In the past 12 months, there have been lots of talks concerning building a wall at the Mexican border and deporting nearly 11 million people who are living in US without proper documentation. New president Donald Trump may find one immigration law quite supportive to this development plans.
Reference here is being made to EB-5 investor visa, which was started back in 1970s. Ever since its inception, this immigration program has helped in funding numerous projects particularly the real estate ones. Continue reading “Here Is One Immigration Policy That Will Be Liked by Donald Trump”
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”
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”
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 – MThis move was eagerly awaited by numerous permanent residents of Canada and potential applicants who want to immigrate to Canada. The government of Canada has finally announced that the maximum age of dependent children who can be included in a visa application will be raised to 22 years.
If this regulation is approved, it will be effective from fall 2017 and will be applicable on candidates who apply on or after the regulation come into force.
At present, the child of the principal applicant needs to be at or below the age of 19 in order to be accepted as a dependent, or be eligible for sponsorship by the principal applicant.
Continue reading “Canada to Raise Maximum Age Limit for Dependent Children to under 22”
Canada is hard pressed to keep up with its current growth rate and for this it needs more people. More here means hundreds of thousands. Unfortunately, the birth rate of Canada is almost stagnant if not on decline. The population is aging and in all sense Canada cannot depend on its population for the desired growth.
There is only one solution to this problem and that is to bring in people from beyond national boundaries. The country is making all efforts to increase the rate of immigration. For the current year, Canada had set up the target to welcome 300,000 new immigrants. Continue reading “Canada Plans To Move in Top Gear to Increase Immigration”
The government of Canada has set up an external advisory group in an effort to boost the immigration to the country. The Advisory Council on Economic Growth is being tasked to give the advice so that immigration can be increased by nearly 50%. The government of Canada has given indication that it wants to take in 450,000 immigrants annually in the next five years.
The advisory group will also make suggestion on how immigration process for entrepreneurs and skilled workers can be made easier. The group is considering the prospects on the short and long term effect on the economy due to increase in immigration. Continue reading “Canadian Government Wants Massive Increase in Immigration”