• Canada invites 27,332 immigration candidates through Express Entry Stream.

    Canada invited 27,332 candidates to apply for permanent residence on 13 Feb 2021. This goes to show Canada is committed to achieving its goal of welcoming over 400,000 immigrants this year. Canada’s immigration minister, Marco Mendicino, recently said that IRCC will make efforts to achieve the ambitious immigration targets by transitioning more temporary residents to

    February 16, 2021
  • Third Draw of 2021 (Express Entry)

     Total 374 Invitation of Express Entry candidates issued. IRCC has issued 5,374 ITAs to date, more than the number it issued at the same time in 2020. The figure is poised to increase further with a CEC-only draw anticipated later this week. Canada held its first two Express Entry draws of 2021 on January 6

    January 21, 2021
  • Express Entry: CEC candidates 4,750 Invited

    Another Express Entry draw on January 7 by the Canada. Invitations were issued to a total of 4,750 Canadian Experience Class (CEC) candidates. Most provinces also have immigration streams that are aligned with the Express Entry system. In the Express Entry system, candidates are ranked based on their CRS score that considers multiple factors including

    January 11, 2021
  • Immigration applicants For Canada to submit highest degree only for ECA

    Citizenship Canada (IRCC) to handle ECAs, WES, recently announced that immigration applicants only need to submit their highest completed credential. Those who completed education outside Canada need an assessment for two important reasons: to be eligible as the principal applicant for the Federal Skilled Workers Program, or to earn Comprehensive Ranking System points for foreign

    December 29, 2020
  • Express Entry Visa CRS drops to 469

    Express Entry Visa score drop to below 470 for the first time in an all-program this year. A total of 5,000 invitations were sent to Express Entry candidates, which ties this draw for the largest number of Invitations to Apply (ITAs) issued in a single draw. Candidates in these programs, as well as some Provincial Nomination

    November 28, 2020
  • Quebec’s employer-immigrant recruitment portal

    Employer Portal allows employers to have direct access to potential candidates already in Quebec or abroad. Quebec’s Minister of Immigration, Francization and Integration, Nadine Girault, made the announcement on November 5 about this newly introduced Portal. This portal is designed to facilitate the selection of the people who best meet current labour market needs in

    November 18, 2020
  • Growth in Canada’s labour market

    Canada’s  unemployment rate fell to 8.9 per cent last month. Between August and September, there were 378,200 jobs created in Canada’s labour market. According to the survey it the first time since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the number of self-employed workers increased by 33,000. The Canadian provinces that saw an employment increase in

    November 11, 2020
  • Canada update (CRS) for Express Entry draw this week

    In Canada, Express Entry draw did not happen due to recent Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score changes made by the federal government. The federal department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) explains that the absence of the regularly-scheduled draw is a result of IRCC’s announcement on Tuesday. Express Entry application management system, IRCC awards

    November 4, 2020
  • 10 Reasons to Immigrate to Canada

    10 Reasons to Immigrate to Canada Investor Immigration to Canada Canada is ranked as the number one country in the world. Canadians have a high quality of life. Canada is one of the safest countries in the world. Most institutions in Canada are government-funded. Canada’s economy is thriving. Canada is one of the world’s most

    November 2, 2020
  • Canada is Planning for high numbers of Immigration’s

    Canada is Planning to continue rising immigration applications even after 2020, despite travel restrictions and reduced numbers of new permanent residents. Marco Mendicino, Canada’s immigration minister stated that we are not scaling back from our immigration targets for the next three-year levels plan. Despite high immigration targets, travel restrictions are stopping the flow of would-be

    October 27, 2020