Canadian Immigration News – Weekly Roundup

This week in Canadian immigration news, the Province of Ontario published their 2020 review; questions are raised as to whether  the government of Canada is doing enough to help international students in Canada; the public policy on Excessive Demand becomes a regulatory proposal and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada provide clarity on implied status in Canada.

In partnership with ITC News, here are the top stories in Canadian immigration news for the week of April 5, 2021.

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IRCC PROVIDE CLARITY ON IMPLIED STATUS IN CANADA

On April 8, 2021, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) issued an update confirming the change of the term implied status to maintained Status and offered additional clarification as to when you deemed to be on maintained status [read more]

EFFORTS MADE FOR EXCESSIVE DEMAND PUBLIC POLICY TO BECOME LAW

On March 27, 2021 in a Regulatory Impact Analysis Statement published in the Canada Gazette, the Department of Citizenship and Immigration identified fundamental issues with the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations take on the excessive demand element of medical inadmissibility and suggest regulatory amendments to implement a public policy in force since June 2018 [read more]

SHOULD THE CANADIAN GOVERNMENT DO MORE TO HELP INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS IN CANADA

As the pandemic continues, measures need to be put in place from the Government of Canada to continuously support international students [read more]

ONTARIO PNP 2020: A YEAR IN REVIEW

The province of Ontario is Canada’s most popular destination for immigrants with many newcomers drawn to the bustling city of Toronto and its growing tech-jobs sector. As such, the province has a large quota for helping newcomers immigrate through Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) streams. Securing a PNP from Ontario is considered the golden ticket in Canadian immigration [read more]

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Provincial Nominee Program (PNP)

Saskatchewan Invites 391 in Latest Expression of Interest Draw

Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) has invited a total of 391 candidates under the Occupation In-Demand and Express Entry sub-categories. The lowest ranking candidate invited in the September 27th round […]

Provincial Nominee Program (PNP)

Manitoba Invites 650 Candidates to Apply for Nomination in Latest Draw

The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) has released details from their September 23rd Expression of Interest draw. The results revealed that the province issued 650 […]

Family Sponsorship

IRCC Begins Inviting Potential Parent and Grandparent Sponsors

Immigration, Refugee, Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has begun randomly inviting applicants who had submitted their interest to sponsor their parents and grandparents. IRCC will be issuing […]

Jobs in Canada

Restauranteurs Want More Immigration Options for Foodservice Workers

In response to Canada’s foodservice labour shortage, Restaurants Canada is calling on the government to implement a strategy on the national level that would help […]

Visiting Canada

Canada to Lift India Flight Ban Next Week with New COVID-19 Measures

Transport Canada has announced that the flight ban from India will be extended until September 26, 2021. After the restriction has expired, travelers may enter […]

Living in Canada

Canadian Job Vacancies at Record High in Second Quarter of 2021

Statistics Canada has recently released the Job Vacancies report from the second quarter of 2021, revealing job vacancies are at a record high. As a […]

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