Canadian Immigration News: 2019's Latest CIC News and Updates

The latest Canada Immigration news covering the CIC, permanent residency, Express Entry draws, provincial nominee programs, family sponsorship, temporary work visas, investor visas and citizenship. Stay up to date on Canadian Immigration Latest News here! For more information about the Canadian immigration process and requirements, please visit our main page on Canadian Immigration.

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Canada Immigration Points and Why They Matter To You

November 6, 2019 / /

One of Canada’s main immigration streams is Express Entry which makes use of immigration points. These Canada immigration points are also known as the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS). What Are Canada’s Immigration Points or CRS? The Comprehensive Ranking System is used to rank the candidates for immigration to Canada. The system awards points based on […]

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What is the Quebec Values Test: Questions, What Can Happen

November 5, 2019 /

A Canadian province will soon require economic immigrants to pass a “values test” under a newly proposed policy. Immigrants to Canada who want to settle in Quebec will soon be required to pass a provincial values test. Starting Jan. 1, immigrants will have to prove they have learned “democratic values and Quebec values” in order to obtain […]

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Express Entry Draw October 30, 2019 #129 – Latest CRS Score

October 30, 2019 / /

The latest round of invitation for Express Entry Draw took place on October 30, 2019, which was the 129th Express Entry Draw. The draw offered 3,900 ITA to those with a cut-off score of 457. This was the #129 Express Entry Draw and the third draw of October. Today’s draw brings the total number of invitations to apply (ITAs) […]

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Educational Credential Assessment (ECA): Everything You Need to Know

October 28, 2019 / /

If you have received a degree, diploma or certificate from another country but want to immigrate to Canada many times you may need an ECA. Having an ECA will increase your CRS score for your Express Entry profile. The more points you have the better chances you have for getting picked during an Express Entry […]

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Canada’s Election Results: Impact on Immigration

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In this past election 338 seats were open. The results came quickly and was announced on Monday, October, 21, 2019. Full results can be found here. Who Won the Election? The Liberal Party won the most seats, 157, but not enough to secure a majority government which would have required 170. Therefore, they will form […]

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Immigrants Play a Key Role In The Real Estate Market

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The Canadian real estate market can thank the immigrant community for the recent growth in the market. One in five homes sold in Canada is bought by newcomers to the country says the Royal LePage survey. The survey was commissioned by the real estate company to assess the state of the market. The survey defines […]

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Facebook Live Express Entry: Everything to Know and Wanted to Ask

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On Wednesday, October 30th at 12pm EST we will be going Live on Facebook with one of our IRCC Licensed Immigration Professionals, Jane Viana. This session will be especially geared towards international students and temporary foreign works residing in Canada. You will have a chance to ask questions with our licensed immigration professional and have […]

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MPNP October 10 Draw

Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) October 24, 2019 Draw #75

October 24, 2019 / /

MPNP under the Expression of Interest System Draw #75 – October 24, 2019 SKILLED WORKERS IN MANITOBA Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 117 Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 567 INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION STREAM Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 16 SKILLED WORKERS OVERSEAS Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 24 who were invited […]

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British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP) October 22, 2019 Tech Draw

October 22, 2019 / /

BCPNP October 22, 2019 Tech Draw The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program offered 62 ITAs to individuals to apply for provincial nomination under the BCPNP. The 62 invitations were issued across 4 streams in the BCPNP. Name of Stream: Minimum Score Skilled Worker: 90 International Graduate: 90 EEBC Skilled Worker: 90 International Graduate: 90 Total Number of invitations issued: […]

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Saskatchewan Provincial Nominee Program (SINP) October 17, 2019 Draw

October 17, 2019 / /

SINP October 17, 2019 Draw Express Entry EOI Selection Results on October 17, 2019 Category: Express Entry Score of Lowest Ranked Candidate to Apply: 67 Total Candidates Invited to Apply: 986 Other Considerations: Invited Candidates had Educational Credential Assessments. The following NOCs have been included: 0621, 0631, 0711, 0821, 1114, 1311, 2171, 4212, 4214, 4214, 6221, 7312, 7321 Total […]

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