Author: Info Staff

What to do if your PGWP is expiring

Posted by in CIC News, on December 15, 2023

For international students in Canada, the Post-Graduate Work Permit (PGWP) is a valuable pathway to gain valuable work experience after completing studies. However, as the expiration date of the PGWP looms closer, it can prompt concerns and uncertainties about the next steps, particularly for those awaiting a decision on their permanent residency application via Express […]

Canada Unveils Immigration Levels Plan 2024-2026: Key Figures and Targets

Posted by in CIC News, on November 1, 2023

Canada’s commitment to immigration remains resolute as the country introduces its Immigration Levels Plan for 2024-2026, reaffirming its goal to welcome a substantial number of immigrants each year. The recently released plan maintains the immigration targets consistent with the prior 2023-2025 plan, with a detailed breakdown across various classes and programs over the three-year period. […]

Strengthening Canada’s International Student Program: IRCC’s Strategic Initiatives and Reforms

Posted by in CIC News, on October 27, 2023

Introduction: Today marks a pivotal moment for Canada’s International Student Program as the Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), Marc Miller, announced strategic steps to fortify the program and safeguard the interests of genuine students. These initiatives come as a response to recent concerns regarding fraudulent activities surrounding the program. In this blog […]

Nova Scotia Introduces Critical Construction Worker Pilot

Posted by in CIC News, on October 23, 2023

Nova Scotia, renowned for its immigrant-friendly policies, has launched an enticing opportunity for skilled professionals in the construction industry. The all-new Critical Construction Worker Pilot promises a direct path to Permanent Residency (PR) for individuals specializing in the in-demand 21 construction occupations facing labor shortages. This groundbreaking program not only addresses labor gaps but also […]

New Minimum Wage: A Boost for Workers in Six Canadian Provinces

Posted by in CIC News, on October 2, 2023

Six Canadian provinces are celebrating a wage hike as the new minimum wage takes effect today. This change has raised the bar to over $15 per hour in Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador, and Prince Edward Island, benefiting thousands of workers across various industries. Understanding Minimum Wage: Minimum wage is the fundamental […]

Optimizing Your Stay in the Express Entry Pool

Posted by in CIC News, on September 19, 2023

Introduction: Canadian permanent residence offers a life in a country known for its high standard of living, government support, and commitment to diversity. However, the path to Canadian PR can be challenging, and one significant part of this journey involves waiting. Even after receiving an invitation to apply (ITA) through the Express Entry system, applicants […]

Pioneering Your Path in STEM: Building Futures through Innovation

Posted by in CIC News, on August 16, 2023

In a world where progress and innovation reign, there’s a dynamic realm that holds the key to shaping the future – STEM occupations. Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics are not just subjects; they are the driving forces behind advancements that redefine our world. If you’re captivated by the possibilities of STEM, read on to discover […]

Welcoming 2,600 New PR Applicants: A Recap of Ontario-OINP’s 5 Latest Draws

Posted by in CIC News, on August 15, 2023

In a significant development for aspiring immigrants, the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) has recently conducted five new targeted draws, extending invitations to approximately 2,600 applicants to apply for permanent residency (PR). These draws, carried out under the Employer Job Offer: Foreign Worker Stream, International Student Stream, and In-Demand Stream, are a testament to Ontario’s […]