Month: June 2022

Will Canada welcome over 500,000 new immigrants per year?

Will Canada welcome over 500,000 new immigrants per year?

Published on June 29th, 2022 at 07:00am EDT Updated on June 29th, 2022 at 09:12am EDT Minister Sean Fraser believes Canada’s immigration levels will surpass 500,000 per year “sooner rather than later”, but the minister cautioned that future increases must be done in a careful manner that supports the needs of communities across the country. …

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Est-il avantageux de connaître le français pour immigrer au Canada?

Est-il avantageux de connaître le français pour immigrer au Canada?

CIC News > Latest News > Immigration > Express Entry > Est-il avantageux de connaître le français pour immigrer au Canada? Vous vous demandez si le bilinguisme ou la connaissance du français peut ouvrir les portes de l’immigration au Canada? La réponse est oui. Published on June 28th, 2022 at 03:30pm EDT Updated on June …

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How to become a Canadian citizen if you are an American

How to become a Canadian citizen if you are an American

Published on June 28th, 2022 at 06:59am EDT Canada allows citizenship by descent for Americans born to first generation Canadian citizens. Given the strong ties between the United States and Canada, it is quite common for Americans with at least one Canadian parent to go ahead and apply for Canadian citizenship. Americans can apply for …

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No date set for IRCC to waive Canadian citizenship application fees

No date set for IRCC to waive Canadian citizenship application fees

CIC News > Latest News > Settle > No date set for IRCC to waive Canadian citizenship application fees Immigration Minister Sean Fraser explained to CIC News the process for fulfilling his mandate letter commitment to waive Canadian citizenship fees. This article is Part 4 of a special CIC News interview series with the minister. …

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PGWPs expired after September 20, 2021 can get extension

PGWPs expired after September 20, 2021 can get extension

CIC News > Latest News > Jobs > PGWPs expired after September 20, 2021 can get extension Immigration Minister Sean Fraser tweeted that the previously-announced PGWP extension will be available to PGWPs that have expired since September 20, 2021. Published on June 27th, 2022 at 03:00pm EDT Post-Graduation Work Permit (PGWP) holders whose work permit …

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Canada’s Prime Minister creates task force to address immigration delays

Canada’s Prime Minister creates task force to address immigration delays

Published on June 27th, 2022 at 01:30pm EDT Updated on June 27th, 2022 at 01:49pm EDT Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced that a new task force has been created to address unprecedented delays in government services such as passports, airports, and immigration application processing. The task force, made up of a large group …

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Why does Canada welcome over 400,000 immigrants per year?

Why does Canada welcome over 400,000 immigrants per year?

Published on June 27th, 2022 at 08:00am EDT Canada’s immigration goal is to continuously increase immigration levels in order to strengthen the economy, reunite families and provide humanitarian assistance to refugees. Canada has three classes of immigration: economic class, family class and refugee class. The economic class involves immigrants who have been selected for their …

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