NEWS

  • Changes to Canadian Citizenship Act that might be passed Into Law by July 1
    Canada is moving closer to bringing new measures into law that would allow immigrants to apply for Canadian citizenship earlier and more easily than is currently the case. Changing the existing Citizenship Act is considered a centrepiece of the new Liberal government’s legislative agenda. The chair of the House Immigration Committee, ...
  • The complexities of the post-graduate work permit for international students
    Canada’s post-graduate work permit (PGWP) program allows international students who have completed certain Canadian post-secondary programs to obtain work permits after graduating. The work permits are open, meaning that the graduates can work for any employer in any Canadian province. It is a fantastic program that enhances the competiveness of Canadian post-secondary ...
  • Liberals unveil changes to contentious Citizenship Act
    The Liberal government has introduced new legislation to remove barriers to citizenship erected by its Conservatives predecessors while retaining and extending officials’ authority to deal with fraud. The changes, expected to be implemented this year, will provide greater flexibility for applicants trying to meet the requirements for citizenship and help immigrants ...