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Canadian Immigration News Briefs for Mid-April 2013

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The following is a summary of developments concerning Canadian Citizenship and Immigration that took place or were announced over the last two weeks.

Controversy Stirs Over RBC Foreign Worker Hires

Canada’s largest bank has in recent weeks come under fire for allegedly replacing Canadian workers with foreign hires. The Royal Bank of Canada, commonly known as RBC, denies this assertion. >>Read more…

New Immigrant Guide Released by Citizenship & Immigration Canada 

Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has released a revamped, updated immigration guide for new Canadian permanent residents. The handbook, called Welcome to Canada, is the official book given to help immigrants prepare for their move and navigate the first months in their new home. >>Read more…

Entrepreneur Start-Up Visa Launched April 1st  

Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has launched an exciting new pilot, the Entrepreneur Start-Up Visa program, on April 1st 2013. The program, which will connect promising foreign entrepreneurs to Canadian organizations that will assist in start-up operations, is the first of its kind in the world. >>Read more…



20 thoughts on “Canadian Immigration News Briefs for Mid-April 2013

  1. niloufer mirza

    can a poor orphan ethopian girl apply for canadian immigration

  2. Rinku Patel

    i wish to live and work in canada

  3. crishani

    i want to know, how i can apply for Canadian student visa?

  4. ajose micheal m

    i wish to work and live in Canada

  5. Labonya Prova Debnath

    I wish to live and work in Canada.


    I wish to work and live in Canada if given the chance. I feel that living in your country is really worthwhile and interesting. I would like also join my niece and her family at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

  7. hussain m elagamy

    hello, first thank u < second i want immigrate to canada to study and live

  8. ahmad odeh

    i wish to live and work for the rest of my life in canada

  9. Anonymous

    I had my hopes of coming to Canada after I submit my papers for documentation. Until this news came over the internet and like “Oh, my God!”, they changed the guidelines. This is an oh, so, so sad news.

  10. David

    I have been reading on another web site that come May things will become more easy to get
    citizenship for Canada .I am at present a general builder and a electrician ,my wife is a lawyer
    would this be a good time for us to apply.

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