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Update On Express Entry - April 2017
Since Express Entry began on January 1, 2015, it has been necessary for prospective permanent residents to first receive an Invitation to Apply ("ITA") before submitting an application for permanent residence...
Canada
28 Apr 2017
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President Trump's Executive Order And Its Application To Canadian Dual-Citizens
On January 27, 2017, President Trump signed an Executive Order for the purpose of "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States" (the "Executive Order").
Canada
9 Feb 2017
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New Express Entry Rules In Effect As Of November 19, 2016
Under Express Entry, applicants who wish to be considered under any of the above permanent resident categories must now submit an online profile, to indicate their interest in immigrating to Canada.
Canada
25 Nov 2016
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How To Wait Out Donald Trump's Presidential Term In Canada
Back in March 2016, I discussed whether Americans could move to Canada if Donald Trump actually became President.
Canada
22 Nov 2016
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Update On Express Entry - October 2016
Since Express Entry began on January 1, 2015, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada ("IRCC"), formerly known as Citizenship and Immigration Canada, has issued several rounds of Invitations to Apply ("ITAs").
Canada
22 Oct 2016
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Update On Express Entry - June 2016
Since Express Entry began on January 1, 2015, Citizenship and Immigration Canada ("CIC") has issued several rounds of Invitations to Apply ("ITAs").
Canada
17 Jun 2016
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CIC Establishes LMIA Exemptions For Television And Film Production Workers And Performing Artists
On February 3, 2016, Citizenship and Immigration Canada ("CIC") announced two new categories of work permits exempt from the Labour Market Impact Assessment ("LMIA") requirement...
Canada
22 Apr 2016
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Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program Announces Temporary Pause On OINP "Base" Stream Applications
On November 16, 2015, the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program ("OINP"), formerly known as the Ontario Provincial Nominee Program, announced that it has exhausted its base stream allocation for 2015.
Canada
3 Dec 2015
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Administrative Monetary Penalties For Employer Non-Compliance Effective As Of December 1, 2015
As was previously mentioned, Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, and Chris Alexander, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration, announced changes to Canada's Temporary Foreign Worker ("TFW") program...
Canada
10 Nov 2015
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New 10-Year Chinese Visas Reflect Expanding Opportunities For Canada
A reciprocal agreement between China and Canada on long-term multiple entry visas of up to 10 years took effect on March 9.
Canada
1 May 2015
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CIC Begins Issuing Work Permits To Applicants Under The Spouse Or Common-Law Partner Class
On December 22, 2014, Citizenship and Immigration Canada ("CIC") announced a one-year pilot program to issue open work permits to applicants under the Spouse or Common-Law Partner in Canada ("SCLPC") class...
Canada
20 Mar 2015
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CIC Begins Sending Invitations To Apply Under Express Entry
As previously discussed, Citizenship and Immigration Canada ("CIC") implemented its Express Entry system on January 1, 2015.
Canada
16 Feb 2015
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ESDC Considers Administrative Monetary Penalties And Longer Bans On Employers Who Violate The TFWP
As was previously mentioned in the July 2014 issue of Blaneys on Immigration, on June 20, 2014, the Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, and Chris Alexander, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration, announced changes to Canada’s Temporary Foreign Worker Program ("TFWP").
Canada
25 Nov 2014
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Canadian Government Announces Changes To The Temporary Foreign Worker Program
Prior to these changes, there were essentially two categories of temporary foreign workers – those who required a Labour Market Opinion and those who were LMO-exempt
Canada
21 Jul 2014
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CIC Issues Expanded Guidance On C12 Specialized Knowledge Intra-Company Transferees
Citizenship and Immigration Canada issued OB 575, which provides expanded guidance for intra-company transferee work permits issued to specialized knowledge ICT workers.
Canada
18 Jun 2014
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ESDC Announces Moratorium On LMO Applications Related To The Food Services Sector
Canada’s Minister of Employment and Social Development announced a moratorium on the Food Services Sector’s access to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program.
Canada
21 May 2014
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Caps Announced For Federal Skilled Worker, Federal Skilled Trades And Canadian Experience Classes
On April 29, 2014, Citizenship and Immigration Canada published Operational Bulletin 572, which provided guidance on the implementation of the twelfth set of Ministerial Instructions.
Canada
20 May 2014
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