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Good News For Canada Investor Immigration

Canada, 26th February: Here is great news for aspirants of Canada Immigrant Investor Program immigration. Yes, the news is that Canada Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Scheme has been offered extension till April 2015. Canada Extends Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Program—Canada Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Program has been given extension till April 2015. […]

New Bars in Place for Sponsorship

Canada is now rectifying some flaws it had in its earlier Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations policy, which was formulated to protect family members who migrate under the Family Class, from being subject to family violence, by preventing sponsors who are convicted of violence and sexual offence against family members, from sponsoring other members of […]

US Work Permits for US H-1B Visa Holders’ Spouses

United States, 25th February: The US administration has announced giving US Work Permits to spouses of some US Highly skilled immigrants on temporary visas. For long, many tech firms have been urging the US to offer US Work permits to spouses of US work visa holders in the US. US work permits to US work […]

Reduced UK Visa Processing Times Announced

United Kingdom, 19th February: The UK Embassy has announced reduced UK visa processing times to just around 3 to 5 days. And in some cases, the UK visa processing times are as less as 24 hours. UK 24-hour visa service in Philippines—The UK has announced launch of 24 hour visa service in the Philippines. This […]

British Irish Visa Launched In India

United Kingdom, 18th February: Are you desirous of visiting the UK and Ireland? Well, its now possible on a single visa. Yes, that’s quite true. Single Visa for visiting UK and Ireland—Indians wanting to visit the UK and Ireland don’t need to have different visas. Rather, they will be able to do so by having […]

Foreign Candidates Discriminated as Canadian Employers Settle for English Names

Canada presents the picturesque poster of multiculturalism, but at the same time, there is a strong undercurrent of intolerance that is flowing. It is found that an English name is chosen over an ethic name in the process of employing a promising candidate. People other than those who have English names are being antagonized. New […]

The Parent and Grandparent Sponsorship Program (PGP)

A special immigration program launched on January 2, 2014 allows permanent residents of Canada to sponsor foreign parents or grandparents. Five Thousand applications are now being accepted by the government under the Parent and Grandparent Sponsorship Program (PGP).  There are two programs through which Canadian citizens and permanent residents can bring their family members: the […]

A Thriving “Shadow Employment” System Bypassing the US Congress Mandate

The US is undoubtedly a country with the most number of immigrants. Millions of immigrants seeking to settle in the land of dreams try all possible means to get in and get settled. Many millions have successfully ‘migrated’ and settled illegally. But there are enough loopholes in the system that allows most of them to […]

UK Biometric Residence Permits Mandatory for First Time Applicants

United Kingdom, 9th February: All first-time UK visa applicants will now be required to get UK Biometric Residence Permits. This has been announced by the UK government in a latest announcement. UK BRPs required for all first-time UK visa applicants—The latest UK visa ruling requires not just non-EEA nationals but all first-time UK visa applicants […]

Racism in Canada

In today’s society, a person discriminates someone just because they look different. They are quick to judge based on the narrow minded concepts that are fed into their minds. Every single day people are discriminated by the color of their skin. But, as the popular saying goes, you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover. […]