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Canadian immigration announces changes to Canadian Experience Class

9:41 18/11/2013
On 8th November 2013, the Canadian immigration minister Chris Alexander announced changes to the Canadian Experience Class (CEC) visa stream which came into force on 9th November 2013. The CEC allows...

Canada's 2014 immigration plan to 'drive economic growth'

10:21 07/11/2013
On 28th October 2013, immigration minister Chris Alexander announced Canada's immigration plan for 2014. Mr Alexander announced that he intended to keep total immigration at between 240 and 265,000...

Canadian immigration launches new entrepreneur visa stream

15:43 25/10/2013
The new Canadian immigration minister Chris Alexander has announced a new stream of the Start-Up visa program. A Start-Up visa allows an entrepreneur to apply for a Canadian permanent resident visa...

Canada to terminate citizenship process for applicants who miss appointments

14:16 19/09/2013
The Canadian Citizenship and Immigration Minister, Chris Alexander has announced a change to the rules for citizenship applications. Anyone who fails to attend a citizenship test or interview without...

Canadian immigration issues first Federal Skilled Trade visas

19:47 28/08/2013
Citizenship and Immigration Canada has announced that the first new permanent resident visas have been issued under the new Federal Skilled Trades Program (FSTP). Two successful applicants were...

Canada's immigration minister moves to employment

15:36 07/08/2013
Jason Kenney, for five years Canada's minister for immigration and multiculturalism, has moved on. He is now the minister for employment and social development after Prime Minister Stephen Harper...