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Is There a Quebec Provincial Nominee Program?

By MorganJanuary 16, 2020
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No, there is not a provincial nominee program for Quebec. However, Quebec does have programs in place that work similarly. Currently, the provincial nominee programs are a way for skilled workers to fast track their permanent residency applications. While Quebec does not participate in this program, it does have the Programme de l’expérience québécoise (PEQ […]

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Latest Manitoba PNP Draws 2020 (MPNP)

By Ella BergquistJanuary 14, 2020
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The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) regularly searches the IRCC’s Express Entry pool to find candidates who may meet the criteria of one of Manitoba’s Express Entry immigration streams. The MPNP collects individuals from the Express Entry Pool to personally invite them to live and work in Manitoba. Learn more about how the MPNP process and application. […]

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Best Province To Move to In Canada During 2020

By MorganJanuary 16, 2020
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Canada consists of 10 unique provinces and three territories. Each region has its own unique culture, nature, and reasons for moving there. The capital of Canada is Ottawa which is located in Ontario, however, each territory and province have their capital city. The country consists of five regions which are made up of the territories […]

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What to Expect for Canadian Immigration in 2020

By CaseyJanuary 2, 2020
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Canada’s population has just recently passed the 37.5 million mark. This falls short of other large countries such as Russia with 144 million, the US with 326 million, China with 1.4 billion, India with 1.3 billion, and Brazil with 210 million. Consequently, Canada is eager to bring in new immigrants as much as possible. That being said, […]

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Canada’s PNP Draws and Updates 2019

By Ella BergquistJanuary 2, 2020
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On this page you will find an archive of Canada’s PNP draws and updates of 2019. If you are looking for the latest and most updated PNP news you can click here: Latest PNP Draws and Updates 2020. Canada PNP Draws and Updates 2019: November 12: British Columbia The British Columbia Nominee Program (BCNP) invited […]

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Express Entry Draw December 19, 2019 #133 – Latest CRS Score

By Ella BergquistDecember 19, 2019
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Express Entry Draw December #133 The latest round of invitation for Express Entry Draw took place on December 19, 2019, which was the 133rd Express Entry Draw. The draw offered 3,200 ITA to those with a cut-off score of 469. This was the #133 Express Entry Draw and the second draw of December. This most likely will be the […]

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Canada’s Minister of Immigration Profile: Marco Mendicino

By MorganJanuary 16, 2020
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Marco Mendicino was named Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Mendicino was appointed to Trudeau’s new cabinet on November 20, 2019. Previously, this position was held by MP Ahmed Hussen who has now been named the Minister of families, children and social development. This new role means that Mendicino […]

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UK Election Results: Impact on Immigration 2020

By MorganJanuary 16, 2020
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The United Kingdom held a general election on December 12, 2019. One of the major political issues being voted on was Brexit, the movement by the UK to leave the European Union. For many, a vote for the Conservative party and by extension, Prime Minister Boris Johnson, was a vote to leave the EU. The […]

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Canadian Immigration 2019: Year in Review

By CaseyDecember 16, 2019
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Over the past year, Canada has produced many significant changes in immigration- some positive and some causing more of a disadvantage to those who wish to immigrate to Canada. Overall, it is safe to say that Canadian immigration has been increasing throughout the year of 2019. Below is a summary of the most influential changes […]

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International Experience Canada (IEC) Re-Opening for 2020

By Ella BergquistDecember 15, 2019
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Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (“IRCC”) has announced that the International Experience Canada (“IEC”) program will re-open on December 9, 2019.  The IEC program allows people to experience Canada, and may be a first step towards permanent residence. The IEC selects candidates under three categories: Working Holiday Young Professionals International Co-op Young adults, ages 18 […]

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Express Entry Draw December 11, 2019 #132 – Latest CRS Score

By Ella BergquistDecember 22, 2019
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Express Entry Draw December #132 The latest round of invitation for Express Entry Draw took place on December 11, 2019, which was the 132nd Express Entry Draw. The draw offered 3,200 ITA to those with a cut-off score of 472. This was the #132 Express Entry Draw and the first draw of December. Improving Your CRS Score If you […]

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Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship Program Update for 2020

By CaseyJanuary 3, 2020
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January 1st Update: To ensure that Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has sufficient time to complete the development of a new intake process for the 2020 Parents and Grandparents Program, the reopening of the program will be postponed until Ministerial Instructions are issued. This means that the opportunity to express interest in sponsoring a […]

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Express Entry Draw November 28, 2019 #131 – Latest CRS Score

By Ella BergquistJanuary 2, 2020
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The latest round of invitation for Express Entry Draw took place on November 27, 2019, which was the 131st Express Entry Draw. The draw offered 3,600 ITA to those with a cut-off score of 471. This was the #131 Express Entry Draw and the second draw of November. Today’s draw brings the total number of invitations to apply (ITAs) […]

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How Is The Quebec Experience Program Changing: Impact of PEQ Changes

By MorganJanuary 2, 2020
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The Quebec Experience Program was suspended by CAQ in 2019. In 2018, 10,711 people were accepted into the program with 5,146 of the accepted applicants being post-secondary graduates. The CAQ has stated that the suspension was due to the province being a victim of its own success. In other words, the popularity of the program […]

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Express Entry Draw November 13, 2019 #130 – Latest CRS Score

By Ella BergquistDecember 22, 2019
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The latest round of invitation for Express Entry Draw took place on November 13, 2019, which was the 130th Express Entry Draw. The draw offered 3,600 ITA to those with a cut-off score of 472. This was the #130 Express Entry Draw and the first draw of November. Today’s draw brings the total number of invitations to apply (ITAs) […]