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Quebec Now Accepting Applications Under Collective Sponsorship Program For Refugees Abroad

Quebec immigration has opened a four-week application window for its collective sponsorship program for refugees abroad. In this first intake period under the program this...

Persecuted Yazidi Refugees and ISIS Victims Subject Of New Canada Immigration...

Canada’s immigration department is helping refugees fleeing ISIS terrorists – especially the much-persecuted Yazidis – under a new policy expected to help more of...

Canada Confirms Record Month For Immigration Since Start of COVID-19

January was a record month for Canada immigration since the start of the COVID-19 crisis, with 24,665 new permanent resident admissions, according to new...

Canada Immigration Drops In December, Down Nearly Half In 2020 As...

The second, harsher wave of the COVID-19 pandemic pushed immigration to Canada down to its lowest level since April last year in December, thanks...

Expert Says Canada Citizenship Numbers Set To Explode Later This Year

Canada is likely to see an explosion in the number of permanent residents getting their Canadian citizenship later this year or early next year,...

Canada’s 15,000 New Immigrants In October Less Than Half 2019 Figure

Canada’s immigration levels remain well down in 2019, with just over 15,000 newcomers arriving in October, the latest figures show. With restrictions in place due...

New Online Platform Sees Canadian Citizenship Knowledge Tests Resume

Canada is resuming citizenship knowledge tests online, eight months after they were suspended due to the coronavirus crisis. A new online platform was launched by...

Canada Immigration Limited to 15,000 in September Due to Coronavirus Restrictions

Travel restrictions in place due to the coronavirus pandemic continued to dramatically impact Canada’s permanent resident arrivals in September. The 15,000 newcomers arriving in September...

Canadian Citizenship Knowledge Tests: When Will They Resume Amid Coronavirus?

Applicants for Canadian citizenship are calling for knowledge tests placed on hold since March because of the coronavirus pandemic to resume. Many permanent residents applying...

New Figures Show Canada Permanent Resident Numbers Dropped Again in August

The recovery seen in the aftermath of the first wave of coronavirus stuttered for a second consecutive month in August, as Canada immigration numbers...

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