Quebec’s immigration minister is calling on Ottawa to put an end to the lengthy delays in processing applications for permanent residency to the francophone province. “It is deplorable that the delays are so long for these immigrants – who have already been selected by Quebec – to get their permanent residency,” tweeted Quebec Immigration Minister
2015-02-12 | 2015 FC 172 | IMM-5323-13 Barua v Canada (Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness) Principle Established: A foreign national applying for a work permit with the intention of eventually becoming a permanent resident can be validly excluded from Canada if it seems likely that he will not leave Canada upon the expiration of his work permit.
2015-01-06 | 2015 FC 13 | IMM-3613-13 Ebi v Canada (Citizenship and Immigration) Principles Established A settlement between an applicant and CIC does not constitute a court ordered settlement under 87.4(2) of the IRPA. An immigration decision made by operation of law cannot be contested on grounds of procedural fairness. Facts Ebi applied for judicial review of
2015-02-18 | 2015 FC 206 | IMM-446-14 Asoyan v Canada (Citizenship and Immigration) Principle Established Once an applicant indicates that she is having trouble receiving e-mails from CIC, it is CIC’s duty to ensure that the applicant receives all subsequent e-mails. Facts Asoyan applied for judicial review of CIC’s decision to reject her application for permanent residency.
2015-01-16 | 2015 FC 67 | IMM-4516-13 Ijaz v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration) Principle Established In the context of education received in a foreign country, there is ambiguity in the IRP regulations concerning whether educational qualification points should be awarded based on equivalent years of education or equivalent completed degrees. Facts Ijaz applied for judicial review of
Le NPD a critiqué les récents changements apportés au programme de travailleurs étrangers temporaires qui forceront beaucoup de gens en attente de résidence permanente à quitter le pays, et a demandé au gouvernement canadien de leur accorder une prolongation de séjour. Les modifications exigent que tous les travailleurs étrangers temporaires qui ont travaillé au Canada
Des milliers de pétitionnaires protesteront sur la Colline du Parlement le 1er mars, exhortant le gouvernement pour un audit de Citoyenneté et Immigration Canada, qui a un arriéré d’environ 10 000 demandes d’immigration des conjoints. Les pétitionnaires disent les longs retards mettent leur vie en attente, car ils doivent attendre tout en étant sans emploi
Plus d’immigrants ont choisi de faire de la Nouvelle-Écosse leur maison l’an dernier qu’à tout autre moment au cours des 10 dernières années, selon ce que le gouvernement provincial a déclaré lundi. Selon la déclaration de la ministre de l’Immigration, Lena Metlege Diab, 2661 immigrants se sont installés dans la province en 2014. Depuis 2004,
According to several experts, Canada’s new permanent residence application system will discourage top-level professionals and other highly skilled workers from coming to this country unless changes are made soon. The new Express Entry program, which came into effect on January 1, combines together workers wishing to apply for permanent residency in Canada. They submit an
In June last year many changes were made to Canada’s temporary foreign worker (TFW) program in an attempt to address the concern that foreigners were taking away jobs from the Canadian people. As a result of these changes, several foreign workers now face an April 1 deadline to leave Canada, with their employers scrambling to