Monthly Archives: February 2017

The Latest Express Entry Draw has the Lowest CRS of all time

The Express Entry Immigration system of Canada continues to go down the slope. The latest draw has taken place on 8th February with the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) point cut-off being an all time low.

The invitation to apply (ITA) was sent to all the candidates who had 447 or more points on the CRS system. These people will now be in a position to apply for permanent residency of Canada. A total number of 3,664 ITAs were sent to candidates.

Canada should Increase Immigration Level as USA Close Doors for Refugees

US have closed its doors for refugees. The responsibility is now passed on to other nations and Canada to open their doors wider to welcome more refugees, as per various advocates.

The executive order passed by President Donald Trump puts a ban on seven Muslim dominated countries from coming to the United States of America. US has also refused to accept refugees for a period of 120 days.

Indefinite ban has been imposed by President Trump for accepting refugees from Syria. The number of refugees that will be accepted by US in the coming years has also been reduced to 50,000 from at least 110,000.