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Jan 29, 2021

Today’s Updates: Cancelled flights, increased testing and quarantine hotels

Featuring: Kelly Goldthorpe

Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced 4 significant changes regarding international travel: 1. Cancelled flights from Mexico and the Cari...

Jan 25, 2021

UPDATE: COVID – 19 TESTING REQUIREMENT FOR AIR ENTRY TO CANADA

Featuring: Jonathan Green

Effective January 7th, 2021, all individuals 5 years of age and older entering Canada by air must provide proof of a negative COVID-19 laboratory ...

Jan 21, 2021

EXPRESS ENTRY DRAW 174 - 454 CRS POINTS - CEC ONLY

Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced an Express Entry draw for candidates involved in ...

Jan 20, 2021

EXPRESS ENTRY DRAW 173 - 741 CRS POINTS - PNP ONLY

Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced an Express Entry draw for candidates involved in t...

Jan 8, 2021

EXPRESS ENTRY DRAW 172 - 461 POINTS - Canadian Experience Class (CEC) ONLY

Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced an Express Entry draw for candidates involved in ...

Jan 7, 2021

UPDATED* NEW: COVID-19 testing requirements for air travel

  As of today, all passengers travelling to Canada via air must present a negative COVID-19 test prior to boarding. You can read more about t...

Jan 6, 2021

Express Entry Draw 171 - 813 CRS Points - PNP Only

Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced an Express Entry draw for candidates involved in ...

Dec 23, 2020

EXPRESS ENTRY DRAW 170 - 468 CRS POINTS

Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced an all program Express Entry draw, encompassing candidates ...

Dec 9, 2020

EXPRESS ENTRY DRAW 169 - 469 CRS POINTS

Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced an all program Express Entry draw, encompassing candidates ...

Dec 9, 2020

Update to PERMANENT RESIDENCE PATHWAY FOR PANDEMIC WORKERS

The Government of Canada announced today that the Pathway to Permanent Residence for refugee claimants in the health care sector will come into pl...

Nov 25, 2020

Express Entry Draw 168 - 469 CRS Points

Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced an irregular all program Express Entry draw, encompassing c...

Nov 18, 2020

EXPRESS ENTRY DRAW 167 - 472 CRS Points

Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced an all program Express Entry draw encompassing candida...

Nov 13, 2020

CANADA ANNOUNCES IMMIGRATION MEASURES SUPPORTING HONG KONG RESIDENTS AND CANADIANS IN HONG KONG

On November 12, 2020, the Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship (IRCC) announced new immigration measures to support Hong Kong Reside...

Nov 5, 2020

EXPRESS ENTRY DRAW 166

Aligning with Canada’s National Francophone Immigration Week, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announce...

Nov 2, 2020

Canadian Government Announces Immigration Plan

Last week, Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada published a News Release discussing the 2021-2023 Immigration Levels Plan. The Plan is im...

Oct 28, 2020

Update on International students seeking to enter Canada

Featuring: Alexander Toope

On October 21, 2020, the Canadian government released several updates on travel exemptions that have major implications for international students...

Oct 22, 2020

Alberta Pilot Program to Lessen Quarantine Requirement

Featuring: Jonathan Green

  Canada is set to begin a pilot program to significantly shorten the quarantine period for travellers who fly or drive into the country. Th...

Oct 14, 2020

EXPRESS ENTRY DRAW 165

Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced an all program Express Entry draw encompassing candida...

Oct 8, 2020

NEW BORDER MEASURES, UPDATE ON TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS

Featuring: Alexander Toope

This week, the Canadian government released several updates to border restrictions, and additional measures to protect public health during the Co...

Oct 6, 2020

Parent and Grandparent Sponsorship in 2020

Canada prides itself on providing opportunities for families to reunite. With this focus in mind, on October 5, 2020, the Honourable Marco E. L. M...