Quebec companies can now hire more temporary foreign workers

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Tue, 11 Jan 2022 13:00:35 +0000

A previously-announced measure allowing Quebec employers to recruit more temporary foreign workers took effect on January 10. Quebec workplaces can now support staff of up to 20% temporary workers, up from 10%. The measure applies to business in the following specific sectors identified by Quebec: Retail Trade excluding Food; Accommodation and Food Services; Food, Beverage […]

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How to sponsor your spouse from South Africa

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Sat, 08 Jan 2022 13:00:20 +0000

If you want to sponsor your South African partner for Canadian immigration, the first step is to make sure you are both eligible. Here are some of the general eligibility requirements for both Canadians foreign partners from any country. Looking to sponsor your partner? Complete this form so an immigration lawyer can help you! Who […]

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How to sponsor your spouse from the UAE

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 06 Dec 2021 13:00:57 +0000

The first step to sponsoring your spouse or common-law partner from the United Arab Emirates is to make sure you are both eligible. To be eligible to sponsor your spouse, you need to be over the age of 18, a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, and be able to financially support you and your family. […]

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How to sponsor your spouse from Pakistan

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Thu, 25 Nov 2021 13:00:33 +0000

Canadian citizens or permanent residents can sponsor their Pakistani spouse or common-law partner for permanent residence. Enabling families to be reunited is one of the pillars of Canada’s immigration system. One of the primary means of achieving this goal is through the Family Class immigration program, which allows recent immigrants and long-established Canadians to be […]

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How to sponsor your spouse from Nigeria

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 08 Nov 2021 13:00:49 +0000

If you want to sponsor your spouse or common-law partner from Nigeria, the first step is to make sure you and your one true love are eligible. To be eligible to sponsor your spouse, you need to be over the age of 18, a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, and be able to financially support […]

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Quebec is moving forward with measures to welcome more temporary foreign workers

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Thu, 04 Nov 2021 13:00:37 +0000

Following consultations with labour market partners, Quebec has added over 30 new occupations that will be eligible for facilitated processing under the Temporary Foreign Worker Program. The list of eligible occupations for facilitated processing under the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP) was made public on November 2 by the Minister of Labour and Acting Minister […]

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Quebec announces deals to help hire and retain temporary foreign workers

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Fri, 06 Aug 2021 15:20:02 +0000

Canada is implementing temporary changes to make it easier to hire temporary workers in Quebec, the province announced today. After months of negotiations, Quebec has reached an agreement with the Canadian federal government to implement three new measures to help employers and businesses facing labour shortages. Quebec becomes the first province to reach such an […]

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How to add dependents on TR to PR open work permit application

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 03 Aug 2021 12:00:14 +0000

The new open work permit for essential workers and international student graduates is here until December 31, 2022. Applicants to the temporary residence to permanent residence (TR to PR) pathways can also add their family members to the bridging open work permit. The new open work permit opened July 26, specifically for TR to PR […]

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How to sponsor your spouse from the Philippines

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 09:00:23 +0000

The first step to sponsoring your spouse for Canadian immigration is to make sure you are eligible. Are you a Canadian citizen, or permanent resident? Are you over the age of 18? Can you financially provide for your spouse, any dependent children, and yourself? See if You’re Eligible for Spousal Sponsorship These are some of […]

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You can come to work in Canada during the pandemic

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Thu, 13 May 2021 09:00:38 +0000

People looking to work in Canada temporarily may still be able to do so despite COVID-19-related travel restriction. This applies to all types of work and is not exclusive to health care or other essential work. The Canadian border is only closed to what the government considers “non-essential” travel. Those who are exempt from the travel restrictions […]

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