The Province of Ontario Has Updated the List of In-Demand Occupations

Three new popular professions have been added to the list, and work experience requirements have been lowered. Ontario has added three new occupations under the PNP’s In-Demand Skills Stream for specialists who are working in in-demand occupations and have received a job offer in the province. Canada’s most populated province has also reduced work experience Read More …

Canada Has Accepted More Refugees Than Any Other Country in the World

Meanwhile, the overwhelming majority of Canadians believe that the levels of immigration should be decreased. Immigration Minister, on the other hand, proposes to start accepting refugees through provincial immigration programs. According to the UN Refugee Agency, Canada has welcomed more refugees in 2018 than any other country in the world. About 98,000 refugees were resettled Read More …

The Latest Express Entry Selection Has Become the Most Extensive in Six Months

During the Express Entry selection that took place on July 10, Canada sent the largest number of invitations since January. Another good news is that the pass mark decreased.  The Government of Canada issued 3,600 Invitations to Apply (ITAs) to permanent residence candidates during the Express Entry selection held on July 10, 2019. The last Read More …

Mortgage Rates in Canada Have Reached a Two-Year Record Low

Even high-risk borrowers can count on getting attractive mortgage rates. Although housing prices in Canada are still quite high, Canadian homebuyers are offered some of the lowest mortgage rates in recent years. According to the comparison site Ratehub.ca, interest rates for a standard five-year fixed-rate mortgage have fallen to their lowest level in two years. Read More …

Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship Program is Now Closed to Submission of New Applications

The program allows Canadian citizens and permanent residents to sponsor their parents and grandparents in order to reunite with them in Canada. Sponsors who have received invitations to apply for the Parent and Grandparent Program should have submitted their applications before June 28, 2019. The updated program was launched at the beginning of this year. Read More …

Six Tech Occupations That Are in Demand in Ontario

The province of Ontario has made a list of tech occupations that will be given preference when selecting candidates for immigration. Targeting specific candidates will help solve the problem of labour shortages in the technology sector of this Canadian province. New Express Entry draws will focus on six specific National Occupational Classification (NOC) codes under Read More …

Canada Launches Immigration Pilot For Workers In the Agri-Food Sector

The immigration pilot will focus on attracting workers to Canada’s agri-food sector, especially in meat processing and mushroom production. Temporary foreign workers with work experience in the Canadian agri-food sector will receive a new pathway to permanent residence in early 2020. A three-year Agri-Food Immigration Pilot will help Canada retain experienced non-seasonal foreign workers with suitable Read More …