Canadian Immigrant at International Metropolis Conference in Ottawa

Credit to Author: Ramya Ramanathan| Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 01:01:41 +0000

Canadian Immigrant Magazine is proud to participate as a sponsor in the upcoming International Metropolis Conference. The conference, being held in Ottawa from June 24-28, 2019, brings together experts from around the world to discuss issues of immigration, diversity and integration. The Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada will host this largest annual international […]

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Immigration, diversity and integration on agenda at International Metropolis Conference

Credit to Author: Ramya Ramanathan| Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 01:01:41 +0000

Canadian Immigrant Magazine is proud to participate as a sponsor in the upcoming International Metropolis Conference. The conference, being held in Ottawa from June 24-28, 2019, brings together experts from around the world to discuss issues of immigration, diversity and integration. The Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada will host this largest annual international […]

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Canada Soccer’s Women’s National Team welcomes new Canadians

Credit to Author: Ramya Ramanathan| Date: Sun, 26 May 2019 22:41:14 +0000

Earlier this month, Canada Soccer hosted a special citizenship ceremony at BMO Field in Toronto, where Canada’s Women’s National Team welcomed 27 new citizens from 12 countries into the Canadian family. The new Canadians and their guests were back on the field the very next day to see Canada score a win against Mexico in […]

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Minimum score drops again in latest draw from Canada’s Express Entry pool

Credit to Author: Stephen Smith| Date: Wed, 01 May 2019 15:41:16 +0000

The Government of Canada invited 3,350 Express Entry candidates to apply for Canadian permanent residence in a draw held May 1.  The cut-off score in today’s draw was 450, which is one point lower than the minimum score in the previous draw on April 17, which was 451. This is the fourth time that the […]

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New caregiver immigration pilots allow you to bring family along

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 03:37:15 +0000

Caregivers will soon have access to two new immigration pilots that will replace the current Caring for Children and Caring for People with High Medical Needs pilot programs. The new pilots, called the Home Child Care Provider Pilot and the Home Support Worker Pilot, will allow caregivers to bring their family with them to Canada […]

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Why reference letters are needed for economic immigration

Credit to Author: Steven Meurrens| Date: Tue, 26 Feb 2019 23:09:59 +0000

And how you can ensure yours is sufficient to meet immigration requirements Most Canadian economic immigration programs require that applicants have qualifying work experience. In order to demonstrate that past and current positions qualify, applicants are required to provide references letters from their employers. Such reference letters must state the position title, duration, duties and wage. […]

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New caregiver pilot programs allow families to come along

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:33:52 +0000

Caregivers will soon have access to two new five-year caregiver immigration pilots that will replace the current Caring for Children and Caring for People with High Medical Needs pilot programs. The new pilots will allow caregivers to come to Canada together with their family and provide a pathway to permanent residence. Caregivers will also soon […]

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New Express Entry draw invites 3,350 candidates to apply for Canadian permanent residence

Credit to Author: Stephen Smith| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 15:58:14 +0000

The Government of Canada has issued 3,350 invitations to apply for Canadian permanent residence to candidates in the Express Entry system in a draw held February 20.   Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has now issued a total of 14,500 Invitations to Apply (ITAs) in 2019, which remains the biggest start to a year since […]

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New Express Entry draw caps record January, minimum CRS hits 16-month low

Credit to Author: Stephen Smith| Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2019 15:29:33 +0000

A new Express Entry draw held January 30 saw the number of invitations issued this month rise to 11,150, making this the biggest start to a year in the Express Entry system’s five-year history.   The minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score in today’s draw was 438, which is a five-point reduction over the previous invitation […]

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IRCC stands by Parents and Grandparents expression of interest process

Credit to Author: CIC News| Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2019 16:28:11 +0000

Canada’s Parents and Grandparents sponsorship program reopened to expressions of interest on January 28, sparking fierce competition among aspiring sponsors.   The Interest to Sponsor form for the popular program was due to go live at 12 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, with Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) accepting 27,000 submissions on a first-in, first-served basis. Completing […]

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