Sixteenth Express Entry draw: 1,517 candidates invited to apply for Canadian Permanent Residence

On September 8, 2015, Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has performed the sixteenth draw from the Express Entry pool, issuing 1,517 Invitations to Apply (ITA) to candidates with 459 or more Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) points. These candidates can now submit an application for Canadian permanent residence. This latest draw is the seventh in which candidates without a qualifying job… More »

Immigration to Quebec to become easier

Immigration to the Canadian province of Quebec will become easier. The government of Quebec recently announced that candidates will need fewer points to be eligible for the Quebec Skilled Worker Programme (QSWP). In addition to lowering the number of points, they have also removed the adaptability requirement, which means that the capability of candidates to adapt to life in Quebec… More »