The provisions of the CETA came into force on September 21.
September 22, 2017
On January 27, 2017, President Trump signed an executive order entitled Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States.
January 31, 2017
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has introduced an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) initiative to pre-screen visa-exempt foreign nationals travelling to or transiting through Canada by air.
November 10, 2016
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has announced that it plans to reduce visa and work permit processing times for certain workers to two weeks and introduce a short-term work permit exemption for intracompany transferees and experts who will work in Canada for fewer than 30 days per year.
November 08, 2016
As of March 15, 2016, certain travellers from Mexico, Brazil, Bulgaria and Romania will no longer require a temporary resident visa (TRV) to enter Canada.
November 04, 2015
Following British Columbia, Ontario is the second province to launch a provincial nominee program through the federal government’s new Express Entry.
June 23, 2015
Effective August 1, 2015, the electronic travel authorization program will be implemented in Canada.
June 09, 2015
On February 21, 2015, changes to the International Mobility Program will come into force.
February 19, 2015