March 10, 2023 – Halifax, Nova Scotia – The Forum of Ministers Responsible for Immigration (FMRI) met today at the Canadian Museum of Immigration in Halifax, Nova Scotia to continue their discussions on the future of immigration in Canada. Ministers focused on advancing joint initiatives to respond to pan-Canadian immigration priorities and were pleased with…Read more
IRCC held the seventh Express Entry draw of 2023 today.
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) issued invitations to 7,000 candidates with a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 490. The number of ITAs in this draw beats the previous record of 5,500 candidates invited in the last all-program draw on January 18. In an all-program draw candidates are considered from all three Express…Read more
Canada’s immigration minister will “soon” have an update on the future of an emergency visa program for Ukrainians fleeing Russia’s war as calls grow for the government to announce an extension. The Canada-Ukraine Authorization for Emergency Travel program (CUAET), which expedites visas and temporary residency permits for Ukrainians and their families, is set to expire March 31. The lack…Read more
New IRCC 2023 Canada Job Forum Now Open For 54 Occupations
IRCC virtual(online) Destination Canada Mobility Forum is now open for registration. Interested eligible candidates can register for the jobs effective February 17, 2023 until March 5, 2023. Employer registration for job postings was opened on January 30 and closed on February 16, 2023. Candidates register by filling out a form, identifying their occupation’s NOC code, uploading their…Read more