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How to find an honest lawyer in Canada?

Follow these steps, and you will never shop the same again!   How to find an honest lawyer in Canada? The big question! This article is written from an immigration industry perspective, and in this industry, you also have consultants and paralegals. However, everything you find here in this article can be used throughout most…

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Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP)

Manitoba now has an “Expression of Interest” system, just like the Federal government’s Express Entry system.    Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) allows Manitoba to select foreign workers whose occupations are in high demand in the province, and also entrepreneurs and farmers who wish to invest in the province. If…

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Canadian Citizenship by Descent Tool

3 easy steps to find out if you are Canadian   If you are looking for simple answers for a solution to this all-important question, “Am I Canadian?”. Then read on… Step 1 – The simple tool Here is a simple chart explain things if you are a Canadian. Detailed explanation and alternative solution can…

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China Visa

Visit China [Public Domain] Canadians need a visa to travel to China.   Index Climate of China Culture of China Visas to China Embassy and Consulates of China in Canada Vaccines for China Travel Alerts for China Calling China Chinese Money Chinese Electric Information Emergency Information for Canadians in China Calling Canada from China Maps…

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International Education Strategy

Why Canada Needs You?   INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION STRATEGY (2014–2019) This latest iteration of Canada’s international education strategy is managed by the Trade Commissioner Service of Global Affairs Canada and has several key objectives amongst its many goals:   I: MORE STUDENTS FROM MORE COUNTRIES A key goal is to diversify the source countries for international students….

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Brazil visa

Canadian citizens and permanent residents need a visa to Brazil. The Brazil tourist visa covers leisure visits to the country for people visiting friends and relations or who wish to holiday there. Brazil tourist visas are limited to a fixed period of time and no business activity is allowed. The Brazil business visa covers both…

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Top ESL Schools in Canada

We’ll let you in on a secret. Canada is filled with English-as-a-Second-Language or ESL schools. In most medium sized cities, you’ll find one or more institutes specializing in English courses. Additionally, ESL courses are available at regular high-schools, community colleges, and even at universities. The abundance of options is understandable given how important foreign skilled…

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Tuition and Living Expenses for Foreign Students in Canada

Canadian tuition is very reasonable at most post-secondary schools in Canada. If you’re a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada. However, international students pay around 3 times the tuition that a Canadian or permanent resident pays. Is that fair? Perhaps not. Is it reasonable? That depends on what you compare it to. Compared…

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Minors Studying in Canada & Custodianship

While most international students studying at the post-secondary level in Canada are no longer minors, it can sometimes be the case that a first-year (or even a second-year) student is below what we call the Age of Majority in Canada. If you are below the Age of Majority, you are legally considered a minor and…

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Who Doesn’t Need a Study Permit?

The following people normally do not need a study permit for post-secondary studies in Canada. Please note that short-term studies of 6 or less months NOW NEED a study permit due to COVID concerns. This may change back to no longer needing a study permit for these short-term studies, but for now, you need a…

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Marrying and Sponsoring a Cayman Islands Citizen

Marriage to a Cayman Island Citizen Every country has its own laws that apply to its citizens marrying a person from a different country. Getting married to a Cayman Islands citizen with the goal of eventually bringing them to Canada to live is a process with many steps.  You must demonstrate to Cayman Islands officials…

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Marrying and Sponsoring a Cape Verdian

A group of Islands located in the Northern Atlantic Ocean west of Senegal The weather is temperate warm and dry summers, but precipitation is erratic and minimal. Prolonged drought accompanied by seasonal Harmattan winds produce dust that causes hampered visibility, the Islands are also seismically active.   Marriage to a Cape Verdian Citizen Every country…

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