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Canada Increases Intake Under the Federal Skilled Worker Program

Federal Skilled Worker Program

On May 1, 2014, the Government of Canada implemented major changes to the Federal Skilled Worker Class. Under new policy, the Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism substantially increased the number of applications to 25000 in the reference year with a quota of 1000 applications in each of the 50 new High Demand Occupations. “This represents outstanding economic opportunities for many ... Read More »

Immigration.ca Celebrates 20 years Online

20years_immigration.ca

DAs 2014 unfolds, one unique development in Canada’s immigration circles cannot be overlooked: the professionals at www.immigration.ca are celebrating 20 years of successful online service. “I have been told by many of our colleagues in the Canadian immigration industry that we are Canada’s immigration Internet Gurus” says Attorney Colin Singer who is the creative and Managing Partner of this successful enterprise. “Even prospective applicants ... Read More »

Quebec Immigration High Demand Occupation List–August 1, 2013

Quebec Immigration Overview

On August 1, 2013, the Quebec Minister of Immigration and Cultural Communities implemented new areas of training list which enumerates a wider range of studies awarding points to applicants and a spouse or de facto spouse for diplomas acquired outside Quebec or obtained in Quebec or recognized as Quebec equivalent. The new program seeks to select candidates with the highest ... Read More »

Federal Skilled Worker Occupation List

SkilledWorker

On April 18, 2013, the Government of Canada introduced substantive changes to the Federal Skilled Worker Class. Under existing policy, the Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism will cap the annual numbers of applications to 5000 in the reference year and 300 in each occupation below.   Federal Skilled Workers are persons with suitable education, work experience, age and language abilities ... Read More »