Canadian Immigration Podcast

Canadian Immigration Podcast

Hosted by: Mark Holthe

This podcast is all about Canadian Immigration law, policy, and practice. Periodically Canadian immigration lawyer Mark Holthe will address various topics related to the Canadian immigration process. If you are...

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098: Top 6 Takeaways from Fraser's Strategy to Expand Transitions to PR

Yes, there is a lot of fluff in the Strategy to Expand Transitions to Permanent Residence and it’s mostly a rehashing of what has already been said. Yes, for the most part, the Minister intends to either expand or...
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097: How to Prepare a Reconsideration Request When your Visa is Refused

In this episode, Cedric Marin and Mark Holthe discuss how to prepare a Reconsideration request when your  Visa application is refused.    Reminders: The PGWP 18-Month Extension Course and Masterclass will open soon...
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096: Express Entry - should I add my CANADIAN SPOUSE as acompanying?

Want to know how to declare your Canadian Spouse in your Express Entry Application?Mark Holthe and Alicia Backman-Beharry discuss and give you step by step run down on how to declare a spouseincluding how to correct...
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095: How IRCC’s use of ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE might displace CHINOOK 2022

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094: New PGWP Extensions and Express Entry Draws

New PGWP EXTENSIONS and EXPRESS ENTRY DRAWS will be Starting in July. This is fantastic news for so many international students wondering what the future will hold for them in Canada.   Join Canadian Immigration...
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093: The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program Crash Course with Chanelle Rosenbaum

Mark Holthe and Chanelle Rosen Baum gives us a crash course on the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program. #Ontario INP Crash Course Check Alicia's Blog post on study permit refusal here:...
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092: Workforce Solutions Road Map (Great News For Foreign Workers in Canada)

2022 FOREIGN WORKERS in Canada! GREAT NEWS!!! The Workforce Solutions Road Map recently announced by the Government of Canada offers much-needed relief for Canadian employers. #FSW #Canada #Canadaimmigration Canada is...
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091: Top 10 Reasons for Student Permit Refusals

In this episode, we discuss the Top 10 Reasons for a Study Permit Canada visa refusal. We were joined by Alicia Backman-Beharry, who expounds on each item. If you want to study in Canada and are thinking of applying...
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090: Canadian Study Permits - Approval Ratings by DLI

Canadian Study Permit school approval ratings are something no one is talking about for Designated Learning Institutions. Have you ever wondered if it really matters which post-secondary school you attend in Canada?...
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089: All about getting a Job Offer in Canada

Welcome back to another episode of the Canadian Immigration Podcast. This episode is all about job offers. Many people out there are probably looking at Job Offers in Canada as their only way of immigrating to Canada...
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088: Afghan Crisis - Interview with a Judge trapped in Kabul

What this episode is about? In this episode of Immigration Nation, my good friend Robert Blanshay will be hosting a special episode about the ongoing crisis in Afghanistan and the impact it is having on those still...
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087: Credential Recognition and Other Challenges Faced by Newcomers

What this episode is about? In this episode I connected with Robert Leong, and we talked about many challenges faced by newcomers in Canada. One of the biggest challenges is credential recognition and continuing to...
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