First Express Entry Applicants Get Permanent Resident Status Within Three Months

First Express Entry Applicants Get Permanent Resident Status Within Three Months. It is been three months since “Express Entry” has been launched and every month we see invitation draws. Last week before the 7th Draw (the latest in the series of draws), CIC has announced that Canada has already welcomed first few of successful applicants […]

2015 International Experience Canada Program Updates and FAQs

2015 International Experience Canada Program Updates and FAQs – Updated as new information is received. IEC Ireland: Round 1 open April 14th at 7pm GMT. Round 2 opens on April 16th. IEC UPDATE: Round 2 of the IEC UK is to be opened on 7th April. Get your papers ready because after last round opened […]

Temporary Foreign Workers Must start leaving country today

Temporary foreign workers must start leaving country today – According to the figures just Alberta has 10,000 temporary foreign workers. OTTAWA – Thousands of temporary foreign workers could be heading to airports to leave Canada today as permits expire for those who have been in the country for more than four years. (CBC Coverage of […]

British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program Changes

Important BC Provincial Nominee Program Changes

Temporary Pause on New Application Intake – Important BC Provincial Nominee Program Changes Effective immediately, BC PNP is temporarily pausing program intake for 90 days in order to introduce a new streamlined application process and program criteria. The PNP will reopen to new applications with a redesigned process in July 2015. Those who applied to […]

International Shipping to and from Canada

Shipping Stuff To And From Canada

Mostly Immigrants and newcomers come across the dilemma of Shipping Stuff To And From Canada. but it is not limited to just newcomers. Many Canadians who have to move abroad for job or other purposes, they some times also face this Question. I came across a very interesting article on MovingtoCanada website. This a major […]

[VIDEO] Americans Fail At Basic Knowledge About Canada

Americans Fail At Basic Questions About Canada. See how our friendly American neighbors fair on basic Canadian Knowledge. Buzzfeed recently did an interview with couple of Americans asking question about very basic things like Current prime minister, Capital of Canada etc. You will be amazed at their response. Here are some of the answers. President […]

More immigrants coming to Nova Scotia than at any time in the last 10 years

More immigrant coming to Nova Scotia than at any time in the last 10 years

More immigrant coming to Nova Scotia than at any time in the last 10 years. Yes you heard it right. According to a statement released by Provincial Immigration Minister Lena Metlege Diab, last year the number of immigrants that settled in Nova Scotia reached a 10-year high of 2,661. It was never a steady incline. […]

Winter expedition for newcomers

‘Wintegration’ a Winter expedition for newcomers

A very good read in Toronto Star about Wintegration – Winter expedition for newcomers that was put together by Toronto and Region Conservation Authority in coordination with CultureLink Immigrant Services in Toronto. The “Wintegration Club,” a program run by CultureLink immigrant services, offers one answer: immersion experiences in a Canada even many native-born urban Canadians […]

Fraudulent websites posing as legitimate Alberta employers are appearing on the Internet offering positions in Alberta’s oil patch

Scam Alert: Fraudulent website advertise non-existent jobs in Alberta Oil and Gas

Fraudulent websites posing as legitimate Alberta employers are appearing on the Internet offering positions in Alberta’s oil patch – jobs that do not exist. They are advertising non-existent jobs in some times non-existent Oil and Gas companies and sometimes real companies. A downturn in oil prices means greater competition for work in Alberta and scammers […]