Tag Archives: Canada

All Canadian working holiday visas gone

Canada Visa Gone

The very highly anticipated second round of 3,850 visas available under the International Experience Canada program were all taken in around 30 minutes this evening, implying that anyone who was unsuccessful will have to wait until next year to apply again. The application system for the remaining permits opened at 9pm, but by 9.45pm a note had been posted on ...

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Canada: Canadians power down for Earth Hour

earth hour canada

Canadians across the country participated in the 8th annual Earth Hour event by switching off their lights on Saturday for an hour as part symbolic stand against climate change globally. Organisations such as Toronto’s CN Tower and government-owned utility NB Power also participated in the event. So much was the effect that Toronto Hydro tweeted of a power usage drop ...

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Alien, UFO sightings in Canada

Alien UFO Canada

UFO sightings in Canada are sky high, hitting a total only seen once before in the past 25 years. According to the Canadian UFO Survey released Tuesday by Winnipeg-based UFOlogy Research of Manitoba, there were 1,180 UFO sightings reported in 2013, which means an average of three each day. This is the second-highest number recorded in Canada in the past 25 years. The peak year was 2012, ...

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Chinese investor visa applicants to sue Canadian immigration

Canada Visa Chinese

A group of Chinese citizens are considering suing the Canadian government after it terminated the Immigrant Investor Program (IIP). The citizens had applied for Canadian visas and were disappointed when Canada scrapped the IIP in February. All applications were terminated and the Government fees returned to about 65,000 people who were waiting for visas. ‘There’s a doctrine of legitimate expectation. ...

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Canada Visa Process and New Visa Rules

Canada Visa Rules

The Canadian High Commission said in a news release yesterday that the application procedure for temporary resident visas at the High Commission of Canada in T&T has changed. Now a temporary resident visa is required to visit Canada for a temporary purpose such as: tourism, a visit with family or friends, or a business trip. The High Commission said, “Effective Tuesday, ...

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UFO sighting scares Ottawa area couple

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People in Barrhevan, a suburb of Ottawa, were scared after sighting an orange, star-like object in the sky, on 18 March, 2014 at 8:30 PM. This report has been obtained from a testimony included in the database of Mutual UFO Network (MUFON), published on 19 March, 2014. The witness begins the report by describing what he was doing at the ...

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Canada visa immigration for wealthy Chinese, admits immigration Chief

canada visa immigration

Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris admitted yesterday that the flouting of residency rules by mainlanders was definitely one of the reasons why its investor visa scheme was axed though it was not the major reason and Chinese migrants would still find Canada’s door open for them. To the despair of many Mainland investor applicants, Canada scrapped its investor visa ...

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Canada Visas for All

Canadian Visa Immigration

Canada has upgraded its single-entry visa to multiple-entry for Chinese visitors so that they do not make repeated applications and pay processing fees each time. The new policy applicable since 6th February also allows qualified visitors to stay in Canada for up to six months at a time for a maximum of 10 years. “The government of Canada is committed ...

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Revised Hip Hop National Anthem as envisioned by Lee Reed

Hip-Hop-National-Anthem

We are completely overwhelmed and delighted to bring you the revised national anthem as envisioned by the hip hop artist Lee Reed. Basically, Lee Reed, the man behind this work, belongs to Hamilton, Ontario and is a veteran of the independent music scene. Since the past 20 years, Reed has been stomping stages and studios with his unique brand of ...

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