Comprehensive FAQ on Canada’s New Immigration Streams for Essential Workers and Graduates

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Wed, 05 May 2021 21:15:01 +0000

Canada is launching six new permanent residence streams on May 6 at 12 p.m. Eastern Standard Time for essential workers and international graduates currently residing in the country. Some 90,000 immigration spots will be available. All the information below is based on what is posted on the website of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) […]

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Why demand is strong for Canada’s 6 new immigration programs

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Fri, 23 Apr 2021 14:59:09 +0000

Canada’s recent announcement is being met with great fanfare. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is launching six streams for essential workers and international graduates on May 6. It will provide permanent residence to up to 50,000 essential workers and 40,000 graduates. The programs close on November 5, or when the quotas are met, whichever […]

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Webinar: Essential Workers & International Graduates in Canada: How to Apply for PR

Credit to Author: CanadaVisa| Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 15:21:01 +0000

CanadaVisa and Campbell Cohen are proud to be hosting a free webinar on Tuesday April 27, 2021 at 12 PM EST called How to Apply for PR. The purpose of the webinar is to provide an overview to essential workers and international graduates currently residing in Canada of the six new permanent residence programs that are launching […]

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IELTS and CELPIP websites are working again

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Sun, 18 Apr 2021 14:06:06 +0000

Essential workers, international graduates, and other immigration candidates currently living in Canada now have the ability to book their language tests again. Those looking to apply for an economic class immigration program in Canada need to take a General test provided by either IELTS or CELPIP. Both IELTS and CELPIP saw their websites crash on […]

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IEC pools for certain countries opening for 2021

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 26 Feb 2021 18:41:29 +0000

Canada will be opening up the International Experience Canada (IEC) pool for certain countries on March 1. Those who are selected will be eligible to work in Canada. IEC is open to young adults who are citizens of foreign countries which have reciprocal agreements with Canada. The eligible age range depends on the country, but […]

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How to manage your finances as a newcomer

Credit to Author: Scotiabank| Date: Tue, 09 Feb 2021 10:00:51 +0000

If you’ve recently moved to Canada or plan to move here, you’ll need to get your Canadian finances in order. This will help you get settled into your new life and do things like pay rent, get a debit card and a credit card, transfer money, deposit cheques, buy groceries, and other necessities. Depending on […]

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Up to 52,000 people eligible for new 18-month Canadian work permit

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:39 +0000

The Canadian government has a new policy in place to help former international students who have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic while living in Canada. Since January 27, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has been accepting applications from Post-Graduate Work Permit (PGWP) holders who have seen their permits expire or their permits are about […]

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Most Canadians support permanent immigration pathways for temporary foreign workers

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Sat, 02 Jan 2021 09:00:18 +0000

The majority of Canadians want to see temporary workers in the agricultural sector become permanent residents, according to a new survey. Nanos Research, a market and public opinion research firm held a random survey of 1,039 Canadians over the age of 18 between October 28 and November 1, this year. Results show more than eight […]

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Canada is now sending work and study permits by mail

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 02 Oct 2020 16:18:59 +0000

Foreign nationals who are in Canada and who have been approved to work or study can now get their permits sent to them by mail. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is now opening up its web form to take requests from people who have their Letter of Introductions (LOIs) but no way to travel […]

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More details released on who can apply for employer-specific work permits without leaving Canada

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 12:00:27 +0000

Canada released more detailed information on who is eligible for a new temporary policy that benefits temporary residents with job offers. The new policy, announced last month, allows eligible foreign nationals with valid status to apply for a job offer-supported work permit from inside Canada. It also means that eligible foreign nationals will not be […]

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