OINP Masters Graduate and PhD Graduate Streams Open

OINP now accepting applications to the Masters Graduate and Ph.D. Graduate Streams. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) is now accepting applications to the Masters Graduate and Ph.D. Graduate Streams. The most famous landing destination for immigrants from around the world in Ontario located in Canada. As most populous province in Canada, [...]

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OINP Nomination Allocation Update – January 26, 2018

Express Entry – Human Capital Priorities Notification of Interest The results of yesterday’s round are as follows: Number of invitations issued: 340 Date and time of portal search: January 19, 2018, at 3:00 EST CRS score range: 440 to 446 Date Express Entry profile submitted: January 1, 2018, to January 19, 2018 The most famous landing [...]

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OINP Nomination Allocation Update – January 18, 2018

2018 Nomination Allocation Announced, Online Application System to Reopen, Program will resume Issuing Notifications of Interest. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) announced that the federal government, recognizing the success of the OINP and its importance to Ontario’s economy, has increased the province’s 2018 allocation by 600 [...]

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New Brunswick’s Express Entry Labour Market Stream reopens

The New Brunswick’s Express Entry Labour Market Stream reopens to IT workers and other occupations. The most important requirement to meet the eligibility for the below stream is that the applicant should have attended an Information Session that was conducted by the New Brunswick Immigration in the last 24 months. New Brunswick is one of Canada’s [...]

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Settlement Funds Updated

The Government of Canada has again updated the settlement funds requirement for applications for skilled immigration to Canada on January 30, 2018. The increase is very nominal. Number of Family Members Funds Required (in Canadian [...]

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SINP Express Entry Category Intake Open – 11th January, 2018

SINP Express Entry subcategory intake closed and the 400 applications were received. Employment subcategory for the international skilled worker: In this skilled workers with an offer of skilled employment from a Saskatchewan, the employer may be eligible to apply for nomination by Saskatchewan immigrant nominee program. Eligibility: If the [...]

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Manitoba’s New Express Entry Pathway Invites its First Candidates

Manitoba’s new Express Entry pathway invites its first candidates and the draw saw MPNP issue 155 Letters of Advice to Apply to eligible candidates through the Manitoba Express Entry Pathway. In order to receive an LAA through this pathway, candidates needed a score of at least 565 under the province’s Expression of Interest [...]

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Express Entry Draw # 81 Announced

Ministerial Instructions respecting invitations to apply for permanent residence under the Express Entry draw # 81 was announced on January 10, 2018, and the CRS dropped to 446. For the first time in the history of EE, IRCC starts 2018 with a record low cut-off score for a first draw of the year. A total of 2750 ITA’s were issued in this draw. Canada [...]

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SINP EE Category Intake Open – 10th January, 2018

SINP Express Entry category opened to accept 400 applications. International skilled worker – Occupations in demand subcategory: Skilled workers who don’t have an [...]

SINP In-Demand Occupations List Updated

The SINP had again updated its In-Demand Occupations List on January 4, 2018, wherein some of the occupations [NOC 0124, 1112, 1123, 2211, and 2241] have been removed. [...]

Parents and Grandparents Program Open

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) reopened its Parents and Grandparents Program to Canadian citizens and permanent residents who wish to sponsor their [...]

Options available for International Graduates to stay and work in Canada

The international students who have just completed their studies in Canada or are studying in the final academic session can consider continuing their stay in Canada legally [...]

Time running out for Silver Fern Visa Opening in New Zealand

Hardly one week remains in the opening of Silver Fern Job Search Visa which is a popular visa for New Zealand. It is scheduled to open on November 30, 2017, and has a target [...]

Tourist Visas to be issued to Belarusians by USA embassy in Minsk

The Embassy of the USA in Belarus has decided to make bigger the availability of the services of its consulate and has agreed to initiate issuing tourist visas, to the [...]

Provincial Nominee Program updates, developments and new features

There is a surge in immigration activity among Canada’s Provincial Nominee Programs recently, as provinces receive applications from workers, entrepreneurs, and [...]

Canadian government brings several changes to Citizenship Act

Canadian Federal Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Ahmed Hussen, announced significant changes regarding the effective date, done to the Citizenship Act, by [...]