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Want to know how we help people with Express Entry to Canada?

The new Express Entry immigration process began in January 1st, 2015. It will remain to be seen how successful the program is. But so far there is a lot of interest and the government promises to streamline the process for those that are eligible. However, the  criteria and process can be complicated despite what the government […]

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Key Immigration Changes to Look Out for This Year

Last September, Harper told the Wall Street Journal that the Canadian government had been “systematically re-orienting” its immigration system so that it became more focused on addressing the country’s labor shortages and long-term economic needs. Employment and Multiculturalism Minister Jason Kenney oversaw many of the key changes during the five years he was in the role of immigration […]

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Express Entry 2015 – A Detailed Guide to the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) Criteria

Since the 2015 Express Entry system is now operational, we’ve taken the time to go over the CRS criteria in detail below, so you can work out exactly how many points you will score for the Express Entry 2015 as outlined by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC). For each section below, there is a maximum number of points that […]

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