End of leniency period for Electronic Travel Authorization ends next week

Travellers to Canada take note: November 3, 2016 – Ottawa, ON – The Government of Canada is reminding travellers to get the appropriate travel documents before booking a flight to Canada. Starting November 10, 2016, visa-exempt travellers (except United States [U.S.] citizens) will need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to board their flight to Canada. Canadian citizens, including [...]

“WalkFree.Org” – Let’s end slavery now!

“The fact that millions continue to be trapped in exploitative and dehumanizing conditions is a terrible stain on modern society” – Nisha Varia, Human Rights Watch.1 As Valentine’s Day approaches and stores line their shelves with cards and candies to celebrate the holiday, you may be considering buying a box of chocolates for your loved [...]

Getting Ready to Launch Express Entry

In-demand immigrants’ applications will be processed in six months or less December 1, 2014 — Ottawa — Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander today confirmed it’s one month and counting until Express Entry launches a new phase of active immigration recruitment to meet economic and labour market needs. Potential candidates can create their profile [...]