Canada Abroad

Entrepreneur to be Selected in Ontario for the First Time

The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program has launched its online system for those wanting to lodge an Expression of Interest (EOI) for the Ontario Entrepreneur Stream. Ontario announced their Entrepreneurial Stream late last year but have not yet selected any applicants to date. Ontario has announced it will be doing its first draw of Entrepreneurs based on […]

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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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Opening a Business in Canada as a Permanent Resident

For those looking to immigrating to Canada there are various business options available depending on the type of business you would like to open and the amount of money you have to invest in a business. For some who are looking to move to Canada, the entrepreneurial programs are not an options for various reasons […]

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Avoid Being Scammed When Immigrating to Canada from South Africa

I wish I were exaggerating when I say that the amount of people seeking to move to Canada from South African has skyrocketed this year, but it has. With this increased interest in moving to Canada from South Africa the amount of immigration scams occurring in South Africa has also increased. When looking to move […]

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Express Entry Draw # 11

On June 26th, 2015 Citizenship and Immigration Canada did their 11th draw under Express Entry and handed out 1,575 Invitations to Apply. Many people have asked what they mean by “draw”. They simply use that term for when they select individuals from the Express Entry Pool based on their Comprehensive Ranking System Score. You can […]

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Get to Know Canada Abroad

There’s an Immigration Consultant from Canada Abroad living in Gauteng Canada Abroad is a Canadian Immigration Consulting Company based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Please do not confuse us with another company who has almost copied our name and operates out of Canada. We have no relations or affiliation with them. We have the only Regulated Canadian […]

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Ontario Express Entry Programs Open!

Ontario has announced two separate streams for those already in the Express Entry Pool. The first being the Opportunities Ontario: Human Capital Priorities Stream and the second being the Ontario Express Entry: French-Speaking Skilled Worker Stream. Ontario will be allowed to issue 2,700 nominations to those already in Express Entry. Candidates will be selected based […]

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Canada’s Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Class Opened May 25th

Citizenship and Immigration Canada has announced their Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Class will open for applications on May 25th, 2015. Under the new processes, they will only be accepting 60 complete applications before December 30, 2015. Foreign Nationals who meet the following requirements are eligible to apply: They intend to reside in any province other […]

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Express Entry Draw #9 Results Are In

On May 22nd, 2015 Citizenship and Immigration Canada did their 9th draw under Express Entry and handed out 1,361 Invitations to Apply. Many people have asked what they mean by “draw”. They simply use that term for when they select individuals from the Express Entry Pool based on their Comprehensive Ranking System Score. You can read […]

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Express Entry Round #8 – Back on Track

On April 17th, 2015 Citizenship and Immigration Canada did their 8th draw under Express Entry and handed out 715 Invitations to Apply. For the fourth 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 8 decreased this time as opposed […]

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