Canada’s Largest Ever Express Entry DRAW With the Minimum CRS Requirements

During the latest draw, Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada invited 3,923 candidates to apply for Canadian immigration. This draw took place on 12, April 2017, which exhibited lowest CRS score in the history of Express Entry. This is the fifth time during 2017 that the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score has dropped to its minimum level. The…

What’s behind Australia’s new immigration rules?

The announcement that a new maternity hospital in Dublin may be managed by a religious order is generating much disquiet in Ireland; but here in secular Australia, a more secular controversy about this country’s proposed immigration reforms is raging. Last week, prime minister Malcolm Turnbull announced a tightening of the criteria for migrants seeking to…

Heavy tourist rush pushes Australia visa processing time to one month

Unlike visas of most countries, bagging an Australian stamp on the passport has always involved a long wait. Over the past few weeks, visa-processing time for this destination Down Under has only increased; it now takes a month. On March 31, the Australian High Commission sent a letter to travel agents saying that the visa…

All Romanians can go to Canada without visa from December 1

All Romanian citizens will be able to travel to Canada without a visa starting December 1, the Canadian ambassador in Romania, Kevin Hamilton, said on Thursday, March 30. Romanians who hold a valid visa for the U.S. or have received a visa for Canada in the last 10 years will be able to travel without…