Bill C24 - Second Class Citizenship, Changes to Canadian Citizenship Act

Bill C-24: Second class citizenship goes into effect

Last Friday, part of Bill C-24 went into effect, “officially” creating a two-tier citizenship system. So now it seems we have Second Class Citizens. This means that people who are dual citizens and who have immigrated to Canada can have their citizenship taken away. In a press release last week government of Canada tried to […]

Ontario has Announced Details Of Human Capital Priorities Stream

The province of Ontario has announced details of a new Canadian immigration stream called ‘Opportunities Ontario: Human Capital Priorities Stream’, aligned with the federal Express Entry immigration selection system. This stream enables Ontario Provincial Nominee Program (OOPNP) to nominate candidates who qualify for the Express Entry pool and who meet the required level of education, […]

CIC makes Technical Amendments to CRS

Effective May 30 2015, CIC has made some technical amendments to the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) of Express Entry. Many candidates have seen point increase as a results. The changes made are to the way in which points are awarded to candidates with Canadian work experience. So the changes have impacted only those who have […]