Canadian Student Visa Attracts More Applicants

Canadian Student Visa Attracts More Applicants

In the last few decades, international students have regularly chosen English-speaking countries like the UK, the US, Australia, Canada, and New Zealand. Martin Basiri, a former international student, who is now the CEO of Apply Board, said that students from all over the world prefer these countries because of the high quality of their universities […]

Saint Lucians to go to Barbados for Canadian Visas

Saint Lucians to go to Barbados for Canadian Visas

Anton Edmunds, the Saint Lucian ambassador to the US, has announced that all citizens of Saint Lucian seeking Canadian visas should go to Canada’s High Commission in Barbados to submit their applications in addition to the already-existing embassy in Trinidad and Tobago. This announcement was released on Sunday, November 4, over the media where Edmunds […]

Canada’s New Policy Affects Nigerian Immigrants

Canada’s New Policy Affects Nigerian Immigrants

Nigerians make up a significant percentage of the thousands of people who cross into Canada from the United States seeking asylum. Since January 2017, there have been over 7,600 Nigerians who have entered Canada from the US. The trend started increasing at an alarming rate so much that the Canada government became so worried about […]

Canada Needs To Welcome More Skilled Immigrants

Canada Needs To Welcome More Skilled Immigrants

Every year, Canada welcomes roughly 100,00 immigrants, but according to a recent report, that’s not enough to keep the country going. Conference Board of Canada latest report reveals that Canada must welcome 415,000 immigrants every year until 2030 to boost the national economy and reverse aging population. The report also added that if Canada accepts […]

India ask Canada to relax visa rules for short term visas

India ask Canada to relax visa rules for short term visas

  There has been much talk about the impact of the changes to the H-1B visa in the United States on the Indian tech sector.  Proposed changes to the visa class, and the already announced changes are expected to heavily impact the tech sector and concerns have been raised by the government of India in […]

New Fast Track Visa System for Canada

The Canadian government has revealed plans to implement a fast-track visa and work permit system as part of their Global Skills Strategy which they hope will help to attract the best global talent to the country. The plans is to set a benchmark of between 10 to 14 days for processing the Global Skills visas […]

Canada announce visa free travel for Romania and Bulgaria

The government of Canada have officially announced that they will lift visa requirements for Romanian and Bulgarian travellers.  The two countries had made visa free travel to Canada a condition for supporting the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA). The visa waivers will not come into effect until 1st December 2017 but partial lifts for […]