Canadian Immigration News – Weekly Roundup

This week in Canadian immigration news, The permanent resident pathway for international graduates reaches 40,000 intake quota 24 hours after opening; Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada unveil a new application portal; 2 draws from the Express Entry pool took place targeting PNP and CEC class applicants.

In partnership with ITC News, here are the top stories in Canadian immigration news for the week of May 10, 2021.

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PUBLIC POLICY FOR INTERNATIONAL GRADUATES CLOSES IN JUST 24 HOURS

After the much-anticipated opening of the Temporary Resident to Permanent Resident Pathway on the 6th May 2021, the stream targeting recent international graduates from a Canadian institution closed at 1.04 pm on May 7th, 2021 [read more]

IMMIGRATION, REFUGEE, AND CITIZENSHIP CANADA UNVEIL A NEW APPLICATION PORTAL.

When Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced on April 14th, 2021 that it was opening 6 new streams under the temporary resident to permanent resident pathway, anyone who has worked with the current Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) application portal was expecting a disaster, with 90,000 hopeful applicants trying to access a portal known to crash under excessive demand [read more]

EXPRESS ENTRY DRAW # 186 | 577 PNP APPLICANTS INVITED

In the 186th Express Entry draw, IRCC issued 557 invitations to Express Entry candidates. This draw was specific to Provincial Nominee Program candidates with a minimum CRS cut-off score of 752 [read more]

EXPRESS ENTRY DRAW # 187 | 4147 CEC APPLICANTS INVITED

In the 187th Express Entry draw, IRCC issued 4,147 invitations to Express Entry candidates. This draw was specific to Canadian Experience Class (CEC) candidates with a minimum CRS cut-off score of 401 [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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