New Express Entry draw invites 3,600 candidates to apply for Canadian permanent residence

Credit to Author: Stephen Smith| Date: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 17:14:52 +0000

A new Express Entry draw took place Monday, August 12, in which a total of 3,600 invitations to apply for Canadian permanent residence were issued to candidates with scores of 466 and above. The cut-off score of 466 in today’s draw is seven points above the minimum score of 459 in the previous invitation round […]

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Eleven communities across Canada chosen for immigration pilot

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Mon, 24 Jun 2019 02:24:00 +0000

Eleven rural and northern communities have been selected as part of the new Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot to invite newcomers to make these communities their home. As the Canadian population ages and the birth rate declines, rural Canada’s workforce has seen a significant decrease in available workers. This pilot will help attract people that […]

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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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