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A Second Chance May be Given for Parent and Grandparent Sponsorship Visa

At the recent conference of the Canadian Bar Association, an announcement was made by a representative of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) that the department is looking forward to have one more round of invitation to accept applications from people who want to sponsor their grandparents and parents to settle permanently in Canada.

Provincial Nominee Program Plays Important Role in Express Entry Program

The provinces in Canada have put out a very crucial role in the economic immigration selection system of the country known as the Express Entry system. Due to this reason, a large number of people are realizing the fact that if they want to settle in Canada permanently than the Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs) can play an important role.

Applicants who have been successful in obtaining their provincial nomination are able to secure 600 more points in the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS). With these additional points they move ahead almost at the front of the selection line up and stands a strong chance to be picked up in the Express Entry draw.

Donald Trump Wants Complete Review of High-skilled H-1B Immigration Visa

US President Donald Trump, in all likelihood may direct a complete review of the high-skilled immigration visa program of the country. This new measure will be part of the actions that are taken by US to catch companies, including those in tech industry, that have employed foreign workers in place of Americans.

In the new executive order that is expected soon from Donald Trump, instructions will be given to the Department of Homeland Security that is responsible for the issuance of famous H-1B visa. The pattern in which this visa is being granted will be reviewed thoroughly.

Western Provinces in Canada Continue with Active PNPs

The time of March has so far been another bustling one with regards to migration to Canada’s western territories. Late movement among the Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs) out west will permit an assorted scope of laborers and graduates to move to a locale that is winding up plainly progressively prominent among new settlers to Canada, with openings for work and high expectations for everyday comforts refered to as explanations behind this pattern.

So far this month, there have been attracts British Columbia (BC) and Manitoba — these regions keep on inviting people and families, both in Canada and abroad, to apply for a commonplace assignment testament. What’s more, Alberta keeps on handling applications through its different streams and classifications. Promote, Saskatchewan presented an application expense for two of its well known worldwide talented specialist streams — a sign that these streams will keep on opening for new applications all through 2017.

Donald Trump Puts Brakes on Illegal Immigration

The first few weeks of Donald Trump administration was surrounded by controversy. President Trump was accused for numerous reasons, prominent among them being his relation with Russia or his tweets about former President Obama.

One of the salient features of Trump administration has been the ban on illegal immigration. After facing lot of oppositions, the ban from Donald Trump has revealed promising results.

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.

Trump Passes Executive Order Suspending US Refugees Programs

The entry of Syrian refugees in US has been banned by President Donald Trump till further notice. Wide-ranging executive orders have been signed by Donald Trump and it included suspension of refugee admission for four months.

Six Muslim countries have received ban on entry of visitors to US for a period of three months. The move has been condemned by some high profile figures and human rights group.

Gen James Mattis has been sworn in as the defense secretary at a ceremony held at Pentagon thereafter an executive order was passed by Mr. Trump.

Donald Trump’s First Day at Office – No Talks on Immigration

he day one of President Donald Trump went softly which is quite different from the way he had been promoting himself. As of now, the immigration policies of Obama administration are in place.

Donald Trump conquered the seat of president on the promise that he will build a wall and to deport people who are residing in the country in an illegal manner.

Largest yet Express Entry Draw Held on January 11, 2017

Ever since the Express Entry system was introduced for the first time, there has been a rise in the number of candidates that are being sent the Invitation to Apply (ITA). The number of invitations sent has crossed the 3,000 mark for the first time in the draw held on January 11.
A total of 3,334 candidates were sent the ITAs and the comprehensive ranking system (CRS) points had gone down to 459 – the lowest ever in the past one year.

Saskatchewan Immigration Nominee Program (SINP) Reopened and Closed Within Hours

Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) reopened on January 4 to accept new applications for the International Skilled Worker – Occupations In-Demand sub-category. The morning this program opened was a busy one and within few hours the cap was reached.

Potential applicants should take a note of the speed at which this famous immigration program in Canada opened and closed. Once again, it highlighted the need that those who want to immigrate to Canada should be prepared well in advance.