Canada Abroad

Your Simplified Guide to Express Entry

After twelve months of the Express Entry system, many are still unable to figure out the full process, documents required, eligibility criteria and how a Provincial Nomination works. We have therefore put together this simplified guide to Express Entry to assist those still struggling to understand how the program works and if they qualify. We have […]

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Express Entry Round #7 Throws a Curve Ball

On April 10th, 2015 Citizenship and Immigration Canada did their 7th draw under Express Entry and handed out 925 Invitations to Apply. For the third time in a row, Express Entry continued to select those without a job offer or a provincial nomination. The minimum score for selection in round 7 however increased for the first time […]

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Why are South Africans Choosing to Immigrate to Canada?

Canada Abroad Canadian Immigration Consulting conducted a survey of fifty-five South Africans who were thinking about emigrating from South Africa. They were asked why they would like to emigrate and which country they would like to immigrate to. The respondents were given a list of choices of why they would like to emigrate. They could […]

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How Can You Immigrate to Canada?

Many individuals think that it is impossible to immigrate to Canada or that it is too expensive or time consuming. The truth is it is cheaper to immigrate to Canada than other countries such as Australia, and with the new Express Entry system applications can be fully completed in as little as eight months. In order […]

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Express Entry Details Are Here!

New Ministerial Instructions were announced on December 1st, 2014 announcing changes in the way you will apply for the following applications: Federal Skilled Worker Class Federal Skilled Trades Class Canadian Experience Class Provincial Nominee Class As of January 1st, 2015 all applications will be applied for online unless you have a physical or mental disability, […]

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Happy Citizenship Week!

Did you know that starting today October 21st, 2013 Citizenship Week has officially begun in Canada? Citizenship Week will run from October 21st, 2013 to October 27th, 2013. There will be events across Canada which include Citizenship ceremonies and reaffirmation ceremonies. Also if you are in the area be sure to check out Niagara Falls […]

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