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Information About the New Opportunities Ontario Provincial Nominee Program

The new Opportunities Ontario Provincial Nominee Program is an immigration program that works in conjunction with Express Entry and enables Ontario to nominate individuals as well as their families for Canadian permanent residence, on the basis that they already have a pre-approved job offer for the province. Here’s a step-by-step guide for applying to the Opportunities Ontario […]

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Bill C-24, Strengthening Canadian Citizenship Act

At the end of the month, Bill C-24, otherwise known as the Strengthening Canadian Citizenship Act, partially came into effect, essentially introducing a two-tier citizenship system. Below, we’re going to take a look at what this means for those who want to apply for Canadian citizenship, as well as current Canadian citizens. Grants of Citizenship First, […]

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US Proposes New H-1B Visa Rules

(Below is a transcription of this video) There are going to be some changes to the H-1B application procedure for individuals interested in changing locations in their job in 2015. Hi, it’s Michael Niren immigration lawyer and founder of There has been some proposals put forward to change some of the rules with respect […]

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