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Canadian Immigration through Express Entry Is Back on Track

Earlier this year, Canadian immigration was experiencing backlogs. In other words, it was taking longer than necessary for newcomers to Canada to process their immigration applications.  The situation was so bad that at the end of July, over 1.3 million immigration applications had taken longer than the dictate of the Canadian government’s service standard. Canadian …

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Many Immigrants Granted Citizenship on Canada Day

Canadian Visa Expert: Many Immigrants Granted Citizenship on Canada Day

On the 1st of July 2022, Canada celebrated its 155th anniversary of confederation. That same day, an in-person ceremony was held for new Canadians to take their Oath of Citizenship. The in-person oath-taking ceremony was the first of its kind in the last two years. This year’s Canada Day holiday was such a great day …

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Inspiring Story of Canadian Athlete Who Won Olympic Gold

Three years ago, no one believed this slopestyle snowboarder from Canada would win an Olympic gold medal. Max Parrot went through chemotherapy treatments for six months to fight the Hodgkin’s lymphoma ravaging his body. He said he had no muscles, no energy, and no cardio. Parrots said the temptation to quit was strong and now …

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Candian Visa Expert’s Ideas for Holiday Activities

We at Canadian Visa Expert just love the holidays (well… who doesn’t?). We would like to wish you happy holidays! And also to share with you some of our favorite Canadian holiday activities, as was recently posted in statistics Canada. Have fun! Infographic by statistics Canada. For more information about migrating to Canada, you’re more …

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Immigrant Becomes Canada’s First Muslim Lt. Governor

Born in Uganda, Salma Lakhani has been named Canada’s first Muslim Lieutenant-Governor She has lived in Edmonton for over 40 years, CEO of an early childhood education center. She will be replacing Lois Mitchell as Alberta’s representative to the Queen. Ms. Lakhani has an honors degree in clinical biochemistry from the University of Manchester. In …

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Watch: Great Places for New Immigrants to Live in Canada

MoneySense recently published a report for helping new immigrants decide which Canadian city to make their home. The report has the same categories as their Best Places to Live ranking but added adjustments to reflect the interests and needs of immigrants. Extra points were given for a large percentage of residents who speak languages other …

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One Million Immigrants Wanted to Move to Canada by 2021

The Canadian Parliament has reported a goal to welcome over one million permanent residents by 2021, in addition to the 286,000 in 2017. The Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship reported, “Immigrants and their descendants have made immeasurable contributions to Canada, and our future success depends on continuing to ensure they are welcomed and well-integrated.” …

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