Canada to Reject Refugees with Claims in Other Countries

Canada to Reject Refugees with Claims in Other Countries

A lot of asylum seekers are making their way through the Canada borders after the US have their claims as such the Canadian government has made a move to restrict such asylum seekers from entering the country. This crossings, especially through the US-Canada border, has become a controversial political issue. On Monday evening, amendments with […]

Canada Proposes Program Set to Boost New Entrepreneurs

Canada Proposes Program Set to Boost New Entrepreneurs

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) have launched a national call for proposals regarding Settlement and Resettlement Programs for newcomers as a show of its dedication towards ensuring A-level settlement services in the country. Since the last national call for proposals (CFP), several adjustments have been made to the CFP intake process to allow optimum […]

Canada’s Immigration Goals get Global Attention

Canada’s Immigration Goals get Global Attention

Canada has been on a global spotlight since it set a goal of issuing more than one million new permanent residency status before 2021 runs out. Media reports contain highlights of the three-year goal, which has made the country outstanding. A CNN report noted that while some Western countries like the US are doing a […]

Canada’s Minimum Required Settlement Fund Increased

Canada’s Minimum Required Settlement Fund Increased

There has been a slight increase to the required settlement funds affected by the Government of Canada for candidates by about 1.5% per family. The Government urges applicants to ensure that the change is visible in their profiles. Individuals who migrate to Canada alone would have their minimum settlement funds increased from $12,474 to $12,669. […]

Canada Extends its Biometric Rule to More Countries

Canada Extends its Biometric Rule to More Countries

With effect from December 31, 2018, Canada’s newly-introduced biometric — being the fingerprint and photo — requirement, will be extended to countries in the Americas, Asia, and the Asia Pacific. This project started in late July when Canada introduced the biometric program to citizens of European, African and Middle Eastern countries. The introduction of the […]

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 […]