Canada to launch dedicated Agri Food industry immigration pilot

Canada to launch dedicated Agri-Food industry immigration pilot

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Pilot will provide foreign agri-food workers with a pathway to Canadian permanent residence The Canadian government announced plans for a new three-year immigration pilot designed to support the growth of Canada’s agri-food sector. In its Budget 2019, released March 19, the Government of Canada stated, “To help the agri-food sector meet Canada’s ambitious export targets […]

EXPRESS ENTRY TIE-BREAK PROCEDURE

Express Entry: 2018 was big, and 2019 could be bigger

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Higher admissions targets in 2019 and 2020 could produce another ITA record in the new year Canada’s Express Entry system had a banner 2018, and the coming year could be even more exceptional. Express Entry, which manages the pool of candidates for Canada’s three Federal High Skilled immigration programs, issued a record 89,800 invitations to […]

Canada's Multi-Year Immigration Plan 2018 to 2021

Canada extends immigration targets into 2021 with prominent roles for Express Entry, PNPs

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1.3 million new permanent residents to be welcomed under immigration plan’s targets Canada is increasing its immigration targets for 2019 and 2020 and will extend its multi-year immigration levels plan through 2021, setting the stage for the arrival of 1.3 million new permanent residents between 2018 and 2021. The changes were announced as part of […]

IRCC says revised citizenship rules are resulting in more new Canadians

IRCC says revised citizenship rules are resulting in more new Canadians

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Applications jumped more than 130 per cent in 9 months after rules changed in October 2017 The number of people receiving Canadian citizenship is on the rise thanks to revised rules that have made it easier to obtain, the Government of Canada says. By the end of this month, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) […]

Happy Canada Day 2018

Happy Canada Day

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We wish you a very Happy Canada Day. A message from Government of Canada: This is an opportunity to gather in our communities, from coast to coast, and to proudly celebrate all we have in common. It is an opportunity to celebrate our achievements, which were born in the audacious vision and shared values of […]

Ontario Masters Graduate Stream Closed

Ontario Masters Graduate Stream Closed Under an Hour of Opening

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The Masters Graduate Stream of the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program reached its intake limit in less than an hour in the most recent intake period on April 5, 2018.The Masters Graduate Stream is a popular Canadian immigration pathway for eligible international graduates of Ontario universities. Along with the PhD Graduate Stream, it is one of two OINP streams for international graduates in Ontario that do not require […]

Entrepreneurs focus Nova Scotia draws

Entrepreneurs focus of Nova Scotia draws

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A total of 23 entrepreneur candidates have been issued invitations to apply to the Nova Scotia Nominee Program in draws held March 27.Of that total, 22 were invited through the Nova Scotia Nominee Program (NSNP)’s Entrepreneur Stream for experienced business owners or senior business managers who want to live in the province.The other invitation was through the NSNP’s International […]

Evaluation: StartUp Visa Pilot

Evaluation of the Start-Up Visa (SUV) pilot

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Executive summary Purpose of the Evaluation The evaluation of evaluation of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada’s (IRCC) Start-Up Visa (SUV) pilot was conducted in fulfillment of a departmental commitment to conduct an evaluation of the pilot, with the purpose of assessing its early outcomes. The evaluation covered a three-year period, starting with the launch of […]

Entrepreneurs: Make your pitch and pivot to Canada!

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Pilot program for newcomers launching companies in Canada to be made permanent On July 28, 2017 – Toronto, ON – Canadians are welcoming to people and ideas from around the globe. Welcoming entrepreneurs who have the expertise to turn their ideas into successful companies is one way that Canada’s openness can help build a world-class innovation […]

Agriculture Construction Workers

Agriculture and Construction Workers Can Transition to Permanent Residence Through New Ontario Immigration Stream

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Certain workers in the agriculture and construction sectors who have work experience in Ontario may be eligible for permanent resident status following the launch of the the Employer Job Offer In-Demand Skills Stream in Ontario. This stream is the latest addition to the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP). Through this program, Ontario welcomes newcomers from around the world who […]