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NEW IRCC Update on processing timelines during COVID

Posted by in CIC News, on March 29, 2021

Canada’s immigration department recently updated its processing timelines to reflect its operational capacity during the pandemic.  (IRCC) says on its  that people who are trying to access immigration services may experience processing delays, due to COVID- 19. The department is prioritizing applications from people who are exempt from travel restriction Here is a breakdown of the updated processing […]

Good News!!!!!! FEDERAL/PROVINCIAL MINIMUM WAGE

Posted by in CIC News, on March 26, 2021

Alberta $15.00 General Workers$13.00 Student Under 18 (less than 28 hrs/wk when school is in session) British Columbia $14.60 General Workers ($15.20 June 1, 2021)$13.95 Liquor Servers ($15.20 June 1, 2021) Saskatchewan $11.45 Manitoba $11.90 Ontario $14.25 General Workers$12.45 Liquor Server$13.40 Student Under 18 (less than 28 hrs/wk) Québec $13.10 ($13.50 May 1, 2021)$10.45 If […]

25th March 2021, Update on IRCC processing capacity for your Family Class – Parents and Grandparents application

Posted by in CIC News, on March 26, 2021

Due to the impacts of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), we’re experiencing longer than usual processing delays. Rest assured, we are still actively processing your Family Class – Parents and Grandparents application, but it will take longer than usual to get back to you. This also means that we are unable to provide accurate processing times on […]

24TH MARCH 2021 – SINP INTERNATIONAL SKILLED WORKERS: NEW DRAW

Posted by in CIC News, on March 25, 2021

Date of Invitations to Apply Category Score of Lowest Ranked Candidate to Apply Total Candidates Invited to Apply Other Considerations March 24, 2021 Express Entry 70 points 183 Invited Candidates had Educational Credential Assessments. The following NOCs have been included: 0014, 0016, 0121, 0131, 0132, 0212, 0421, 0423, 0711, 0712, 0714, 0731, 0821, 0911, 0912, […]

New Quebec Pilot Program For Food Production Workers Now Open For Applications – 24 March 2021 to 31 October 2021

Posted by in CIC News, on March 24, 2021

This program is for those working in food or beverage production in Quebec. Among the occupations covered by the program are those with the following National Occupational Classification (NOC) codes and descriptions: 6732 – Specialized cleaners 8431 – General farm workers 9461 – Process control and machine operators, food and beverage processing 9462 – Industrial […]

PEI PNP invites 150 candidates in the new draw – 18 March 2021

Posted by in CIC News, on March 19, 2021

Prince Edward Island has released the details of its scheduled March 18 draw. The Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) issued a total of 150 invitations. Most of the invitations, 140, went to Express Entry and Labour Impact candidates. The remaining 10 invitations went to Business Impact candidates who had a minimum point threshold of 70. PNP allow […]

March 15, 2021 amendments to introduce an Expression of Interest system for the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program

Posted by in CIC News, on March 16, 2021

The Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development will introduce an Expression of Interest system for the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP). On March 15, 2021, we filed the following amending regulations made under the OINP Act to introduce an Expression of Interest system: The Expression of Interest system will help us: strategically manage intake increase […]