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Apr 21, 2017

The Greater Golden Horseshoe Implements a Non-Resident Speculation Tax Effective April 21, 2017

April 21, 2017- The Greater Golden Horseshoe (GGH) has implemented a Non-Resident Speculation Tax (NRST) of 15 per cent on the purchase or acquisit...

Apr 20, 2017

Alberta Employers Cannot Use the LMIA for High-Wage Occupations

April 20, 2017- The province of Alberta and the federal government have teamed up to create a job program to encourage companies to hire Alberta sk...

Apr 19, 2017

Express Entry Draw- Lowest Qualifying Score Continues to Drop

April 19, 2017- Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 3,665 people to apply for Permanent Residence ...

Apr 13, 2017

Express Entry- Low CRS Score Leads To The Biggest Draw to Date

April 13, 2017- Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 3,923 people to apply for Permanent Residence ...

Apr 10, 2017

New Updates To The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program

April 10, 2017- Starting this week, the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) will resume issuing Notifications of Interest to applicants who qu...

Apr 5, 2017

More Changes to Express Entry Coming in June 6, 2017

The Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has recently announced three substantial changes to the Express Entry System starti...

Apr 5, 2017

Express Entry-Lowest Ever CRS Score at 431

April 5, 2017- Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 3,753 people to apply for Permanent Residence t...

Mar 30, 2017

Quebec Immigrant Investor Program to Reopen On May 29, 2017

March 30, 2017- The Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) will be accepting applications starting May 29, 2017. The QIIP facilitates immigration...

Mar 30, 2017

No, Congressman, Canada's Investor Programs Do Not Require Million-Dollar Plus Investments

Featuring: Eren Sari

Matthew Galati and Eren Sari Earlier this month, the U.S. House of Representatives held a public hearing on the proposed DHS regulations that would...

Mar 24, 2017

Express Entry Draw Invites Drops Slightly

March 24, 2017 - Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 3749 people to apply for Permanent Residence ...

Mar 20, 2017

Important Information for International Travelers

March 20, 2017- The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has just announced it will be phasing out the paper CBSA Declaration Card, in favour of se...

Mar 17, 2017

Canadian Visa Requirement Changing for Romanians, Bulgarians and Brazilians

March 17, 2017 – Effective May 1, 2017, Romanian and Bulgarian citizens will be able to apply for an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTa) an...

Mar 9, 2017

Canada’s Global Skills Strategy Launching June 12, 2017

March 9, 2017- Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science, and Economic Development and Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Developm...

Mar 6, 2017

Trump Issues New ‘Travel Ban’ Executive Order; Effective March 16, 2017

On March 6, 2017, President Trump issued an updated executive order “Protecting The Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into The United State...

Mar 1, 2017

Express Entry- Biggest and Best Draw to Date

March 1, 2017 - Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 3884 people to apply for Permanent Residence t...

Mar 1, 2017

OINP International Masters Graduate and PhD Streams Have Reached Registration Intake Limits

March 1, 2017 - Please note that the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program International Masters and PhD Graduate Streams have reached the registr...

Feb 22, 2017

Express Entry- Number of Invitations Remains Steady, but Lowest Qualifying Score Drops to 441

  February 22, 2017 - Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 3,611 people to apply for Permanen...

Feb 21, 2017

OINP is now accepting 2017 Applications

February 21, 2017 – The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) is now accepting 2017 application for the International Masters Graduat...

Feb 16, 2017

OINP To Re-Open Week of February 20th, 2017

OINP To Re-Open Next Week February 16, 2017 – Good news was announced today regarding the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP).  As ...

Feb 10, 2017

Trump Travel Ban Suspension Upheld by U.S. Appeals Court

February 10, 2017 – On February 9, 2017, a U.S. federal appeals court unanimously upheld a temporary suspension of President Trump's Exe...