October 6, 2020
Parent Grandparent Sponsorship Program - Canadian Immigration

The Canadian Government Reinstates the Parent Grandparent Sponsorship Program

On Monday, October 5, 2020, the Immigration Minister of Canada, Marco E. L. Mendicino, announced the re-implementation of a plan-of-action called the Parents and Grandparents (PGP) […]
September 23, 2020

A New Policy Has Been Introduced to Protect Temporary Foreign Workers in British Columbia

Last month, British Columbia’s Minister of Labour, Harry Bains, announced that as of December 15, 2020, a new policy will be implemented that will protect temporary […]
September 15, 2020

International Students Rally to Change the Requirements for Permanent Residency and Post-Graduate Work Permits

On Saturday, September 12, 2020, a rally was held in front of Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland’s office in Toronto, Ontario. Dozens of current and former […]
August 26, 2020
Policy Ensures Workers Do Not Have to Leave Canada While Applying for a Canada Work Permit

A New Temporary Policy Ensures Workers Do Not Have to Leave Canada While Applying for a Work Permit

On August 24, 2020, Marco E.L. Mendicino, Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship (IRCC), announced a temporary change to Canada’s work permit policy. Thanks to […]
August 14, 2020
Canadian Citizenship Act - Definition of a Parent Changes

Canadian Government Changes the Definition of a ‘Parent’ in the Citizenship Act

A win for the LGBTQ2+ community and couples who suffer from fertility issues On July 9, 2020, Marco Mendicino, the Canadian Minister of Immigration, Refugees and […]
July 8, 2020
Canadian Business Immigration and Federal Skilled Trades Program - Canada's express-entry visa program

Trump’s Immigration Restraint Is Canada’s Golden Advantage

On Monday (June 22), U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order that temporarily suspends numerous nonimmigrant visas, including temporary H-1B visas favoured among large corporations […]
June 24, 2020

Alleged ‘loophole’ in Covid-19 border restrictions — Should Canadians be worried?

The Canada-U.S. border has been closed since 21 March 2020 as part of the countries’ effort to limit the spread of the fatal disease. However, a […]
February 24, 2020

How President Trumps Visa Restrictions Could Impact Canadian Immigration Flows

  In the United States, the Trump Administration has decided to place visa restrictions on six new countries. This could impact Canada Refugee status claimants. There […]
December 5, 2019

Applicant applies five times to bring his wife — Lawyers call for Regulations to change

Paramjit Basanti immigrated from India in 1994 and currently resides in Surrey BC with his family. Paramjit, a Canadian citizen wed Charanjit Kular — an Indian citizen in […]
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