers Overseas stream. Invited candidates needed to have a minimum Expression of Interest (EOI) score of 601 in order to be […]

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