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We would like to inform that on July 9th, 2021, the Government of Canada announced a new measure, extending the Student Direct Stream program to applicants living in the following countries: • Antigua and Barbuda• Brazil• Colombia• Costa Rica• Peru• St. Vincent and the Grenadines• Trinidad and Tobago The Student Direct Stream program is a […]

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Today the Government of Canada announced a new pathway to permanent residence for over 90,000 essential workers and international student graduates who are actively contributing to Canada’s economy. Starting May 6, 2021, this pathway will allow eligible international graduates, who studied in Canada, as well as temporary workers in health care and other essential occupations, […]

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This Friday, December 11, the New Youth Mobility Agreement of Canada’s International Experience was signed; a bilateral agreement between Canada and Italy that aims to facilitate access to the international labour market for young people of both nationalities. With the new agreement, Italians between the ages of 18 and 35 can work for 12 months […]

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The Government of Canada announced that as of November 21st, 2020, travellers whose final destination is Canada will be required to submit their information upon and after entry into the country through the app ArriveCAN. This includes travel and contact information, quarantine plans (unless exempted under conditions set out in the Mandatory Isolation Order), and […]

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The Ministry of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship announced yesterday, October 27th, that French-speaking and bilingual candidates will receive additional points under the Express Entry system. According to the minister Marco Mendicino, the decision will help deliver the government’s commitment to reach the target of 4.4% French-speaking immigrant admissions outside Quebec by 2023. Last year, the percentage of […]

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Since the beginning of the pandemic (COVID-19), the Government of Canada has established several travel restrictions that directly impacted foreigners who planned to come to the country. In order to assist international students outside of Canada, the government announced yesterday, October 20th, the list of Designated Learning Institutions (DLIs) with COVID-19 readiness plans approved by […]

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The Government of Canada announced today, in addition to the travel restrictions already implemented since the beginning of the pandemic (COVID‑19), new border measures to support families that have been distanced while protecting the public health of the country. In order to enhance quarantine monitoring, the government is increasing the use of digital forms and […]

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The biometrics collection is no longer required for Canadian Permanent Residence applicants that previously provided their biometrics within the 10-year period before the date on which they submitted their current permanent residence application.  This was announced on September 22nd, 2020 and is valid for pending and new permanent residence applications. According to the Government of […]

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