June 20, 2019

On June 16th, 2019, the Quebec Immigration Minister announced that Bill 9 had been adopted by Quebec's National Assembly.

By passing Bill 9, Immigration Minister Simon Jolin-Barrette obtained the power to cancel the 18,000 pending Quebec Skilled Workers applications tha...

June 16, 2019

The Quebec Skilled Workers Program has been constantly in the media headlines for the past month as Quebec's Immigration Minister Simon Jolin-Barette announced surprise reforms which would affect at least 18,000 submitted applications. 

If you had trouble keeping up wit...

May 24, 2019

The Global Talent Stream is an incentive for companies  to hire skilled and specialized foreign workers in order to scale up and grow.  It is also meant for companies to hire highly skilled foreign workers to fill specific positions listed in the Global Talent Occupati...

May 3, 2019

The Programme de l'Experience Québécoise (PEQ) has two separate streams for qualifying applicants to chose from:

1. The Quebec Diploma Graduates Stream

2. The Temporary Worker in Quebec Stream (open work permit, post-graduate work permit, Working Holiday, International C...

April 25, 2019

We explain 6 reasons why your visitor visa application to Canada might have been refused and how to re-apply.

April 9, 2019

A Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) is required for those seeking to obtain a work permit (closed) from their employer. The purpose of the LMIA is to determine if the employer meets the requirements to offer a job to a temporary foreign worker and if there are no...

April 2, 2019

Nova Scotia is becoming an increasingly popular destination for potential immigrants as the province has been nominating qualified candidates through Express Entry.  The Nova Scotia Labour Market Priorities stream selects candidates who can prove they meet the province...

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