In an important development, the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, has announced the launch of the first-ever STEM round for category-based selection in the Express Entry system.
In an effort to ensure a smooth immigration process for candidates applying through Express Entry, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has recently introduced an update regarding the proof of funds requirement.
Modifications have been proposed to Canada’s Express Entry system, which would change the way foreign workers are selected to be invited to apply for permanent residency. Under current rules, the immigration minister does not have the ability to invite candidates from the Express Entry pool based upon certain work experience, educational credentials, or language skills. […]