Guidance for Employers of Temporary Foreign Workers Regarding COVID-19

Guidance for Employers of Temporary Foreign Workers Regarding COVID-19  Context Further to recent announcements by the Government of Canada to facilitate the entry of foreign workers while taking steps to minimize the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this document outlines the expectations for employers of temporary foreign workers. Like all Canadians, most temporary foreign workers [...]

By |2020-03-30T10:31:29-06:00March 30th, 2020|Blog Post|0 Comments

Temporary foreign workers who haven’t yet landed are now able to enter Canada by air

As promised, and indicated in our last post about Temporary Foreign Workers, the Government of Canada announced exemptions to the travel ban for the week beginning March 22. These exemptions were announced March 26th 2020.   Here is an excerpt from Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada:  “On March 20, 2020, the Government of Canada provided an update on [...]

By |2020-03-27T15:44:09-06:00March 27th, 2020|Blog Post|0 Comments

COVID-19 (Coronavirus): Take a break for a positive perspective

The novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and World Health Organization declared pandemic has truly catapulted the world into uncertain times. The rapid spread of this virus and the effects it has had on the economy are unprecedented in our lifetime. The entire shutdown of developed economies, large scale layoffs, and “social distancing” have all become new [...]

By |2020-03-27T15:42:10-06:00March 27th, 2020|Blog Post|0 Comments

Temporary Foreign Workers will be exempt from COVID-19 Canada Travel Ban

Though not exempt at this time (Mar 24th 2020), Temporary Foreign Workers will be permitted to travel to Canada, with further details to be announced later this week.  The Government of Canada has just released updates how COVID-19 is affecting Canada. The travel ban, announced on March 16th, 2020, is in effect until June 30th, 2020. It bars all non-essential [...]

By |2020-03-24T17:24:05-06:00March 24th, 2020|Blog Post|0 Comments

Update: Golden Visa to Canada for Hong Kong is Owner Operator LMIA

Update: March 23, 2020 Connie Kwok and her family have resettled to beautiful Calgary, Alberta, Canada.  Now Connie is assisting families from Hong Kong and overseas to follow their dream.  As Connie explains, now is a great time to immigrate to Canada by starting a business through the Owner Operator LMIA pathway.  Videos and information [...]

By |2020-03-23T08:58:16-06:00March 23rd, 2020|Blog Post|0 Comments

CIVS Canoscope (and Canada) is still open for business amidst COVID-19 threat 

March 19th, 2020  During this time, we are working with clients online via video conferencing, telephone conference and email. However, we are remaining fully operational throughout the Coronavirus outbreak and working from our secure premises to continue to provide the best service to our overseas clients. We are leveraging our expansive repertoire of technology to remain operational and serve our clients in the best manner possible while preventing the spread of Coronavirus. We are actively [...]

By |2020-03-19T17:33:17-06:00March 19th, 2020|Blog Post, News Releases|0 Comments

Congratulations Monty Singh on your 600 point provincial nomination and fast track into Federal Express Entry

  Sean McKinsley and Monty Singh in Lake Louise (2019) Congratulations Monty Singh on the precipice of your 600 point provincial nomination and fast track into Federal Express Entry!  Congratulations to Monty Singh, our friend and client, on the occasion of receiving today, March 19th, 2020, his Notification of Interest by the Province of Alberta as an Alberta Immigration Nominee Program (AINP) Express Entry selection. In [...]

By |2020-03-19T14:53:55-06:00March 19th, 2020|Blog Post, News Releases|0 Comments