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Up to 5,000 applications will be soon be accepted for popular Canadian immigration program

On July 19, the government of the Canadian province of Quebec announced that its Quebec Skilled Worker program (QSWP) will open to receive up to 5,000 new applications as of August 16, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Standard (Montreal) Time. The intake period may remain open until August 22, though the intake cap is expected to be reached before that date.

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Downtown Montreal as viewed from Mount Royal in summerJusqu’à 5,000 demandes seront bientôt acceptées pour ce populaire programme d’immigration au Canada.

Le 19 juillet, le gouvernement de la province canadienne du Québec a annoncé que son Programme Régulier des Travailleurs Qualifiés (PRTQ) ouvrira afin de recevoir jusqu’à 5,000 nouvelles demandes à partir du 16 août, 2016 à 8:30 de l’heure normale de l’est (heure de Montréal). La période de prise de demandes pourra rester ouverte jusqu’au 22 août, bien qu’il soit prévu que le plafond de soumission sera atteint avant cette date.

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Lake Maligne in Alberta, CanadaThe past few weeks have been busy with respect to the Express Entry selection system for immigration to Canada, with four draws from the pool and many updates across the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) streams that are aligned with Express Entry. This mid-summer update provides a synopsis and analysis of all the latest events.

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Majors Hill Park in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada in summerA new report has highlighted Canada’s track record of safety and peace, with further developments that should enable a future improvement in its ranking. According to the report, such improvements will largely be the result of Canada’s progressive immigration policy.

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When we started our social media channels, we had the aim of reaching out to as many people as possible around the world. We wanted to bring the conversation to you, but we also wanted you to bring it to us — and you have. Our most active social media channel, Facebook, recently reached the 220,000 likes mark, but we’ve no intention of stopping there. Over the coming weeks and beyond, you are going to see more and more exclusive content on our page. So, what are you waiting for? Like us today!

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The following is a summary of developments concerning Canadian immigration and citizenship that have taken place over the past couple of weeks.

Our Canadian immigration news briefs bring you the latest news as it happens. When published, these articles are posted across our social media channels, including FacebookTwitterGoogle+ and LinkedIn.

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An aerial view of Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, CanadaIn the second of a summer mini-series on Canada’s Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs), CICNews.com is looking at immigration to Eastern Canada, specifically the provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador.

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