John McCallum, the federal Immigration Minister of Canada, has announced that the time taken to process spousal / common-law partner category visa will be halved to 12 months. At present, the government of Canada takes nearly 24 months to process this visa. The ultimate goal of the government is to reduce its processing times to as little as six months.
The announcement was made on December 7 in Brampton by John McCallum. In all probability, the news will be welcomed by thousands of sponsors and sponsored person who are looking forward to settle in Canada. Continue reading “Processing Time for Family Category Immigration Visa to be Reduced to 12 Months”
When it comes to making the promised changes in immigration policy, President-elect Donald Trump does not need permission from anyone as he can exercise his executive powers, something for which he criticized President Barack Obama from using WWICS .
Without any doubt, President has the power to bring in the changes even without having legislative approval. However, the complete implementation of the changes requires funding and this is controlled by Congress. Continue reading “Donald Trump Can Use His Executive Powers to Implement Immigration Policies”
The US Supreme Court is divided on the issue of immigrants detained while deportation proceedings for more than six months by the US government should be able to seek their release or not.
This dispute has taken up particular importance as the president elect; Donald Trump makes changes in immigration regulations, something which has put more people who are awaiting detention. Continue reading “US Supreme Court Divided on Immigration”
When you immigrate to a country it is important that you understand the language of the local people living there. Regardless of how proficient you are in your job, it will be of little use unless you are able to communicate with the people around you.
If you want to immigrate to Canada or Australia you should show that you are good in speaking and understanding English. There are different testing standards which you will have to clear to show that you can understand and communicate with the local people living there. Continue reading “A Brief Look at the IELTS Requirements for Canadian Immigration”
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has given a slight glimpse of how the new Express Entry system will look like. After working on the Express Entry system, IRCC has learned a lot many things from the experience and the changes that it has planned is based on the experience it has gained.
For instance, in the first year of Express Entry system, nearly 16% of the candidates were either food service supervisors or cooks. This is because a job offer was given more weight age in the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS). Continue reading “Experience, Skills and Human Capital will be given More Value under the New Express Entry System”
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray paid a visit to a local school, a day after Donald Trump was voted as the new president of United States. According to Ed Murray many of the students there are undocumented Latino who are upset by the new elected President. During the election campaign, Trump vowed to deport millions of American residents just like them.
Murray has planned to face the threat from federal government and has vowed to preserve Seattle as a sanctuary city. Seattle is one of the many cities across US that have decided to resist the orders from the federal government concerning deportation of illegal immigrants. Continue reading “Mayors across US Defy Donald Trump’s Plan on Immigration”
Donald Trump, the new president elect of United States of America, is preparing to deliver what he promised on illegal immigrants residing in the country. However, his act is not without resistance from some major cities in the country, WWICS.
In the latest news update, at least seven major cities in America have shown their commitment to safeguard illegal immigrants from federal immigration authorities. This decision has come after Republican president announced that federal funding will be blocked for “sanctuary cities”.
Continue reading “Democratic Cities under Fire from Donald Trump for Defending Illegal Immigrants”
Do you have plans to settle abroad? There is an abundance of immigration service providers available online and in your local area and it makes sense to take assistance from one of them.
In case you are interested to immigrate abroad, you need to go through the rules and regulations and fill out the paperwork. This task can be quite daunting for anyone, unless you are being guided by an expert immigration service provider like WWICS. Continue reading “5 Mistakes Your Should Avoid While Choosing Consultant”
Marching ahead on its promise to make immigration simpler, the government of Canada has planned to make major changes in the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) for the Express Entry immigration program.
The objective is clear cut and straight forward, make it easy for international students & graduates and applicants to apply for permanent residency of Canada.
For a long time, people across the globe were waiting for these changes. Aspiring immigrants applying for Canada permanent residency under the Continue reading “Immigration to be Made Easy as Canada Plans Major Changes in Express Entry System”
WWICS In order to become a permanent resident of Canada we should present our visa application form in a manner that increases our chances of being picked up from the Express Entry pool. There are numerous ways by which we can improve the probability of getting the invitation to apply (ITA).
In today’s article we take a look at couple of more factors that will make your application more worthy. Factors such as work experience and educational qualification applies to all candidates whether you apply as an individual or accompanying your spouse.
Continue reading “Applying with Spouse Increases the Chance of Getting Canada Permanent Residency”