Canadian Immigration Options for Lebanese Skilled Workers

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Sun, 24 Oct 2021 12:00:05 +0000

Canada has a proud and rich tradition of welcoming immigrants from Lebanon. Lebanese immigration to Canada began in 1882 and today there are up to 400,000 people of Lebanese origin estimated to live in Canada. Lebanese-Canadians have gone on to hold prominent roles in many jobs, such as politicians, business people, athletes, academics, and actors. […]

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Canada has introduced NOC 2021. What will it mean for immigrants in 2022?

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Wed, 20 Oct 2021 13:00:40 +0000

Canada’s immigration system will overhaul the way it classifies occupations in fall 2022. The changes will affect some economic class and foreign worker applicants, although the federal government has yet to communicate which sorts of applicants will be affected. Canada’s system for categorizing occupations is called the National Occupational Classification (NOC). The NOC is reviewed […]

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How to Immigrate to Canada

Credit to Author: Daniel Levy| Date: Tue, 05 Oct 2021 13:26:23 +0000

Do you want to immigrate to Canada as a skilled worker? In 1967, Canada introduced the world’s first ever objective points system to assess whether immigration candidates could successfully integrate into the Canadian labour market. This was done through the Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSWP) which continues to be one of Canada’s most prominent immigration […]

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Québec lance des invitations aux travailleurs de la santé et aux éducateurs via Arrima

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Mon, 04 Oct 2021 15:00:43 +0000

Québec a invité 536 personnes candidates à présenter une demande de sélection permanente le 30 septembre. Il s’agit de la deuxième ronde d’invitations tenue en septembre dans le cadre du Programme régulier des travailleurs qualifiés du Québec (PRTQ). Le ministère de l’Immigration, de la Francisation et de l’Intégration (MIFI) a invité les personnes candidates dans […]

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Quebec invites health workers, educators in new Arrima draw

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Mon, 04 Oct 2021 15:05:56 +0000

Quebec invited 536 immigration candidates to apply for permanent selection on September 30. This is the second round of invitations held in September under the Quebec Regular Skilled Worker Program (QSWP). Candidates who received invitations to apply for permanent selection by the Ministère de l’Immigration, de la Francisation et de l’Intégration (MIFI) in the latest […]

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IRCC’s immigrant settlement funding by province/territory for 2021-22

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Mon, 04 Oct 2021 12:11:00 +0000

An internal memo reveals how IRCC is spending its $1.7 billion settlement budget during the 2021-22 Canadian government fiscal year (April 1 until March 31). CIC News obtained the memo via an access to information request to the Canadian government. One of the more noteworthy aspects of the memo is how the Department of Immigration, […]

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Quebec skilled workers now eligible for Bridging Open Work Permit

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Tue, 21 Sep 2021 19:53:20 +0000

As of August 31, 2021, temporary foreign workers who reside in Quebec and have been selected by Quebec as skilled workers, are eligible, under certain conditions, to apply for a Bridging Open Work Permit (BOWP). Holders of a BOWP are able to work for any employer of their choice while they wait for Immigration, Refugees […]

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Daphne Bramham: Leaders vying to be PM need to stand up for Canadian values

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 22:13:17 +0000

Asking why Quebec laws violate basic rights isn’t the problem. Not answering is, especially the politicians who aspire to be prime minister.

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Daphne Bramham: Leaders vying to be PM need to stand up for Canadian values

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 22:13:17 +0000

Asking why Quebec laws violate basic rights isn’t the problem. Not answering is, especially the politicians who aspire to be prime minister.

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