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Quebec Immigration Processing: Why Such Long Delays?

Canada immigration news: Massive delays in the processing of Quebec immigration applications during the start of the COVID-19 were caused by the extensive use...

Ottawa hoping to snag 30,000 completed Parents and Grandparents Program applications

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada is hoping to bring in 30,000 completed applications for the Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP) after sending out 34,500...

Canada tells United Nations it will accept twice as many Afghans:...

Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino says Canada will accept twice as many Afghan refugees as it had previously announced, letting the world know at the...

Canada Immigration Numbers Fall Further Behind Ambitious Target In May

Canada recorded 17,115 new permanent resident arrivals in May, as immigration numbers dropped further behind the levels required to hit ambitious targets. The number of...

Canada Welcomes 21,000 New Immigrants In April, Lowest Month Of 2021

Canada welcomed 21,105 new permanent resident arrivals in April, the lowest total of 2021 although still the fourth-highest monthly total since COVID-19 travel restrictions...

Canada Sees 22,500 New Immigrants In March, Towards 2021 Target Of...

Canada saw 22,425 new permanent resident arrivals in March, the third-highest monthly immigration total since COVID-19 travel restrictions were imposed. The latest federal government figures...

Canada Will Hit 2021 Immigration Targets Despite COVID-19, Says Immigration Minister

Canada will hit its immigration targets for this year despite the COVID-19 global pandemic, which has slowed the arrival of newcomers to the country...

Ottawa Must End Lengthy Delays On Quebec Immigration Applications, Demands Province

Canada’s federal government must put an end to the lengthy delays in processing applications for permanent residency to Quebec, says the francophone province’s immigration...

New PR Pathway Set To Boost Canada’s Francophone Immigration Numbers

Until the COVID-19 pandemic struck, francophone immigration to Canada outside Quebec was on a steep incline, figures reveal. In the five years ending in 2019,...

Canada’s New PR Pathway For Graduates, Essential Workers Opens Noon Thursday

The details of six new pathways that will start Thursday, May 6 at noon to grant permanent residence for up to 90,000 temporary foreign...

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